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summer assignment

Right Government Parties


Left Government Parties


Right vs Left Symbolic Representatves

Right = Hawks
Left = Doves

Right- Conservative-Traditional

-Law of the Jungle
-Survival of the Fittest
-Looks to the Past
-Conservative Nature


-Looks to the Future
-Progressive Nature


Focus: Individual
Goal: Economic Freedom
Support: Employers
Trade: Free Trade


Focus: Society
Goal:Personal Freedom
Support: Workers
Trade: Fair Trade

Right Economy

-De-regulated economy,
- Business & industry = Don't Tax and Spend

Left Economy

-Regulated economy
-Business & industry = Tax and Spend

Right vs Left Interference

Right: No interference of society and social lives
Left: Interfere with social lives and society

Right Vs Left Social Progress

Right: Status Quo
Left: Evolution

Right Society and Culture

- Preservation "the world is fine as it is"
-Exclusive Nationalist Conservative
-Community based on Morals

Left Society and Culture

-Utopianism "the world can be improved"
-Inclusive Multicultural Evolving
-Community based on Ethics

Right Family

-Atmosphere of reward and punishment
-Strict Parent = Tough Love
-Relationship of parent to child is built on Respect and Fear
-Parent instills Moral Strength & Absolutes
-Education: Skills- to Succeed, Compete, and have Individualism
-Self-Reliant Child: Self-Defence, Morality, Discipline, builds Character

Left Family

-Atmosphere of protection and communication
-Nurturing Parent = Nurturing Love
-Relationship of parent to child is built on Respect and Trust
-Parent instills Empathy & Moral Diversity
-Education: Learning- To Ask Questions, Relate, and Co-operate with Others
-Self-Nuturing Child: Openness, Empathy, Reflection, creates Potential

Right Adult

-Self-Reliant Adult
-Rural Life
-Vocation: Police, Military, Stockbroker, Sales, Judge

Left Adult

-Fulfilled Adult
-Urban Life
-Vocation: Media, Architect, Professor, Scientist, Teacher

Right Beliefs

Religion: Theistic, Organized, Conventional
Rights: Others must Not Interfere
Criminals: Choose to be criminals
Homeless:No Work Ethnic, No sense of Shame
Society: "Survival of the Fittest"

Left Beliefs

Religion:Scientific, Non-organized, Unconventional
Rights: Others must Observe
Criminals: social and economic Victims
Homeless: Downtrodden, Victims of the System
Society: "One for All and All for One"

Right Beliefs Cont.

-Equality is Opportunity
-Freedom is the chance to achieve or fail
-Immigration Control
which is best? Freedom

Left Beliefs Cont.

-Equality is a Level Playing Field
-Freedom is freedom from Power, Abuse, and Inequality
-Protect Minorities
which is best? Equality

Right's Support

-Gay rights 44%
-Abortion rights 43%
-War 91%
-Tax cuts 84%
-Same-sex marriage 12%
-God 87%
-Unmarried sex 80%

Left's Support

-Gay rights 54%
-Abortion rights 66%
-War 34%
-Tax cuts 24%
-Same-sex marriage 43%
-God 78%
-Unmarried sex 90%

Right Support Votes For...

-Upholding order
-Helping those who help themselves
-Strong Role-Models
-Champions of Opportunity

Left Support Votes For...

-Helping those who Cannot help themselves
-Positive Role-Models
-Champions of Downtrodden

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