All About Politics by DK, Andrew Marr
  

Synopsis

All About Politics by DK, Andrew Marr

All About Politics with a foreword by Andrew Marr, covers all the big ideas and powerful people in politics, enabling your child to join the debate and get their voice heard. All About Politics is a straight-talking guide to how politics really work. All the political structures and ideas are covered, from ancient Greek philosophy to modern governments. Find out how different systems and beliefs have developed, the ways in which laws are made, what happens behind the scenes in parliament, and how you can get involved. Plus, it clearly explains those tricky words and definitions with bright graphics and clever illustrations that kids will love. From famous leaders to great speeches, revolutions to age-old traditions, your child will discover all about the really big political issues in the world today.

Reviews

It's one of those big, informative hardbacks which Dorling Kindersley specialise in, and my daughter pounced on it eagerly -- Sarah Ebner The School Gate (Times Online) Who's in charge? asks probing questions but gives a balances viewpoint, allowing children to form their own opinion. Aldershot News and Mail Vote for this book! Flipside Useful at home and in the classroom. -- Sally Morris Daily Mail Here's the best book [about politics] I've encountered - a tour of politics that looks at how leaders get to lead, what voting is about and how constitutions work. Child Education PLUS

About the Author

Andrew Marr is an award-winning political journalist who has interviewed some of the world's most important politicians, written five books, and presented various programmes including The History of Modern Britain.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages
Interest Age: From 8

Author

DK, Andrew Marr
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Publisher

DK Children an imprint of Dorling Kindersley Ltd

Publication date

2nd May 2016

ISBN

9780241243633


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