The Young Citizen's Reader

by Paul S. Reinsch

Description:  Describes the essential methods of political action at the town, state, and national level to lead boys and girls to notice and understand what is going on about them. Attention is then directed to the structure of the state in all its parts with a view to informing intelligent action in matters of politics.

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Ages:  11-14
Length:  204 pages
Format:  Paperback
Illustrations:  None
Year published:  2017
ISBN:  978-1-63334-091-6
Genres:  History, American History

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Table of Contents

1. The True Nature of Government
2. The Citizen's Part in Government
3. Nominations
4. Elections
5. Some Duties of Citizens
6. Maintaining Order
7. Protection of the Citizens
8. Educational Institutions
9. Health and Safety
10. Transportation
11. Waterways
12. Public Utilities
13. Forests
14. Parks
15. Money
16. Communication
17. Foreign Affairs
18. The Military

19. Taxation
20. Legislation
21. The Town and Village
22. The City
23. The County
24. The State Government
25. The National Government
26. The President
27. The Cabinet
28. The Congress
29. The Federal Courts
30. International Organizations
31. Hospitality to All People
32. Liberty
33. Equality of Opportunity
34. Patriotism
35. The Declaration of Independence
36. Analysis of the United States Constitution

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