Upper elementary and early middle school students looking for a guide about voting in America can look no further then this new series. Written in easy-to-read narrative , these four titles introduces readers to the background and history of the Democratic and Republican Parties, along with fascinating information about notable party members and the ever-changing platforms through the years.Written for readers ages 8-12 years old.
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Gr 3-5-The highs and lows of American politics, past and present, are streamlined and made accessible to young readers in these titles. Each one is organized chronologically, making it clear that politics in America is not only lively and changeable but full of historical significance. Process focuses on modern-day voter qualifications, how the Electoral College works, term limits for various offices, and youth involvement in politics. Rights explores early definitions of the word "voter" and how those interpretations shaped political involvement for blacks and women. Republican and Democratic trace the evolution of party politics and include election platforms through the years. Color photos, maps, reproductions, and charts complement the concise, well-written texts. Dynamic, informative introductions.α(c) Copyright 2011. Library Journals LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Media Source, Inc. No redistribution permitted.
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Book Description Mitchell Lane Publishers, 2012. Library Binding. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111612282601