Features and Benefits

  • Magruder's American Government provides an excellent introduction to the basic principles of the Constitution and the ideology behind them.
  • "Impact on You" highlights how government directly affects students, while "You Can Make a Difference" scenarios provide examples of student activism, with follow-up activities that examine the process for creating change.
  • Prentice Hall's partnership with the Close Up Foundation, the nation's largest civic education organization, gives students access to innovative resources that demonstrate how government influences students' lives.