government
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Government

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 23

Government - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 121 Views
  • Uploaded on

Government. Chapter 1. The State. State Country Nation Nation-State American “Hyphen”. 4 Features of a State. Population Consensus Territory Sovereignty Government Unitary vs Federal. Inequality Among States. Developed Nations 1 st world? Developing Nations

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Government' - ronny


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
government

Government

Chapter 1

the state
The State
  • State
  • Country
  • Nation
    • Nation-State
    • American “Hyphen”
4 features of a state
4 Features of a State
  • Population
    • Consensus
  • Territory
  • Sovereignty
  • Government
    • Unitary vs Federal
inequality among states
Inequality Among States
  • Developed Nations
    • 1st world?
  • Developing Nations
    • 2nd world/3rd world?
  • Interdependence
non state groups
Non-State Groups
  • Political Movements
    • PLO, Al-Qaeda
  • Multinational Corporations
    • GE, Apple, Disney, McDonalds
  • International Organizations
    • The UN, Universal Postal Union, IMF
purposes of government
Purposes of Government
  • Maintain Social Order
  • Provide National Defense
  • Provide Public Services
  • Make/Control Economic Conditions
politics
Politics
  • “Who Gets What, When and How”
  • Government Benefits
constitutions
Constitutions
  • Purposes:
    • Rules of Governance
      • Highest Law
    • Structure of Government
      • Framework
    • Ideology of Government
      • Statement of Goals
  • Constitutional Power
    • Limited Government
  • Unwritten?
three forms of government
Three Forms of Government
  • Autocracy
  • Oligarchy
  • Democracy
  • Form: Who governs?
  • System: How do they govern?
autocracy
Autocracy
  • Monarchy
    • Absolute Monarchy
      • DRK
    • Constitutional Monarchy
  • Dictatorship
    • Totalitarianvs Benign
    • Military vs Political
oligarchy
Oligarchy
  • Aristocracy
  • Theocracy
  • Stratocracy/Junta
  • Plutocracy
  • Technocracy
  • Communism
democracy
Democracy
  • Direct Democracy
  • Representative Democracy
  • Republic Vs. Democracy
characteristics of democracy
Characteristics of Democracy
  • Individual Liberty
  • Majority Rule, Minority Rights
  • Free/Fair Elections
  • Competing Political Parties
soil of democracy
Soil of Democracy
  • Favorable Economy
    • Free Enterprise/Capitalism
  • Widespread Education
  • Social Consensus
modern political philosophy
Modern Political Philosophy
  • Freedom
  • Order
  • Equality

Order Tree Equality Tree Freedom Tree

  • Classical Liberalism
  • Freedom
  • Order
  • Equality
  • Welfare Liberalism
  • Freedom
  • Equality
  • Order
  • Benign Fascism
  • Order
  • Freedom
  • Equality
  • Totalitarian Fascism
  • Order
  • Equality
  • Freedom
  • Socialism
  • Equality
  • Freedom
  • Order
  • Communism
  • Equality
  • Order
  • Freedom
role of economic systems
Role of Economic Systems
  • What and how much should be produced?
  • How goods and services should be produced?
  • Who gets the goods and services produced?
economic systems
Economic Systems
  • Capitalism
  • Socialism
  • Communism
capitalism
Capitalism
  • Private Ownership and Control of Property
  • Free Enterprise
  • Competition Among Businesses
  • Freedom of Choice
  • Possibility of Profits
origins of capitalism
Origins of Capitalism
  • European “Free Markets”
    • Cooperation for Economic Gain
    • “Aggressive” use of wealth
  • Investments
  • Adam Smith
    • The Wealth of Nations
    • Laissez-Faire
    • Consumers and Producers
    • The Invisible Hand
free enterprise in america
Free Enterprise in America
  • Not Pure Capitalism
    • The Great Depression
  • Preserve the Free Market
  • 1/5th of all products are bought by the US Government
  • Mixed-Market
socialism
Socialism
  • Goals-
    • Distribution of Wealth and Opportunity throughout the system
    • Society’s Control (through the government) of all major decisions about production
    • Public ownership of most land, factories and other means of production
  • Democratic Socialism
communism
Communism
  • Karl Marx
    • “Scientific Socialism”
    • Das Capital
      • Bourgeoisie (The Capitalists)
      • Proletariat (The Workers)
    • The Communist Manifesto
      • Violent overthrow of the existing order
  • Command Economy
  • Timeline
    • Industrialized Nation, Limited Wealth Pool
    • Dictatorship of the Proletariat
    • Personal Evolution
    • Single Social Class, Government Eliminated
communism in practice
Communism in Practice
  • Marx’s “First Nation”?
  • The Russian Revolution
    • The USSR
    • The DotP never ended
        • The KGB
    • Human Nature Never Changed
  • China
    • Party Congress
    • Industrialization Fails
    • Richard Nixon
    • Tiananmen Square
ad