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0241412854
Book:Politics is...; written by Simon Adams [and six others]; editorial consultant, Professor Paul Kelly:2020 Book Politics is...; written by Simon Adams [and six others]; editorial consultant, Professor Paul Kelly
Politics is...; written by Simon Adams [and six others]; editorial consultant, Professor Paul Kelly
Author: Adams, Simon
Year: 2020
Language: English
Type: Book
Class Number: 320
Publisher: Dorling Kindersley Limited, 2020
Physical or Electronic: Physical
ISBN: 9780241412855
Notes:
How do ideas make the world go round? What is populism? What are the political left and right? What's the difference between capitalism and communism, or democracy and dictatorship? Who really holds the power? Can everyone have freedom of speech? And what does all this mean for you? Find out the answers in this book, which unpacks the complicated language and often messy world of politics. The book looks at the beliefs of political thinkers, leaders, and activists from around the world, covers the key branches of government, and examines authority.
Extent: 160 pages, illustrations (black and white, and colour), 24 cm, p
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