Causes of The Great War WWI Unit 7 Pages 676 to 703
Bell Work What is government?
Development of Government • Nomadic to domesticated • Hunter-gathers to specializations • Tribes, bands, cities and empires • Rules and protection • Political thinkers • Aristotle, Machiavelli, Hobbes, Locke, Montesquieu…
High freedom High equality Low equality Low freedom
Organization Democratic Rule Authoritarian Rule Individuals are brought together by a ruler Imposes authority Monopolizes power Security-domination • Individuals come together for protection • Common rules • Leadership chosen from group • Security-cooperation
Dictatorship • A government controlled by one person or a single group
Totalitarian • A form of government in which one person or party exercises absolute control over all aspects of life and in which no opposition is allowed.
Monarchies • A form of government where the power is held by a single person, king or queen, usually inherited and can be absolute despot to a figurehead.