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America: A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction Summary
Jon Stewart

Everything you need to understand or teach America (The Book) by Jon Stewart.

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America: A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction Summary

Plot Summary

The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Presents America (The Book): A Citizens Guide to Democracy Inaction is a mock textbook in which the author presents a satirical outline of the history of Democracy and many of its failings. The book is amusing, at times offensive, but is largely a satirical reminder of the value of American Democracy. This book is not for everyone, but for those who can read with an eye to the humor of the text, it is an entertaining, if not thought provoking, book.

The first chapter introduces democracy as it presented in various cultures around the world before implementation in the United States. Included in this chapter is an outline of democracy in Greece and Rome, as well as the impact of the Magna Carta on the development of the Enlightenment Era and American Democracy. Next the author introduces the discovery of America and...

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The America: A Citizen's Guide to Democracy Inaction Study Pack contains about 27 pages of study material in 2 products, including:

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