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12 things to know about political parties / by Matthew McCabe.

Mccabe, Matthew, author. (Author).
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Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch j 324.2 MCCABE (Text) 33946003124018 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1632350319
  • ISBN: 9781632350312
  • ISBN: 9781632350916
  • ISBN: 1632350912
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: North Mankato, MN : 12-Story Library, [2015]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographic references (page 31) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: US Founders did not want political parties -- The English create political parties -- Early parties debate the role of government -- Political standoffs are nothing new -- Political parties become the people's voice -- Two parties have dominated US politics -- The Civil War created the modern parties -- Third parties also play a role -- Third parties have helped decide elections -- Parties represent Conservatives and Liberals -- The Electoral College was a compromise -- Political cooperation is possible.
Summary, etc.: Describes twelve important points in the development and role of political parties in the United States, from the fact that the founders did not want there to be parties to the place of third parties, and explains why parties are so important.
Subject: Political parties > History > Juvenile literature.
Political parties > United States > Juvenile literature.

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