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Unformatted text preview: Democracy requires citizens to question our leaders. Why is there a gap between our image of the ideal politician and our views about actual politicians? Americans have unrealistic expectations. Which of the following definitions best defines American democracy? Officials gain authority as a result of winning elections in which all adult citizens Which of the following is not a democratic value? The rights of the nation are superior to the individual The framers of the Constitution insulated freedom of speech and the Supreme Court from popular choice because: of their fear of tyranny by majorities. Which of the following is not a condition that is essential for the establishment and maintenance of democracy? A nation that embraces a highly centralized government-run economy and little private ownership of property....
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This note was uploaded on 02/10/2010 for the course PCS 782 taught by Professor Staff during the Spring '08 term at Bowling Green.
- Spring '08