Government 2305

30 cards

chapter 1


 
  
Created Jul 23, 2009
by
caylac88

 

 
Table View
 
Download
 
Print

Flashcard Set Preview

  Side A   Side B
1
Globalization 
 
are we a global world? yes

2
Government
 
FORCE

-ligit...
3
Governments oldest objective
 
maintain order=rules
4
Thomas Hobbes
 
he supports a strong central gov
5
Thomas Hobbes: live with out govt 
 
Solitary, poor, etc. NEGATIVE

life would be short
Survival of the fittest
6
John Locke
 
Two Treatises on Government

influences Thomas Jefferson in writing Declaration of Independence...
7
Locke: life, liberty, property
 
Goverment objective is to protect life liberty and property but they replaced property with...
8
Karl Max/state
 
German, all land and prodution will be owned by the state not the individual
9
Public goods
 
Benefits and survices that benefit the people.
pay through taxes
government owned
10
Major objective of todays government
 
is pormoting EQUALITY
11
Resdistribuing wealth
 
taking wealth from citizens and spreding it out to the poor and through taxes
12
One person One vote
 
all votes are the same not matter what
13
Equality of opportunity
 
may the best person win
man or woman

14
equality of outcome
 
you already know the outcome
outcome is predetermined
15
"original dilemma"
 
balance between freedom and order
16
"modern dilemma"
 
alance between freedom and equalityq
17
capitalism
 
privately owen
less government
USA is a capitalistic nation
18
Laissez-faire
 
government has a hands off attitude

survival of the fittest
19
libertarianism
 
oppose all government
little taxes
minimum passive government

20
Anarchism
 
no government
aka anarcky
no controll
21
liberal
 
foster equality
government needs to be active in supporting equality


22
conservatives
 
rather have freedom over equality
23
democracy
 
angent
Demo=common people
24
political equality
 
all votes count equally
25
direct democracy/modern societies
 
we have moved away from direct demcorcy
26
indirect democracy/repsentative democracy
 
we live in a indirect democracy aka republic
27
minority rights
 
basic rights are given and minority rights are protected
28
pluralist model
 
organized groups and more than one
29
elite theory
 
groups are small and based on controll of wealth
30
us is controlled by they elite and is a oligarchy nation
 
lakfjag

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
Upgrade    Cancel