history ch one

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history ch one
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  1. how to change a housing ordinace
    • convice council canidates to get rid of it
    • go to council meeting
    • file a lawsuit
    • litigation
    • nonviolent protests
  2. local dep of sanitation
    takes away our waste
  3. federal reserve board
    associated with out interest rates
  4. tuition support
    help funding
  5. state professional licensing program
    associated with accounting classes
  6. federal income tax regulatons
    u recive money for deducted taxes
  7. local and state sales tax
    sals tax that you pay
  8. 3 historic feature of american political system
    civil war, british colonies, fought idependence war
  9. 4 contemporary features of american political system
    • right to fair trial
    • innocent until proven guilty
    • federal judge appointed for life
    • american judges hold power to invalidate the law
  10. election pathway
    to vote
  11. lobbying pathway
    present info and arguments to goverment officials
  12. court pathway
    litigation: attorney presents evidence to a judge
  13. grassroot mobilization pathway
    boycott, protest
  14. cultuaral pathway
    • attempt to change hearts and minds of fellow citizens
    • NOT USED TO CHANGE A HOUSING ORDINANCE
  15. examples of diversity
    • immigration
    • latinos are the nations minority group
  16. 4 political accepted framework of american gov
    • constitution
    • we treat it as the non religious bible
    • shouldnt be the political religion of the nation
    • was not supposed to be a set of sacred principles
  17. 3 econmical accepted framework of american gov
    capitalism socialism econimic sucess
  18. political culture emphasizing american creed
    • fundamental values and beliefs that shape political behavior
    • toqueville, mydral, dahl
  19. toquville wrote
    "there is such little independence of mind and real freedom of discussion in America.
  20. mydral believed
    our belief system of American creed. We embrace concepts of freedom, liberty, and due process under the law.
  21. dahl believed
    "to reject the democratic creed is in effect to refuse to be American.
  22. political stability depends on acceptance of
    gov and economic system and defined political culture
  23. democratic stability depends on
    citizens belief that they can influence the outcome of gov activity
  24. republican
    conservative
  25. democratic
    liberal

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