UK Government and Politics for AS/A-level (Fifth Edition)

UK Government and Politics for AS/A-level (Fifth Edition)

Philip Lynch, Paul Fairclough, Toby Cooper


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Exam Board: AQA, Edexcel, OCR & WJEC
Level: A-level
Subject: Politics
First Teaching: September 2017
First Exam: June 2018

Inspire political thinking with our bestselling politics textbook and help students get their best grade with political commentary and analysis; , fully updated the new 2017 specifications and including coverage of the June 2017 general election results.

Covering key topics for all exam boards, this textbook puts politics in context with topical analysis of politics today and how UK governmental and political history shaped current events and thinking.

- Extend knowledge and improve key skills with comprehensive coverage and analysis of relevant political developments, including the 2017 snap election, possible consequences of Brexit, and its effect on Scottish independence
- Understand how different topics within the A-level link together with the new Synoptic Links feature
- Develop key analysis and evaluation skills with activities and case studies throughout the textbook - look out for Debate, Case Study and Activity boxes
- Clarify knowledge and understanding of political language with summaries and explanations of key terms
- Test and develop understanding of key topics with exam focus sections tailored to the new Politics specifications


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