Brief Reading List in American Government
- ABRAHAM, HENRY J.
Justices and Presidents: A Political History of Appointments to the Supreme Court,
2nd ed., Oxford University Press, 1985
- BOWEN, CATHERINE D.
Miracle at Piladelphia: The Story of the Constitutional Convention,
May to September 1787,
Little, Brown and Co., 1986
- BUSH, ROD, ed.
The New Black Vote: Politics and Power in Four American Cities,
Synthesis Publications, 1984
- ELAZAR, DANIEL J.
American Federalism: A View from the States,
3rd ed., Harper and Row, 1984
- EPSTEIN, DAVID F.
The Political Theory of "The Federalist,"
University of Chicago Press, 1984
- EPSTEIN, LEON
Political Parties in the American Mold,
University of Wisconsin Press, 1989
- FISHER, LOUIS
Politics of Shared Power,
2nd ed., Congressional Quarterly, Inc., 1985
- FRIEDMAN, LAWRENCE M.
American Law: An Introduction,
W.W. Norton and Co., Inc., 1985
- FRISCH, MORTON J., ed.
American Political Thought: The Philosophic Dimension of Amarican Statesmanship,
2nd ed., F.E. Peacock Publishers, Inc., 1983
- GALAMBOS, LOUIS, ed.
The New American State: FederaL Bureaucracies and Policies Since World War II,
Johns Hopkins University Press, 1987
- GRABER, DORIS
Mass Media and American Politics,
3rd ed., Congressional Quarterly, Inc., 1988
- GREENSTEIN, FRED
Leadership in the Modern Presidency,
Harvard University Press, 1988
- JEWELL, MALCOLM E. and SAMUEL C. PATTERSON
The Legislative Process,
4th ed., Random House, Inc., 1985
- LINEBERRY, ROBERT L.
Government in America: People, Politics and Policy,
4th ed., Scott, Foresman and Co., 1989
- LUNCH, WILLIAM M.
The Nationalization of American Politics,
University of California Press, 1987
- 0'BRIEN, DAVID M.
Storm Center: The Supreme Court in American Politics,
W.W. Norton and Co., Inc., 1986
- PAINE, THOMAS
Common Sense, The Rights of Man, and Other Essential Writings of Thomas Paine,
New American Library, 1984
- PATTERSON, SAMUEL C.
A More Perfect Union: Introduction to American Government,
4th ed., Brooks/Cole, 1989
- POLSBY, NELSON and AARON WILDAVSKY
Presidential Elections: Contemporary Strategies of American Electoral Politics,
7th ed., Free Press, 1988
- PRICHETT, C. HERMAN
Constitutional Civil Liberties,
- RIPLEY, RANDALL
Congress: Process and Policy,
4th ed., W.W. Norton and Co., Inc., 1988
- R0SSITER, CLINTON, ed.
The Federalist Papers, by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison and John Jay,
New American Library, 1961
- SMITH, HEDRICK
The Power Game: How Washington Really Works,
Random House, 1988
- S0RAUF, FRANK J. and PAUL A. BECK
Party Politics in America,
6th ed., Scott, Foresman and Co., 1988
- VAN HORN, CARL E.
State of States,
Congressional Quarterly, Inc., 1989
- WILSON, JAMES Q.
American Government: Institutions and Policies,
4th ed., D.C. Heath and Co., 1989
- WOLL, PETER, ed.
American Government: Readings and Cases,
9th ed., Little, Brown and Co., 1987