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Unformatted text preview: crises. 1. Identity fully identifying with a nation or country 2. Legitimacy the rightfulness, validity, or legality of the government 3. Penetration getting all citizens within to voluntarily obey national laws 4. Participation allowing citizens to partake in all political processes 5. Distribution sharing the resources of the nation to its citizens *Aristotle classified government in six ways: Legitimate Corrupt One Ruler Monarchy Tyrannical Few Rulers Aristocracy Oligarchy Many Rulers Polity Democracy (not based on todays form of democracy) *Side Note: At one point in U.S. history, we did not have a common legal tender or currency, until the passing of the Legal Tender Act in 1862 (02/25/1862) this created paper money not redeemable on gold or silver....
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This note was uploaded on 12/23/2011 for the course POLS 11026 taught by Professor Dr.maec.king during the Spring '11 term at Howard.
- Spring '11