American Government

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Authors

Jocelyn Evans, PhD
University of West Florida 

Kristy Michaud, PhD
California State University-Northridge 

Publisher

David Lindrum

Executive Editor

Mary Jane Lindrum

Senior Editor

Jacob Caselli

Development Editor

Melissa Mashburn
Alexander Hogan

Editorial Assistants

Amanda Simays
Nancy Woods

Photo Researcher

Zara Elizabeth Crockett

Illustrator

Travis Fetting

User Interface Design

Olumuyiwa Ayandosu
Clint McFarlin

Software Developers

Matthew Bennink
David Perkowski

Investigation Development Editors

Zara Elizabeth Crockett
Rebecca Smith

Investigation Editors

Jennie Linder Cunningham, MA
Texas A&M University-Kingsville

Jocelyn Evans, PhD
University of West Florida 

Lilly Goren, PhD
Carroll University 

Jessica Hayden, MA
University of West Florida

Kristy Michaud, PhD
California State University-Northridge 

Cynthia Newton, PhD
Wesley College 

Tressa Tabares, PhD
American River College 

Advisors

Lilly Goren, PhD
Carroll University 

Erin Richards, MA
Cascadia Community College

Peer Reviewers

Scott Buchanan, PhD
The Citadel 

Larry Carter, PhD
University of Texas-Arlington 

Carl D. Cavalli, PhD
North Georgia College 

Linda C. Davis, MA
Hillsborough Community College

Matthew DeSantis, PhD
Guilford Technical Community College 

Gregory Domin, PhD
Columbus State University

Michael Evans, PhD
Georgia State University

David Hill, PhD
Stetson University 

Gary Johnson, PhD
Weber State University

Joseph Jozwiak, PhD
Texas A&M University—Corpus Christi

William Kelly, PhD
Auburn University 

Marvin King, PhD
University of Mississippi 

Robert J. King, PhD
Georgia Perimeter College 

Glen Krutz, PhD
University of Oklahoma

Julie Lester, PhD
Macon State College 

Christie Maloyed, PhD
University of Nebraska-Kearney 

Benjamin Melusky, MA
University of Pittsburgh 

Sara Moats, MA
West Virginia University 

Cynthia Newton, PhD
Wesley College 

Sandra Popiden, PhD
Bridgewater State College 

Amanda Rosen, PhD
Webster University

Mikhail Rybalko, PhD
Texas Tech University 

Joanna Sabo, PhD
Monroe County Community College 

Tressa Tabares, PhD
American River College 

Christopher Witt, PhD
Augustana College 

Shawn Williams, PhD
Campbellsville University 

David Woodard, PhD
Clemson University