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chapter 2 quiz - Your Answer: Help 6. What was the first...

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gyi Han Site Title: MyPoliSciLab for Coleman,  Understanding American Politics and Government Location on Site:  Chapters > Chapter 2: Political Culture > Q > WHAT ARE AMERICAN CIVIC VALUES? Date/Time Submitted: January 21, 2010 at 9:30 PM (EST)  More information about scoring
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1. A liberal political culture means that the highest value is placed upon what? Your Answer: The individual.   2. What does the social contract confer upon people? Your Answer: Rights and responsibilities.   3. Which political philosopher influenced the ideas of liberalism? Your Answer: John Locke.   4. In seeking to protect individuals, the writers of the constitution did what? Your Answer: Restrained government.   5. Communitarianism refers to the ideal that people should ________ one another.
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Unformatted text preview: Your Answer: Help 6. What was the first practical political system to result from the ideas of liberalism? Your Answer: The United States under the Constitution. 7. What have Americans historically preferred? Your Answer: Smaller government. 8. Egalitarianism means what? Your Answer: Both equality of opportunity and political equality. 9. In the American economy, there is a general belief that: Your Answer: Individuals are equal and have the same opportunities to succeed or fail. 10. The U.S. Constitution was heavily influenced by what? Your Answer: Liberal notions of equality and individualism....
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