US Government and Civics
United States Government and Politics includes an account of the general government as established by the Constitution, of the state governments which preceded or came after it and their constitutions; as well as, the ancient and modern foundations, scriptural and secular on which these governments and constitutions rested. Key terms and concepts typically tested on the AP US Government and Politics Exam will be reviewed. Recommended for 11th -12th graders.
This course is taught in the Spring semester only.
Required Texts :
Basic American Government by Clarence B. Carson ISBN 1-931789-19-3
AP US Government and Politics Crash Course ISBN-13: 978-0-7386-0809-9
Complete Idiot’s Guide to U.S. Government and Politics by Franco Scardino
Black Like Me by John Howard Griffin
Selecting a President by Eleanor CliftAre You Liberal? Conservative? Or Confused? by Richard J. Maybury