What is nationalism? Why is nationalism useful to state leaders? How is nationalism
"malleable"? How can this malleability be problematic for leaders of states?
Benedict Anderson points out that nationalism is more
Explain the main differences between parliamentary and presidential government. What are
advantages and disadvantages of each? Which kind of government do you think would be best
for a brand-new democracy? Which would be
What are ways in which leaders can win and maintain the support of their people? What do you
think is the most effective way to achieve legitimacy, and what is the least effective way? Recent
United States presidents hav
Political Science 141
The approach to studying comparative politics has changed in part as there is a greater variety of
text regimes today.
Freedom House- organization that gets the U.S. Government funding
Even the not free countries are compar