Government Power High Participation Citizen ParticipationAutocratic Low or No Participation Government Power Select Citizens’ ParticipationOligarchic General Citizens’ Low or No Participation Participation Government Power Democracy Citizen Participation Low or No Participation High Participation
What is a basic way citizens of ademocratic nation can influence thegovernment?A. votingB. workingC. obeying lawsD. consuming goods OAS Database Question - Corresponds to SS6- CG1b, CG4b, CG6b SS7- CG1b , CG4b, CG6b
United KingdomUSSR (former Soviet Union) ChinaGermany during WWII
Confederation Ways Government Distributes PowerRegional RegionalAuthority Authority Central AuthorityRegional RegionalAuthority Authority
Confederation Ways Government Distributes Power• Definition: Independent states/countriesband together for some common purpose anddelegate a few powers to the central authority.•*By which they are giving up certain freedoms.• * States/countries retain considerableindependence.• *Less binding than a federation.