Essentials of UK Politics

Author: Andrew Heywood

Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan

ISBN: N.A

Category: Political Science

Page: 328

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A new textbook for the AS level in government and politics covering all topics in the Edexcel and AQA syllabi and the core requirements of other boards. It is packed with features to aid learning and revision.

Essentials of UK Politics

Author: Andrew Heywood

Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education

ISBN: 1137530766

Category: Political Science

Page: 400

View: 9247

Updated to cover the period up to and including the 2015 General Election, the new edition of this best-selling AS-level text covers all topics in the Edexcel and AQA syllabi and the core requirements of other boards. Written by a top textbook author and chief examiner, it is packed with features to aid learning and revision.

Essentials of Political Ideas

Author: Andrew Heywood

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 1137611685

Category: Ideology

Page: N.A

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This new textbook from best-selling politics author Andrew Heywood investigates the ideas that have dominated political thinking across the globe, and examines the different ways in which they have been interpreted and reinterpreted. Written in an accessible and engaging style, it covers the key ideological traditions, offering an exposition of their history and development, their core themes and internal divisions and their impact on contemporary political behaviour, movements, parties and governments. This new introduction is written specifically for the new A Level syllabus in Political Ideas and covers all the issues and topics in the Edexcel and AQA specifications. It includes a range of useful features to help students develop and apply their understanding of ideas, ideologies and thinkers.

Aiming for an A in A-level Politics

Author: Sarra Jenkins

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 1510423923

Category: Political Science

Page: 96

View: 7259

Exam Board: AQA, Edexcel, WJEC/Eduqas Level: A-level Subject: Politics First teaching: September 2017 First exams: Summer 2019 Master the skills you need to set yourself apart and hit the highest grades; this year-round course companion develops the higher-order thinking skills that top-achieving students possess, providing step-by-step guidance, examples and tips for getting an A grade. Written by experienced author and teacher Sarra Jenkins, Aiming for an A in A-level Politics: Helps you develop the 'A grade skills' of analysis, evaluation, creation and application Takes you step by step through specific skills you need to master in A-level Politics, so you can apply these skills and approach each exam question as an A/A* candidate Clearly shows how to move up the grades with sample responses annotated to highlight the key features of A/A* answers Helps you practise to achieve the levels expected of top-performing students, using in-class or homework activities and further reading tasks that stretch towards university-level study Perfects exam technique through practical tips and examples of common pitfalls to avoid Cultivates effective revision habits for success, with tips and strategies for producing and using revision resources Supports the major exam boards, outlining the Assessment Objectives for reaching the higher levels under the AQA, Edexcel and WJEC/Eduqas specifications.

Essentials of British Politics Today

Author: Bill Jones

Publisher: Manchester University Press

ISBN: 9780719079399

Category: Political Science

Page: 256

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A successor to the classic British Politics Today (written with Dennis Kavanagh) which has sold over 120,000 copies, this new book addresses a similar task. It aims to condense the complexities of British politics into a short manageable form for students at undergraduate level and above. It would also serve well anyone wishing to quickly acquire a good working knowledge of how the British political system works and has changed over recent decades. The book covers the whole range of the core areas and the succinctly written text is illustrated with plentiful diagrams, tables and figures. Each chapter provides a coherent summary of the topic concerned and leads the reader on to further reading in longer, more detailed works. This is the best short book on British politics available and offers excellent value to the student purchaser.

The Essentials of Parliamentary Democracy

Author: Reginald Bassett

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 9780714615479

Category: Political Science

Page: 214

View: 9041

First Published in 1964. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Essentials of the English Legal System

Author: John Wheeler

Publisher: Pearson Education

ISBN: 9781405811675

Category: Law

Page: 391

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The features also include: examines recent developments in law reform and the Law Commission; and colour diagrams and actual forms help students visualise processes and structures, enabling quicker understanding and retention. A Companion Website updates to the book, advice on how to use law resources, approaches to the progress tests, weblinks, and lecturer resources including powerpoint slides and seminar activities. John Wheeler MA LLM BSc ACIB Cert Ed is a Senior Lecturer in Law at the University of Surrey, Roehampton.

Essentials of Strategic Intelligence

Author: Loch K. Johnson

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 1440832285

Category: Political Science

Page: 498

View: 8322

A highly valuable resource for students of intelligence studies, strategy and security, and foreign policy, this volume provides readers with an accessible and comprehensive exploration of U.S. espionage activities that addresses both the practical and ethical implications that attend the art and science of spying. • Provides a comprehensive, up-to-date examination of all aspects of intelligence by experts in the field, from collection-and-analysis and counterintelligence to covert action and accountability • Probes into how the United States' intelligence agencies attempt to protect the nation from cyberattacks by foreign nations and terrorist groups—and documents the successes and failures • Documents the involvement of the National Security Agency (NSA) in bulk "metadata" collection of information on the telephone records and social media communications of American citizens • Examines the effects that have resulted from major leaks in the U.S. government, from Wikileaks to the NSA Snowden leaks

Essentials of Environmental Epidemiology for Health Protection

A handbook for field professionals

Author: Irene A. Kreis,Araceli Busby,Giovanni Leonardi,Jill Meara,Virginia Murray

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 0191651427

Category: Medical

Page: 296

View: 7936

Essentials of Environmental Epidemiology for Health Protection guides front line public health practitioners through the decisions they are likely to face when dealing with environmental health problems. It does this by showing how to integrate relevant aspects of environmental science, communication sciences, toxicology, and most importantly environmental epidemiology skills to conduct initial investigations which encompass all relevant issues. The book uses a problem orientated style, using case studies, to provide practical examples of how to plan and carry out investigations or research projects. It emphasises the scoping and planning stages of a study in order to avoid common pitfalls, and includes discussions of the limitations of epidemiological studies, how to communicate with the public and funders, ethics and handling large datasets. Through the case studies the book also covers the practice of environmental public health in developed countries. Each chapter is written by knowledgeable practitioners in the topic, making Essentials of Environmental Epidemiology for Health Protection essential reading for all professionals in environmental public health in the UK and abroad.

Essentials of Comparative Politics with Cases

Author: Patrick H. O'Neil

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780393639278

Category: Political Science

Page: 816

View: 8602

Based on O'Neil, Fields, and Share's market-leading textbook and casebook, Essentials of Comparative Politics with Cases integrates key concepts with the relevant six case studies for the AP® curriculum--United Kingdom, Russia, China, Iran, Mexico, and Nigeria--following the relevant chapters. Students get all of the material they need in a seamless narrative that makes seeing connections easy.