5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- 1st threat to reason
- era of good feelings...
- Modern/Reform Liberalism
- cognitive component of political socialization
- affective component of political socialization
- a government at all levels can make an impact on society by improving the quality of life
- b the facts that affect our emotions
- c there are those who seldom reason at all, but think like others (parents, preachers etc.)
- d 1820's
- e acquisition of factual info and the reasoning from those factual elements
5 Multiple choice questions
- marxism, facism, communism, socialism
- (1950's) positive assessment. pluralist theory.
-out of interest group activity democracy is best served
-truman, easton, dahl, all scientist who created this theory
-interest group competition serves government
-free market competition forces greater innovation and improvement in companies
-out of competition more agreeable theories produced.
-there is no clear overdog in the competition
- first republican candidate, 1856, lost to james Buchanan
- the channels through which people's concerns become political issues on the governments policy agenda. in the united states linkage institutions include elections, political parties, interest groups, and the media.
- an electoral earthquake whereby new issues emerge new coalitions replace old ones and the majority party is often displaced by the minority party. critical election periods are sometimes marked by a national crisis and may recquire more than one election to bring about a new party era.
5 True/False questions
Elements of liberalism → 17th&18th century political thinkers (closer to conservative liberalism
political parties → A coherent set of beliefs about politics, public policy, and public purpose. It helps give meaning to political events, personalities, and policies.
The American Voter → govt. agency, interest groups, and congressional committees. who all end up working in self interest. most people want interest groups to be happy to get bigger budgets
blanket primaries → elections to select party nominees in which voters are presented with a list of candidates from all the parties. voters can then select some democrats and some republicans if they like.
Iron triangle → govt. agency, interest groups, and congressional committees. who all end up working in self interest. most people want interest groups to be happy to get bigger budgets