For Which We Stand by Jeff Foster audiobook

For Which We Stand:

How Our Government Works and Why It Matters

By Jeff Foster
Read by Liza Seneca

Scholastic Inc 9781338643084
3.22 Hours 1
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Now more than ever it's so important for everyone to understand our government: where it came from how it works and how we can bring about change. And after all in the words of author and government teacher Jeff Foster "If you don't participate you can't complain." This book is a comprehensive and entertaining guide that answers questions like: What is the Constitution? What are the branches of the government? What is the Electoral College? What are the political parties? What are the different responsibilities of the city state and federal governments? Plus discover the complete backstory on some of our government's most important moments like why we wrote the Declaration of Independence and how people since then have worked with -- and protested against -- the government to improve the lives of all Americans. Includes a foreword from an inspiring change-making activist plus lots of amazing back matter about how kids can participate and get involved.

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Now more than ever it's so important for everyone to understand our government: where it came from how it works and how we can bring about change. And after all in the words of author and government teacher Jeff Foster "If you don't participate you can't complain." This book is a comprehensive and entertaining guide that answers questions like: What is the Constitution? What are the branches of the government? What is the Electoral College? What are the political parties? What are the different responsibilities of the city state and federal governments? Plus discover the complete backstory on some of our government's most important moments like why we wrote the Declaration of Independence and how people since then have worked with -- and protested against -- the government to improve the lives of all Americans. Includes a foreword from an inspiring change-making activist plus lots of amazing back matter about how kids can participate and get involved.

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Author Bio: Jeff Foster

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Nonfiction/History
Runtime: 3.22
Audience: Young Adult (12–17)
Language: English