Edwards Wattenberg Lineberry
Government in America
People, Politics, and Policy
Brief Tenth Edition
Charles S. Matzke
Michigan State University
Instructor’s Manual to accompany Government in America: People Politics, and Policy, Brief Tenth Edition, by
Edwards, Wattenberg, and Lineberry.
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All rights reserved. Printed in the United States of America. Instructors may reproduce portions of this book for
classroom use only. All other reproductions are strictly prohibited without prior permission of the publisher, except
in the case of brief quotations embodied in critical articles
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This Instructor’s Manual is designed to assist the instructor in understanding and teaching
the material presented in the text, Government in America, People, Politics and Policy, Brief
Tenth Edition by George C. Edwards III, Martin P. Wattenberg, and Robert L. Lineberry. Each
chapter in the Instructor’s Manual is divided into eight sections: pedagogical features, learning
objectives, chapter overview, chapter outline, key terms and concepts, teaching ideas, background
reading, and media suggestions.
The Pedagogical Features list the various graphs and tables in the text as well as other
learning tools presented in the text. Page references are also provided. Learning Objectives are
listed in the second section. After studying the chapter the student should be able to understand
and discuss these objectives.
The Chapter Overview presents in narrative form a brief summary of the chapter
contents for quick review.
The Chapter Outline section presents a more detailed...