Understanding Politics & Government (Usborne)
This text provides a fundamental understanding of political theory and how various forms of government work. Topics include identifying the distinctions between various kinds of government, understanding how elections work, voting and citizenship duties, the role of the media in politics, and the quest for human rights. A brief section also includes information about how to debate political issues with others. Numerous illustrations and clear/concise captions make this full-color resource informative and easy for even struggling learners to comprehend. 128 pgs, hc. ~ Mike
Understanding politics is essential to understand the world around you. Learn about all types of government, how laws are decided upon and applied to countries, find out how the election process works, and who gets to decide who rules a country! Children and adults alike will find this book interesting and approachable thanks to its "dip-in and out" style.