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Democracy
Democracy
Representative Democracy
Direct Democracy
Vote
A government ruled by the people
A government in which the people elect representatives, or le…
A form of government in which the people make the decisions w…
a choice that gets counted
Democracy
A government ruled by the people
Representative Democracy
A government in which the people elect representatives, or le…
Democracy
majority
government
citizen
democracy
the greater number or part
a system of controlling a country and managing its affairs
a member of a country
a government that is run by the people who live under it
majority
the greater number or part
government
a system of controlling a country and managing its affairs
5 terms
Democracy
Capitalism
Common Good
Divine Right
Constitution
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
the benefits and interests of all
the right supposedly given to king or queen by God to rule a…
the fundamental principles according to which a state is run
Capitalism
an economic and political system in which a country's trade a…
Common Good
the benefits and interests of all
10 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Three Branches of the U.S. Government
System of government where the citizens have the power.
System of government in which the citizens vote on all the is…
System of government in which the citizens vote to elect repr…
Legislative, Executive, and Judicial
Democracy
System of government where the citizens have the power.
Direct Democracy
System of government in which the citizens vote on all the is…
13 terms
Democracy
What is a democracy?
How was the Ancient Greek democracy di…
In what time period did democracy begi…
What are the people called under a dem…
A government ruled by the citizens
Ancient Greek democracy let every citizen vote on every issue.
500 B.C.E.
Citizens
What is a democracy?
A government ruled by the citizens
How was the Ancient Greek democracy di…
Ancient Greek democracy let every citizen vote on every issue.
6 terms
democracy
republic
theocracy
monarchy
oligarchy
government where people elect representatives to make and adm…
government by god or government ruled by higher power.
government ruled by a king or queen with divine right.
government in which only a few people (aristocats) have power.
republic
government where people elect representatives to make and adm…
theocracy
government by god or government ruled by higher power.
30 terms
Democracy
Myth
Gladiator
Conquest
Empire
a traditional or legendary story, usually concerning some bei…
a person, often a slave or captive, who was armed with a swor…
the act or state of conquering or the state of being conquere…
a group of nations or peoples ruled over by an emperor, empre…
Myth
a traditional or legendary story, usually concerning some bei…
Gladiator
a person, often a slave or captive, who was armed with a swor…
12 terms
Democracy
Majority Rule
Values
Compromise
Equity
means that decisions are made when over half of the people vo…
principles about how people should act; examples: honesty, ha…
each side gives something up to reach an agreement
individuals and groups have the same opportunities in life
Majority Rule
means that decisions are made when over half of the people vo…
Values
principles about how people should act; examples: honesty, ha…
23 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Elite and class theory
Government
Gross domestic product
a means of selecting policy makers and of organizing governme…
argues that society is divided along class lines and that an…
institutions that make public policy for a society
the total value of all goods and services produced annually b…
Democracy
a means of selecting policy makers and of organizing governme…
Elite and class theory
argues that society is divided along class lines and that an…
34 terms
Democracy
government
monarchy
aristocracy
direct democracy
its a system for controlling and organizing society
government led by a king and their family
A government ruled by a small group of noble land owning fami…
a form of government in which citizens rule and make laws rat…
government
its a system for controlling and organizing society
monarchy
government led by a king and their family
14 terms
Democracy
Majority Rule
Values
Diversity
Compromise
means that decisions are determined by 51% or more of the vot…
principles about how people should act
means respecting people from varied cultures and/or backgrounds
a settlement of differences in which each side makes concessi…
Majority Rule
means that decisions are determined by 51% or more of the vot…
Values
principles about how people should act
9 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Three Branches of the U.S. Government
System of government where the citizens have the power.
System of government in which the citizens vote on all the is…
System of government in which the citizens vote to elect repr…
Legislative, Executive, and Judicial
Democracy
System of government where the citizens have the power.
Direct Democracy
System of government in which the citizens vote on all the is…
16 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Majority
Minority
Election
A political system in which the people of as country govern t…
More than 50% of the votes of the people.
