TEXAS POLITICS: IDEAL AND REALITY critically compares Texas government and politics to the concepts of democratic theory by raising three main themes: democratic ideals, conservatism, and conflict. Lively presentation of material encourages students to consider controversial issues and debates. In the 2015-2016 Edition, new policy coverage, updates reflecting the Texas legislative session that ended in June 2014, and new aTexas Politics and Youa features that ask students to become directly involved in current and contentious issues, often through social media, keep this book cutting edge. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Examples would be the graduated income tax and affirmative action programs. poverty threshold The level of income below which a family is officially ... It is established annually as the basis for determining eligibility for a variety of social programs. Also called the federal poverty line. ... In short, for reasons that wereanbsp;...
|Title||:||Texas Politics 2015-2016|
|Author||:||Charldean Newell, David Prindle, James Riddlesperger|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2015-01-01|