Outline for first three lectures - word 2003

Outline for first three lectures - word 2003 - Lecture...

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What is a Democracy? Is it Majority Rule? Are there minority rights? Do Elections Make a Democracy? What is the process used to choose decisions or our leaders in society? Land of the Hun-Gats Lecture 2: Pre-Constitutional America Where does our Constitution come from? British Philosophy, Magna Carta, John Lock Arguments with the British –Stamp Act, Tea Tax, Intolerable Acts Continental Congress Declaration of Independence Articles of Confederation
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Unformatted text preview: Lecture 3—Constitution What is the Articles of Confederation? Problems with Articles of Confederation and Movement toward reform Constitutional Convention: 1. Principles of Constitution 2. Debates over Representation and Compromises 3. Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances Federalists and Anti-federalists Arguments for and against adoption Significance of Federalist Papers...
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