Less than 50% of the votes of the people.
The action of choosing by vote one of the candidates for a po…
Democracy
A political system in which the people of as country govern t…
Majority
More than 50% of the votes of the people.
Democracy
The Universal Declaration of Human Rig…
Articles 19, 20 and 21
Democracy as rules
Democracy as culture
It is generally agreed to be the foundation of international…
These three articles from the Universal Declaration of Human…
This is about how we define the system of democracy in each c…
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights contains a set of i…
The Universal Declaration of Human Rig…
It is generally agreed to be the foundation of international…
Articles 19, 20 and 21
These three articles from the Universal Declaration of Human…
15 terms
Democracy
True or False: in a Representative Dem…
Limited Government
The two types of Democracies
Representative Democracy
False: they can have a personal agenda
Form of government which the power of the government is restr…
Direct and Representative
Form of democracy where citizens elect a person to speak for…
True or False: in a Representative Dem…
False: they can have a personal agenda
Limited Government
Form of government which the power of the government is restr…
democracy
commpromise
procedure
privilege
reluctant
an agreement in which people get less than want they want
a way of doing something
a special advantage or benefit given only to one person or gr…
slow and unwilling unhappy about haven to do something
commpromise
an agreement in which people get less than want they want
procedure
a way of doing something
16 terms
Democracy
Pnyx Hill
Tyranny
Democracy
Art of Reasoning
Pnyx hill is where Ancient Athens would meet to vote
Cruel and unjust use of power
A form of government in which the people vote for representat…
the ability to think logically and to make decisions
Pnyx Hill
Pnyx hill is where Ancient Athens would meet to vote
Tyranny
Cruel and unjust use of power
Democracy
government
equality
law
legislative
the group of people who officially control a country
the right of different groups of people to have a similar soc…
a rule, usually made by a government, that is used to order t…
relating to laws or the making of laws
government
the group of people who officially control a country
equality
the right of different groups of people to have a similar soc…
10 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Three Branches of the U.S. Government
System of government where the citizens have the power.
System of government in which the citizens vote on all the is…
System of government in which the citizens vote to elect repr…
Legislative, Executive, and Judicial
Democracy
System of government where the citizens have the power.
Direct Democracy
System of government in which the citizens vote on all the is…
Democracy
Democracy
Representative Democracy
Direct Democracy
Vote
A government where the people vote to make decisions for the…
A government in which the people vote for leaders (called rep…
A form of government in which the people make the decisions w…
a choice that gets counted
Democracy
A government where the people vote to make decisions for the…
Representative Democracy
A government in which the people vote for leaders (called rep…
Democracy
Athenians
tyrants
democracy
assembly
are people from Athens, Greece
one who is oppressive and in complete rule
a form of government that allows citizens to participate dire…
a large group
Athenians
are people from Athens, Greece
tyrants
one who is oppressive and in complete rule
8 terms
Democracy
The letter that said the colonists wan…
The person who wrote the Declaration o…
The rights listed in the Declaration o…
The people in America/Patriots
Declaration of Independence
Thomas Jefferson
Life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness
Colonists
The letter that said the colonists wan…
Declaration of Independence
The person who wrote the Declaration o…
Thomas Jefferson
45 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Dictatorship
Direct democracy
Indirect democracy
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not…
Form of democracy in which individuals are represented by app…
Democracy
A political system in which the supreme power lies in a body…
Dictatorship
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictat…
Democracy
Government
Apartheid
ANC
Voting
A group of people who have similar ideas
A system which is unfair to people
The ruling party of South Africa, African National Congress
To choose for something
Government
A group of people who have similar ideas
Apartheid
A system which is unfair to people
14 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Tyranny
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Ruled by the people
an abuse of power
all the citizens meeting together to make decisions
indirect democracy in which the people rule by elected officals
Democracy
Ruled by the people
Tyranny
an abuse of power
25 terms
Democracy
Government
National sovereignty
Liberalism
Communism
The legitimate use of force to control human behavior; also,…
A political entity's externally recognised right to exercise…
The belief that states should leave individuals free to follo…
A political system in which, in theory, ownership of all land…
Government
The legitimate use of force to control human behavior; also,…
National sovereignty
A political entity's externally recognised right to exercise…
24 terms
Democracy
Importance of Judaism/Christianity to…
Hammurabi's Code
Solon
Pericles
Morals and values, denounced injustice/tyranny, idea of equal…
Earliest establishment of a written code of law, 282 laws est…
Outlawed debt slavery, established 4 classes based on wealth…
Paid public officials and jurers
Importance of Judaism/Christianity to…
Morals and values, denounced injustice/tyranny, idea of equal…
Hammurabi's Code
Earliest establishment of a written code of law, 282 laws est…
28 terms
Democracy
Anarchism
Capitalism
Communism
Communitarians
A doctrine urging the abolition of government or governmental…
An economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
A theory or system of social organization based on the holdin…
A member of a communistic community.
