PS 6- Democracy Theories

PS 6- Democracy Theories - Jerusalem is the political...

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November 21, 2008 Jerusalem is the political capital of Israel. Political Institutions: Democracy Parliamentary Unitary PR Electoral system (1 district, d’Hondt) Society and Politics (“two Jews, three opinions”): Country Number of Conflicts Israel 3 (undercounts) Venezuela 2 UK 1.5 US 1 (undercounts) Zionism is a Jewish movement believing they should have their own government. Religion: 1. Secular vs religious Jews 2. Jews vs non-Jews Foreign policy/security and territories Ethnicity/nationality: 1. Sephardic (Mizrahi) vs Ashkenazi Jews 2. Jews vs Israeli Arabs Socioeconomics 43% are somewhat non-observant 21% are totally non-observant Security and Territories: Hawks want to keep occupied territories and non-peaceful compromises with Arabs Doves want the opposite. Israel is an immigrant state. November 24, 2008 Less Developed Countries
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35 mostly African and Central American Countries. Very poor- the vast majority of the population is vulnerable.
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