8.1 - Rights and Responsibilities (Keywords)

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8.1 - Rights and Responsibilities (Keywords)
2014-01-01 10:22:34
Religious Studies
Edexcel GCSE Religious Studies Unit 8 Section 1 Rights and Responsibilities
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  1. Bible
    Holy book of Christians
  2. Church
    the community of Christians
  3. Conscience
    An inner feeling of the rightness or wrongness of an action
  4. The Decalogue
    The Ten Commandments
  5. Democratic Processes
    The ways in which all citizens can take part in government (usually through elections)
  6. Electoral Processes
    The way in which voting is organised
  7. The Golden Rules
    The teaching of Jesus that you should treat other as you would like to be treated yourself.
  8. Human Rights
    The rights and freedoms to which everyone is entitled.
  9. Political Party
    A group which tries to be elected into power on the basis of its policies (eg. Labour, Conservatives)
  10. Pressure Group
    A group formed to influence government policy on a particular issue
  11. Situation Ethics
    The idea that Christians should base moral decisions on what is the most loving thing to do.
  12. Social Change
    The way in which society has changed or is changing ( and also possibilities of future change)