Presentation on theme: "You are stranded on an Island!!!!"— Presentation transcript:
1You are stranded on an Island!!!! Name and Flag for your islandWho will perform the following duties:Hunting and gathering foodCooking foodMaking shelterExploring rest of the islandFishing for foodCaring for the illHow will you determine if someone is guilty of breaking rulesWhat is the punishment for breaking rules (if any)Any other rules for the communityHow will you make additional rules in the future and who will make them.
3Democracy Government in which the citizens have ruling power Examples: Ancient Greece, USA (at local level)
4Examples: U.S. Federal Government, Australia, Germany, France, etc. RepublicSystem of government in which citizens have the right to vote for leaders to REPRESENT them.Examples: U.S. Federal Government, Australia, Germany, France, etc.
5Constitutional Monarchy Government with legislative branches and ceremonial figureheads.Examples: United Kingdom, Japan, Jordan, Spain, Denmark
6Absolute MonarchyRuler who has complete authority over the government and the lives of the people; position is INHERITEDExamples: Saudi Arabia, Swaziland, United Arab Emirates,
8OligarchyGovernment in which a small group exercises equal control—from the Greek “few” and “rule.”Examples: Apartheid South Africa, post USSR Russia
9TheocracyForm of government in which priests or religious leaders serve as kings—Religion rulesExamples: Iran, Andorra—some argue England and Israel as well.Iran’s Supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
10DictatorshipGovernment has a ruler with absolute power; that position many times was gained by force.Examples: King Abdullah (Saudi Arabia), Hitler, Mussolini, Omar Al- Bashir (Sudan)
11TotalitarianismPolitical system in which the government has a single part dictatorship and controls every aspect citizen’s livesExample: Hitler, Stalin, Mussolini, Kim Jong II
12Examples: USSR, China, Cuba, North Korea CommunismGovernment in which there is Common ownership of property—aims for classless and stateless societyExamples: USSR, China, Cuba, North Korea
13Anarchy Absence of all governmental authority Examples: Ethiopia, Lord of the Flies