Study Guide- Pol 1 Midterm
Terms, Court Cases, Events, and Ideas to be aware of in each chapter:
Ch. 1- Freedom, Order, or Equality?
*Thomas Hobbes theory of government
*John Locke's theories, including natural rights
*Purposes of Government, according to
Arnold van Gennep: Territorial Passage and the Classification of Rites
-rite of passage; result in individual that undergoes the passing from one social status to another
-participants come in as one thing and leave as another; baptism, marriage
Ch. 9: Nominations, Elections, and Campaigns
Primary Elections are preliminary elections held in parties to choose candidates.
Only about half of regular party voters vote here. Nominators tend to choose people
with more extreme views beca