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Political Science: American National Government

American Government books and DVDs

Library Resources for Political Science:
American National Government


This is a guide to selected library resources dealing with various introductory topics in American Government. The guide is organized by the material type: books, electronic books, reference books and electronic reference materials. For research in the scholarly Political Science literature (journal articles)  refer to the "subject list of databases" on the library Website.

The New Class Society:  Goodbye American Dream?
By Wysong, E., Perrucci, R., and Wright, D.
Book Stacks (3rd floor) HN90.S6 P47 2014

Degrees of Inequality: How the Politics of Higher Education Sabotaged the 
American Dream

By Mettler, S.
Book Stacks (2nd floor) LC173 .M48 2014

The Roberts Court:  the Struggle for the Constitution 
By Coyle, M.
Best Sellers (1st floor, Atrium) KF8742 .C69 2013

The Hybrid Media System:  Politics and Power
By Chadwick, A.
Book Stacks (2nd floor) JA85 .C435 2013

And the Crooked Places Made Straight:  the Struggle for Social Change in the 
1960s

By Chalmers, D.
Book Stacks (3rd floor) E841 .C46 2013 (Status:  At Bindery)

Special Issue:  Who Belongs?  Immigration, Citizenship, and the Constitution of 
Legality

Sarat, A., ed.
Book Stacks (2nd floor) K18 .E8371x  v.60


On Media:  Making Sense of Politics
By Graber, D.
Book Stacks (1st floor) PN4888 .P6 G63 2012

Fighting to Serve:  Behind the Scenes in the War to Repeal “Don’t Ask, Don’t 
Tell”

By Nicholson, A.
Book Stacks (1st floor) UA418 .G38 N53 2012

This Changes Everything:  Occupy Wall Street and the 99% Movement
By van Gelder, S.
Book Stacks (3rd floor) HC110 .I5 T475 2011

American Labor Struggles and Law Histories
Casebeer, K.M., ed.
Book Stacks (2nd floor) KF3319 .A46 2011

American Lion:  Andrew Jackson in the White House
By Jon Meacham
Book Stacks (3rd floor) E382 .M43 2008

Boiling Mad:  Inside Tea Party America
By Zemike, K.
Book Stacks (2nd floor) JK2391 .T43 Z47 2010

Sexual Injustice:  Supreme Court Decisions from Griswold to Roe
By Stein, M.
KF4550 .S74 2010

DVDs
“Lee Daniels’ The Butler”
New Media Display (4th floor) PN1997 .B8873x  .DVD
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