Anarchism
A doctrine urging the abolition of government or governmental…
Capitalism
An economic system in which investment in and ownership of th…
Democracy
What are the two forms of Democracy?
Is Democracy Natural? Why/Why not?
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Direct Democracy,... Representative or Indirect Democracy
1.Problems with democracy... 2.Inefficient- slow to act ... 3.unsta…
a system of selecting policy makers and of organizing to that…
rule by the people exercised directly in open assemblies
What are the two forms of Democracy?
Direct Democracy,... Representative or Indirect Democracy
Is Democracy Natural? Why/Why not?
1.Problems with democracy... 2.Inefficient- slow to act ... 3.unsta…
25 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Liberal Democracy
Reinforcing parliament democracy
Political Party
A form of government in which the people, either directly or…
A form of representative democracy in which elected represent…
Administrating elections and organizing parliament.
A group of people who form together because they share the sa…
Democracy
A form of government in which the people, either directly or…
Liberal Democracy
A form of representative democracy in which elected represent…
Democracy
Democracy
Monarchy
Anarchy
Dictatorship
Supreme power is help by people
Supreme power held by monarch
Thereis no gov. In place
Ruled by a single leader that was not elected, violence and f…
Democracy
Supreme power is help by people
Monarchy
Supreme power held by monarch
Democracy
민주주의
공산주의
사회주의
삼권
Democracy
Communism
Socialism
The three powers
민주주의
Democracy
공산주의
Communism
42 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Dahl's Polyarchy
Elements of a democracy
Electoral Fallacy
system of governance in which parties can lose elections
1. control over government decisions about policy is vested i…
1. accountability of rulers... 2. indirect rule by citizens thro…
elections must not only exist, but be free and fair
Democracy
system of governance in which parties can lose elections
Dahl's Polyarchy
1. control over government decisions about policy is vested i…
56 terms
democracy
democracy
direct democracy
representative democracy
republic
people power
people vote directly on issues
vote for representatives
representative democracy
democracy
people power
direct democracy
people vote directly on issues
Democracy
Athenian Democracy
Roman Republic
Where did democracy come from?
Name two countries that were Republics?
