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Author Stewart, Jon, 1962-

Title 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; with a new introduction by the authors.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Warner Books, 2006.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Joliet Twp HS SD 204 - West Campus Adult Non-Fiction - JWHB-1  817 STEWART    AVAILABLE
 Somonauk PL Adult Non-Fiction - SNBB-4  817 STE    AVAILABLE
Edition First trade edition.
Description xi, 227 pages, 15 pages : illustrations, maps (some color) ; 27 cm + 1 poster (folded, color ; 51 x 58 cm)
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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.
A new introduction by the authors.
Contents Study guide -- Foreword / Thomas Jefferson -- Democracy before America -- Founding of America -- President: King of Democracy -- Congress: Quagmire of freedom -- Judicial branch: It rules -- Campaigns and elections: America changes the sheets -- Media: Democracy's valiant vulgarians -- Future of Democracy: Four score and seven years from now -- Rest of the world: International house of horrors -- Afterword -- Acknowledgments -- Credits.
Subject United States -- Politics and government -- Humor.
United States -- History -- Humor.
Added Author Karlin, Ben.
Javerbaum, David.
Added Title America
Citizen's guide to democracy inaction
Cover Title Daily show with Jon Stewart presents America (the book)
Added Title Daily show.
ISBN 0446691860

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