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The Resource America (the book) : a citizen's guide to democracy inaction, written and edited by Jon Stewart, Ben Karlin, David Javerbaum ; writers, Rich Blomquist [and others] ; additional material, Samantha Bee [and others] ; with a foreword by Thomas Jefferson

America (the book) : a citizen's guide to democracy inaction, written and edited by Jon Stewart, Ben Karlin, David Javerbaum ; writers, Rich Blomquist [and others] ; additional material, Samantha Bee [and others] ; with a foreword by Thomas Jefferson

Label
America (the book) : a citizen's guide to democracy inaction
Title
America (the book)
Title remainder
a citizen's guide to democracy inaction
Statement of responsibility
written and edited by Jon Stewart, Ben Karlin, David Javerbaum ; writers, Rich Blomquist [and others] ; additional material, Samantha Bee [and others] ; with a foreword by Thomas Jefferson
Title variation
  • America
  • Citizen's guide to democracy inaction
  • Daily show with Jon Stewart presents America (the book)
Title variation remainder
a citizens guide to democracy inaction
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Offers tongue-in-cheek insight into American democracy with coverage of such topics as the republican qualities of ancient Rome, the antics of our nation's founders, and the ludicrous nature of today's media
Summary
Offers tongue-in-cheek insight into American democracy with coverage of such topics as the republican qualities of ancient Rome, the antics of our nation's founders, and the ludicrous nature of today's media
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2004.
  • Thurber Prize for American Humor, 2005.
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163179
Cataloging source
MiD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stewart, Jon
Dewey number
818/.5407
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6231.P6
LC item number
S84 2004
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Karlin, Ben
  • Javerbaum, David
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Politics and government
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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a citizen's guide to democracy inaction
Label
America (the book) : a citizen's guide to democracy inaction, written and edited by Jon Stewart, Ben Karlin, David Javerbaum ; writers, Rich Blomquist [and others] ; additional material, Samantha Bee [and others] ; with a foreword by Thomas Jefferson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Above title on cover: The Daily show with Jon Stewart presents
  • The book is presented as a text book with discussion questions and classroom activities
Accompanying material
1 poster (folded, color ; 51 x 58 cm)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Thomas Jefferson -- Democracy before America -- The founding of America -- The president: King of Democracy -- Congress: Quagmire of freedom -- The judicial branch: It rules -- Campaigns and elections: America changes the sheets -- The Media: Democracy's valiant vulgarians -- The Future of Democracy: Four score and seven years from now -- The Rest of the world: International house of horrors
Control code
ocm56479080
Dimensions
27 cm +
Extent
xi, 227, 15 pages
Isbn
9780446532686
Lccn
2004109358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)56479080
Label
America (the book) : a citizen's guide to democracy inaction, written and edited by Jon Stewart, Ben Karlin, David Javerbaum ; writers, Rich Blomquist [and others] ; additional material, Samantha Bee [and others] ; with a foreword by Thomas Jefferson
Publication
Note
  • Above title on cover: The Daily show with Jon Stewart presents
  • The book is presented as a text book with discussion questions and classroom activities
Accompanying material
1 poster (folded, color ; 51 x 58 cm)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Thomas Jefferson -- Democracy before America -- The founding of America -- The president: King of Democracy -- Congress: Quagmire of freedom -- The judicial branch: It rules -- Campaigns and elections: America changes the sheets -- The Media: Democracy's valiant vulgarians -- The Future of Democracy: Four score and seven years from now -- The Rest of the world: International house of horrors
Control code
ocm56479080
Dimensions
27 cm +
Extent
xi, 227, 15 pages
Isbn
9780446532686
Lccn
2004109358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)56479080

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