Direct democracy - people directly voted for what they wanted…
Democracy - citizens elected leaders to represent and make ha…
Greece
U.S. and Rome
Athenian Democracy
Direct democracy - people directly voted for what they wanted…
Roman Republic
Democracy - citizens elected leaders to represent and make ha…
30 terms
Democracy
Democracy
Republic
American Revolution
Democratic Republic
a system of government in which the people rule
conducted by representatives
originally 34 colonies, 1775-1783, 13 replaced w/ republic
US form of government
Democracy
a system of government in which the people rule
Republic
conducted by representatives
Democracy
democracy
dictatorship
legislative branch
Executive Branch
A government that gives it's citizens the power to vote for t…
a government that is run by one person
a part of the U.S. government that makes laws. This includes…
a part of the U.S. government that carries out laws. This inc…
democracy
A government that gives it's citizens the power to vote for t…
dictatorship
a government that is run by one person
16 terms
Democracy
Independence
Declaration
President
Direct democracy
Freedom
Announcement of an idea
The leader of the United States
(Athens Greece) Citizens vote for leaders and issues
Independence
Freedom
Declaration
Announcement of an idea
Democracy
What did the hebrew bible taught
In Judeo-Christian tradition, helping…
How did Greco-Roman and Judeo-Christia…
What was a monarchy
1. God chose Abraham to be the "father" for the people... 2. Eac…
Responsibility of every person
Expansion in the Roman empire
King/monarch rules
What did the hebrew bible taught
1. God chose Abraham to be the "father" for the people... 2. Eac…
In Judeo-Christian tradition, helping…
Responsibility of every person
28 terms
Democracy
Magna Carta
Solon
Perilces
Plato "the republic"
Major source of traditional English respect for individual ri…
A respected statesmans, passed a law outlawing slavery based…
Increased citizen participation of voting by adding more publ…
Taught by Socrates. The strongest should not rule the wisest…
Magna Carta
Major source of traditional English respect for individual ri…
Solon
A respected statesmans, passed a law outlawing slavery based…
Democracy
Theological (anglican) arguments to ju…
Samuel Slater
GDP (gross domestic product)
(PCI) Per Capita Income
a. slavery existed to make money... b.black people were not dece…
Started the industrial revolution by creating machines
the sum total value of goods and services produced in a regio…
amount of income per person (GDP/ population)... Ex: China= low…
Theological (anglican) arguments to ju…
a. slavery existed to make money... b.black people were not dece…
Samuel Slater
Started the industrial revolution by creating machines
Democracy
taxes
governor
election
mayor
money collected by government to pay for services
the leader of a state
the process by which citizens vote for representatives
the leader of a city
taxes
money collected by government to pay for services
governor
the leader of a state
Democracy
government
monarchy
aristocracy
direct democracy
its a system for controlling and organizing society
government led by a king and their family
A government ruled by a small group of noble land owning fami…
a form of government in which citizens rule and make laws rat…
government
its a system for controlling and organizing society
monarchy
government led by a king and their family
Democracy
Athens
city-state
tyranny
aristocrats
City-state in ancient Greece; known as the birthplace of demo…
A political unit consisting of a city and its surrounding cou…
Cruel and oppressive government or rule
A member of the most powerful class in ancient Greek society.
Athens
City-state in ancient Greece; known as the birthplace of demo…
city-state
A political unit consisting of a city and its surrounding cou…
Democracy
Self-government
immigrant
Puritans
Indentured Servants
Self-government
immigrant
24 terms
Democracy
Democracy
7 Things that Define Democracy
Horizontal Accountability
Vertical Accountability
System of governance in which parties lose elections
1. Elected officials make decisions about policy... 2. We vote f…
Within the government. Checks and Balances.
To Citizens. Our ability to hold state accountable.
Democracy
System of governance in which parties lose elections
7 Things that Define Democracy
1. Elected officials make decisions about policy... 2. We vote f…
Democracy
cooperation
conflict resolution
consensus
fairness
Working together for the good of all
the process of ending a conflict through cooperation and prob…
General agreement
Free from bias, dishonesty, or injustice
cooperation
Working together for the good of all
conflict resolution
the process of ending a conflict through cooperation and prob…
11 terms
democracy
democracy
different
allowed
citizen
democracy
different
30 terms
Democracy
citizen
court
constitution
declaration
an official member of a community, state, or country who expr…
a place where questions about the law are answered
document of basic laws and ideas that state how a government…
the announcement of an idea
citizen
an official member of a community, state, or country who expr…
court
a place where questions about the law are answered
democracy
GDP
aid
legitimacy
universal suffarage
growth domestic product
help
being legal
the right to vote in an election
GDP
growth domestic product
aid
help
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