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Product Description: In vast swathes of America, the sacredness of the Second Amendment has become a political third rail, never to be questioned. Gun rights supporters wear tri-cornered hats, wave the stars and stripes, and ask what would have happened if the revolutionaries had been unarmed when the British were coming...read more

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9780190228583 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 11, 2015, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In vast swathes of America, the sacredness of the Second Amendment has become a political third rail, never to be questioned.

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Product Description: One of the hottest topics in contemporary culture is happiness. The explanation for this current fixation seems to lie in the contrary phenomenon―unhappiness. Despite the fact that we have tremendous access to every imaginable form of entertainment, we experience a pervading sense of insecurity, emptiness, and malaise amid sporadic peak experiences...read more

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9781586179564 | Ignatius Pr, April 21, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: One of the hottest topics in contemporary culture is happiness.

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Product Description: Content instructors trust and features that show students that politics is relevant―in a low-priced, brief text.We the People, Tenth Essentials Edition, is ideal for showing students that politics is relevant to their lives and that their participation in politics matters...read more

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9780393937053 | 10th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, December 29, 2014), cover price $99.40 | About this edition: Content instructors trust and features that show students that politics is relevant―in a low-priced, brief text.
9780393921106 | 9 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, December 20, 2012), cover price $95.85 | About this edition: Content instructors trust―in a low-priced, very brief textWe the People is the best text for showing students that politics is relevant to their lives and that political participation matters―especially in the digital age.

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Product Description: Politics is relevant. The best book for engaging students in American politics is also the most effective for helping students study and learn. We the People emphasizes the ways that government and politics matter and the ways that people can get involved in politics and influence government...read more
By Robert J. Spitzer (contributor)

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9780393935653 | 8 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, December 14, 2010), cover price $85.20 | About this edition: Politics is relevant.

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Product Description: Spitzer's classic study of presidential power, The Presidency and Public Policy examines the annual domestic legislative programs of US presidents from 1954-1974 to show how and in what ways the characteristics of their proposals affected their success in dealing with Congress (success being defined as Congress's passing the presidents' legislative proposals in the forms offered)...read more

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9780817357467 | Univ of Alabama Pr, October 26, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Spitzer's classic study of presidential power, The Presidency and Public Policy examines the annual domestic legislative programs of US presidents from 1954-1974 to show how and in what ways the characteristics of their proposals affected their success in dealing with Congress (success being defined as Congress's passing the presidents' legislative proposals in the forms offered).

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Product Description: With public perception of gun violence at an all-time high, this edition of Encyclopedia of Gun Control and Gun Rights is a must-have resource for all libraries. Providing 300-plus entries of in-depth coverage, this encyclopedia is exceptional for its bal

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9781592376728 | 2 edition (Grey House Pub, May 30, 2011), cover price $165.00 | About this edition: With public perception of gun violence at an all-time high, this edition of Encyclopedia of Gun Control and Gun Rights is a must-have resource for all libraries.

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Product Description: With the incredible popularity of recent books championing agnosticism or atheism, many people might never know that such books almost completely ignore the considerable evidence for theism uncovered in both physics and philosophy over the past four decades...read more

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9780802863836 | Eerdmans Pub Co, April 15, 2010, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: With the incredible popularity of recent books championing agnosticism or atheism, many people might never know that such books almost completely ignore the considerable evidence for theism uncovered in both physics and philosophy over the past four decades.

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Product Description: Gun control is one of the most enduringly controversial issues in modern American politics. For the first time this book compiles a comprehensive array of documents that explain and illuminate the historical and contemporary context of the modern gun debate...read more

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9780313345661 | Greenwood Pub Group, March 20, 2009, cover price $94.00 | About this edition: Gun control is one of the most enduringly controversial issues in modern American politics.

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Product Description: This book is a sweeping indictment of the legal profession in the realm of constitutional interpretation. The adversarial, advocacy-based American legal system is well suited to American justice, in which one-sided arguments collide to produce a just outcome...read more

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9780521896962 | 1 edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, April 30, 2008), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: This book is a sweeping indictment of the legal profession in the realm of constitutional interpretation.

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Product Description: Fr. Spitzer, President of Gonzaga University and a highly regarded spiritual teacher and writer, presents a practical, yet rich guide for helping busy people develop a regular and deeper prayer life. Based on many successful retreats and seminars he has given to much acclaim over the years, this brilliant Jesuit priest presents five essential means through which the contemplative and active aspects of our lives can be fused together for a stronger spiritual life...read more

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9781586172015 | Ignatius Pr, March 1, 2008, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Fr.

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Product Description: State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 1The Politics of State Constitutional ReformState Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 2Drafting State Constitutions, Revisions, and AmendmentsState Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 3The Agenda of State Constitutional Refor...read more
By Robert J. Spitzer (editor), G. Alan Tarr (editor) and Robert F. Williams (editor)

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9780791470022 | State Univ of New York Pr, June 1, 2007, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: State Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 1The Politics of State Constitutional ReformState Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 2Drafting State Constitutions, Revisions, and AmendmentsState Constitutions for the Twenty-first Century, Volume 3The Agenda of State Constitutional Reform

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