Edexcel Government and Politics for A2

Author: Neil McNaughton
Publisher: Hodder Arnold
ISBN: 0340987375
Release Date: 2009-06-01
Genre: Ideology

Covering the Ideologies option on Edexcel's A2 specification, this accessible textbook will help students reach their highest potential. This accessible textbook helps put Ideologies into context of contemporary politics, with each chapter covering the historical development, core values and main variations of an ideology, as well as the key thinkers, principal issues and debates surrounding the ideology. - Summarise and explain key terms and key thinkers relating to liberalism, conservatism, socialism, anarchism, nationalism, feminism, ecologism and multiculturalism - Classroom-based activities stimulate debate and discussion - Sample exam questions and answer guidance supports student learning and exam preparation

Edexcel Government and Politics for AS

Author: McNaughton
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1444113275
Release Date: 2010-09-01
Genre: Great Britain

This new edition of the bestselling Edexcel Government and Politics is now revised and updated to include full details and analysis of the 2010 General Election. This book offers the most accessible, informed and specification-focused discussion of the key facts and ideas to help you succeed in AS Politics. Key features include: / Full coverage of the Edexcel specification / All the details from the 2010 General Election / Summaries and explanations of key terms to help you fully understand the most important points / Expanded examination advice to help you succeed in your exams.

Edexcel A2 Government Politics Student Unit Guide New Edition Unit 3B Introducing Political Ideologies

Author: Barry Pavier
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444148206
Release Date: 2012-03-16
Genre: Political Science

Written by a senior examiner, Barry Pavier, this Edexcel A2 Government & Politics Student Unit Guide is the essential study companion for Unit 3B: Introducing Political Ideologies; clear guidance on the content of the unit, with topic summaries, knowledge check questions and a quick-reference index examiner's advice throughout, so you will know what to expect in the exam and will be able to demonstrate the skills requiredexam-style questions, with graded student responses, so you can see clearly what is required to get a better grade.

Introducing Political Ideologies

Author: Barry Pavier
Publisher: Philip Allan
ISBN: 034098709X
Release Date: 2009-06-01
Genre: Education

Student unit guides are perfect for revision, written by examiners they explain the unit requirements, summarise the content and include specimen questions and answers.

My Revision Notes Edexcel AS UK Government Politics

Author: Neil McNaughton
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444154894
Release Date: 2012-04-06
Genre: Political Science

Get the best grades with My Revision Notes: Edexcel AS UK Government & Politics. Manage your own revision with step-by-step support from senior examiner Neil McNaughton Improve your ability to argue, explain and make important political connections Ensure you apply political terms accurately with the help of definitions and key words Get the top marks in short and long-answer questions with self-testing and exam-style questions and answers My Revision Notes will help you prepare for the big day: Plan and pace your revision with My Revision Planner Use the concise notes to revise the essential information Use the examiner's tips and summaries to clarify key points Avoid making typical mistakes with expert advice Test yourself with end-of-topic questions and answers and tick off each topic as you complete it Practise your exam skills on exam questions then check your answers online Get exam-ready with last-minute quick quizzes at www.therevisionbutton.co.uk/myrevisionnotes

Edexcel A2 Government Politics Student Unit Guide New Edition Unit 4B Other Ideological Traditions

Author: Barry Pavier
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444148237
Release Date: 2012-03-16
Genre: Political Science

Written by a senior examiner, Barry Pavier, this Edexcel A2 Government & Politics Student Unit Guide is the essential study companion for Unit 4B: Other Ideological Traditions; clear guidance on the content of the unit, with topic summaries, knowledge check questions and a quick-reference index examiner's advice throughout, so you will know what to expect in the exam and will be able to demonstrate the skills requiredexam-style questions, with graded student responses, so you can see clearly what is required to get a better grade.

Other Ideological Traditions

Author: Barry Pavier
Publisher: Philip Allan
ISBN: 0340987111
Release Date: 2009-08-01
Genre: Education

Student unit guides are perfect for revision, written by examiners they explain the unit requirements, summarise the content and include specimen questions and answers.

Edexcel A2 Government and Politics Student Unit Guide

Author: Barry Pavier
Publisher: Philip Allan
ISBN: 1444148184
Release Date: 2012-02-01
Genre: Comparative government

Perfect for revision, these guides explain the unit requirements, summarise the content and include specimen questions with graded answers. Each full-colour New Edition Student Unit Guide provides ideal preparation for your unit exam: - Feel confident you understand the unit: each guide comprehensively covers the unit content and includes topic summaries, knowledge check questions and a reference index - Get to grips with the exam requirements: the specific skills on which you will be tested are explored and explained - Analyse exam-style questions: graded student responses will help you focus on areas where you can improve your exam technique and performance

Edexcel A2 Government Politics Student Unit Guide New Edition Unit 4C Governing the USA

Author: Jonathan Vickery
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781444153033
Release Date: 2012-06-15
Genre: Political Science

