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Democracy

Author: Sean Connolly
Publisher: London : Franklin Watts, 2013.
Series: Systems of government
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Democracy reveals the inner working of this type of government, setting it in the context of history and relating it to today's current affairs. Readers will learn how a democracy functions internally and within the wider world community. They will also encounter some of the dilemmas, contradictions and compromises that seem to be an essential part of even the most idealistic politcal systems. Part of the Systems of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Children's nonfiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sean Connolly
ISBN: 9781445109879 1445109875
OCLC Number: 827267899
Target Audience: Key Stage 3.
Description: pages cm.
Contents: What is democracy? --
Struggling for a voice --
People power --
Parliamentary democracy --
Mister President --
Mixing and matching --
International cooperation --
Does democracy work? --
Does my vote really count? --
Democracy and the media --
Voters of the future --
Looking ahead.
Series Title: Systems of government
Responsibility: Sean Connolly.

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This series takes a dispassionate look at the five types of government that have helped shape our modern world.  Read more...

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