Governance, Democracy, and Capitalism
Now that you have read Chapter 1, you should understand the basic concepts of government. You have also completed the identification items (i.e., the Key Terms you IDENTIFIED in step one of this week’s lesson) previously noted, and you have thought about the Critical Thinking question. Post your Discussion Board entry by discussing the following question: What do you think a just government should always protect? Why?
Chapter 1. Consider your views on the United States and its capitalistic, democratic system. Which do Americans value more–capitalism or democracy?
Harrison et al., American Democracy Now: Essentials Edition. 6th ed. Boston: McGraw-Hill, 2019. ISBN: 978-1-260-16467-1. ALL WEEKLY LESSONS FOLLOW THIS EDITION; THEREFORE ALL STUDENTS MUST GET THIS EXACT EDITION.