Written by a senior examiner, Jonathan Vickery, this Edexcel A2 Government & Politics Student Unit Guide is the essential study companion for Unit 4C: Governing the USA.This full-colour book includes all you need to know to prepare for your unit exam: clear guidance on the content of the unit, with topic summaries, knowledge check questions and a quick-reference index examiner's advice throughout, so you will know what to expect in the exam and will be able to demonstrate the skills required exam-style questions, with graded student responses, so you can see clearly what is required to get a better grade

Political Ideologies

Author: Neil McNaughton
Publisher: Philip Allan
ISBN: 1844892158
Release Date: 2005-06-22
Genre: Education

This highly popular textbook has been written specifically to meet the needs of A2 students, providing comprehensive, accessible and up-to-date coverage of core topics in A2 political ideologies. Carefully structured around the specifications, the textbook combines authoritative discussion with the latest facts and figures. Frequent Summary boxes and definitions of Key Terms aid comprehension and revision, while an Exam Focus section at the end of each chapter offers source-based exercises relating to the text and assignments for extension work, drawing on further reading. The book reviews all the major ideologies covered in the exam board specifications. Each chapter deals with the historical development and core values and beliefs of an ideology, explaining key terms and concepts as they are introduced. Brief biographies of the leading exponents of each ideology are provided, and key issues relating to the ideology and its various schools of thought are discussed. This structure is designed to prepare students for commonly asked exam questions by identifying the important divisions and controversies in each ideology. At the end of each chapter there are a number of typical examination questions, divided into shortand longer-style essay questions, which will require students to show understanding of the key issues and debates surrounding the ideology and to make judicious use of examples and quotations.

US Government Politics Annual Update 2017

Author: Anthony J Bennett
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781471868023
Release Date: 2017-03-06
Genre: Political Science

Topical, up-to-date and essential reading for exam success. Featuring information and analysis of recent events in US politics, this book provides you with topical source material to draw on for tasks throughout your course, and for answering examination questions. Written by an experienced and acknowledged expert in the field of US politics, this is the book you need if you are aiming for the highest grades at A2. - Reviews the key events and developments of 2016 you need to know - Students can analyse up-to-date examples and data to present knowledgeable and persuasive arguments - Written by an expert in US politics who knows what you need to know to get those top grades - The perfect update for your textbook, bringing you right up to date with all the topical material you need to succeed in your exams Contents Chapter 1 Still the 'invisible primary'? Chapter 2 The Democrats: Hillary...eventually Chapter 3 The Republicans: Trumped! Chapter 4 The conventions: hope trumps fear Chapter 5 The campaign Chapter 6 The result: an overview Chapter 7 Why did Trump win? Chapter 8 The congressional elections: ending divided government? Chapter 9 The Supreme Court in 2016

Essentials of UK Politics

Author: Andrew Heywood
Publisher: Macmillan International Higher Education
ISBN: 9781137611468
Release Date: 2017-07-11
Genre: Political Science

The new edition of this best-selling textbook, from the UK's leading politics textbook author, is written specifically to meet the needs of students who are studying the new 2017 A level specification for UK Government and Politics. It is a lively, accessible and comprehensive introduction to the subject, and gives full coverage of the Edexcel and AQA specifications. This fourth edition has been thoroughly revised to cover the election of a Conservative majority government after a term of coalition politics, and will take account of the 2017 general election. Key features: • Previews – introduce each chapter and highlight the key areas to be covered • UK Politics in Action – discuss the issues raised by a significant event or development • On-page definitions – define key terms in a single sentence • Key Concept... boxes – flesh out political ideas and concepts • Focus on... boxes – explain important political processes • By comparison – contrast aspects of the UK and US political systems (which forms one of the required unit options for assessment) • Debating... – give the arguments on both sides of contentious issues • Exam-style questions – test understanding and help with exam preparation • Milestones - charting key historical developments

Edexcel A level Politics Student Guide 4 Government and Politics of the USA

Author: Sarra Jenkins
Publisher: Philip Allan
ISBN: 9781471892912
Release Date: 2018-01-15
Genre: Study Aids

Written by experienced teachers Andrew Colclough and Sarra Jenkins this Student Guide for Politics: -Identifies the key content you need to know with a concise summary of topics examined in the A-level specifications -Enables you to measure your understanding with exam tips and knowledge check questions, with answers at the end of the guide -Helps you to improve your exam technique with sample answers to exam-style questions -Develops your independent learning skills with content you can use for further study and research

Political Ideologies

Author: Daniel Woodley
Publisher: Philip Allan
ISBN: 0340990805
Release Date: 2009-10-01
Genre: Political Science

Exam Revision Notes are the essential foundation for a successful revision programme. The aim of A2 Political Ideologies is to accelerate the learning process by providing systematic and concise coverage of the subject core, allowing you time to develop the higher-level skills of analysis and evaluation. Written by an experienced examiner, the notes are accompanied by short commentaries which highlight key points, identify common pitfalls and offer guidance on underlying patterns. This effective combination of essential notes and invaluable expert advice creates the ideal revision resource.