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Do they exist?
The dictionary defines it as the following: An imaginary and indefinitely remote place Often capitalized: a place of ideal perfection; especially in laws, government, and social conditions An impractical scheme for social improvement
Everyone has his/her idea of a utopia. What’s Yours?
Definition #1 An imaginary and indefinitely remote place Is this your idea of utopia?
This is the LIFE!!!! Or is it? DEFINITION #2 A place of ideal perfection; especially in laws, government, and social conditions Can everyone be part of this utopia? What laws do you think exist in this environment?
Can a UTOPIA that was created with something good in mind, turn completely wrong? What do you Think??
Definition #3 An impractical scheme for social improvement
The Nazi Regime and its plan to exterminate Jews from the planet
When thinking of a utopia, one thinks mostly of an easy, worry- free lifestyle in which everyone can be happy and live in peace. NO WAR, NO HATRED, NO P R O B L E M S.
CREATE YOUR OWN UTOPIA Now it’s your turn to create your perfect Society In groups, you will create the perfect society, your very own UTOPIA. Think carefully about your creation because you want it to be a place where people would want to escape to and be happy. You will come up with a name for your society, laws, and a constitution. After you have created the PERFECT society, you will analyze the positive and negative effects of living in your society.