Here's an understatement: the world has problems. It's difficult to single out just one, and say "that is the biggest problem, the one that if we fixed would make the others work themselves out. At the risk of sounding vague, I think there is one bas
Majoritarian or Pluralist Democracy?
PARALLEL LECTURE 2.1
This lecture parallels the material in Chapter 2 and probes more deeply into the models of
democracy introduced in this chapter.
The theory of democratic government
A. One fundamental
Freedom, Order, or Equality?
PARALLEL LECTURE 1.1
This lecture is the first in the series of parallel lectures in the Instructors Resource Manual. It
closely parallels the discussion in the text, allowing instructors to decide which topics in th
PARALLEL LECTURE 3.1
This lecture reviews the historical, political, and intellectual setting from the colonial period
through Shayss Rebellion.
What is the Constitution?
A. The Constitution is the document that defines t
ASPA's Code of Ethics
I. Serve the Public Interest
Serve the public, beyond serving oneself. ASPA members are committed to:
Exercise discretionary authority to promote the public interest.
Oppose all forms of discrimination and har
The Cabinet: 2012
The tradition of the Cabinet dates back to the beginnings of the Presidency itself. Established in Article II, Section 2,
of the Constitution, the Cabinet's role is to advise the President on any subject he may require relating to the du
In this paper I describe the "nation-state" and the concept of multiculturalism.
Multiculturalism is phenomenon that promotes ethnic diversity and cultures. A branch of
multiculturalism is a multicultural democracy. Whether a multicultural democr
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Amnesty International describes themselves as "a worldwide movement of people who campaign for internationally recognized human rights." They aim to fight injustice and mistreatment of the worl
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The World Bank
The World Bank is an intergovernmental organization which seeks to provide financial assistance and guidance to developing nations as part of an effort to fight poverty and world hunger. The