- Author: Michael G. Roskin
- Format: Paperback - 544 pages
- Dimensions: 190 x 235 x 22mm - 739.35g
- Publication date: 01 Feb 2012
- Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
- Imprint: Pearson
Updated in its 12th edition, Countries and Concepts systematically examines politics from around the world and presents eleven accessible and in-depth studies of Britain, France, Germany, Japan, Russia, China, India, Mexico, Brazil, Nigeria, and Iran. This text looks at similarities and differences in five key areas of each country to facilitate comparative analysis, defining important concepts and integrating examples from current events throughout. Highly readable and thought-provoking, Countries and Concepts introduces readers to the politics and governments of the world and bolsters their civic education by considering the historical, political, economic, geographical, and moral aspects of democracy.