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Author Rusch, Elizabeth, author.

Title You call this democracy? : how to fix our government and deliver power to the people / Elizabeth Rusch.

Publication Info. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, [2020]

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Cherry Valley PLD Juvenile Non-Fiction - CHVY-13  J 320.973 RUS    AVAILABLE
 CUSD 2 - Serena High Adult Non-Fiction - SHBB-3  320.973 RUS    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Teen Area - DKLY-12  T 320.973 RUS    AVAILABLE
 Genoa-Kingston CUSD 424 - HS Stacks - GKLY-12  320.973 RUS    AVAILABLE
 Ida PL YA Non-Fiction New - IPLY-12  YA 320.973 RUS    AVAILABLE
 Johnsburg PL YA Non-Fiction - JOLY-11  YA 320.973 RUS    AVAILABLE
 Julia Hull DL Juvenile Non-Fiction - JHLY-14  J 320.973 RUS    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL YA Non-Fiction - MTBB-2  TEEN IN THE NEWS Rusch    AVAILABLE
 Marengo-Union LD Youth Non-Fiction - MRLY-11  YPNF 320.97 RUS    AVAILABLE
 Moline PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MPLG-6  J 320.973 RUS    AVAILABLE

Description 253 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 22 cm
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Summary "America is the greatest democracy in the world ... isn't it? Author Elizabeth Rusch examines some of the more problematic aspects of our government but, more importantly, offers ways for young people to fix them."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 12+.
Grade 7 to 8.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Do you live in a democracy? -- You can't vote for president -- Strange maps -- Unrepresentative senate -- Elections for sale -- The right to lie -- Suppressing the vote -- Shut out of statehood -- Barred from voting -- Too young to vote? -- Real representation -- Voter turnoff -- Let's fix our democracy!
Audience 1140L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG+ 8.7 8 510540.
Awards YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction Finalist, 2021
Subject Democracy -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Youth -- Political activity -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Democracy -- United States.
Youth -- Political activity -- United States.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- Social Science -- Politics & Government.
Politics and government. (OCoLC)fst01919741
United States -- Politics and government -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Politics and government.
United States -- Politics and government.
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Informational works.
ISBN 9780358176923 hardcover
0358176921 hardcover
9780358387428 paperback
0358387426 paperback

 
    
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