This all-encompassing encyclopedia provides a broad perspective on U.S. politics, culture, and society, but also goes beyond the facts to consider the myths, ideals, and values that help shape and define the nation. ac Offers approximately 225 entries covering U.S. politics, culture, society, and beliefs ac Includes an introductory overview of the forces that have shaped and continue to shape American political culture and a concluding essay that gathers key thematic threads and looks toward the future ac Covers the myriad ways in which American political culture influences other aspects of American society ac Examines how cultural symbols and beliefs are manipulated to advance political interests and establish government authority ac Connects new issues such as social media and sexual politics with the political cultureMany environmentalists do not think this is extensive enough and believe that large environmental impacts can be considered pollution even if ... Another type of air pollution is dangerous gases such as sulfur dioxide, carbon monoxide, nitrogen oxides, and other chemical vapors. ... How much of a given chemical is naturally emitted versus how much of the emission is from human actions is a subjectanbsp;...
|Title||:||American Political Culture|
|Author||:||Ted G. Jelen, Mark J. Rozell, Michael Shally-Jensen|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2015-04-28|