Chapter 1: The Study of American Government
I. What is political power?
A. Two great questions about politics
1. Who governs: the people who govern affect us
2. To which ends: in which ways government affects our lives
3. And then how the government makes decisions on a variety of issues
GovernmeA political system is a system of politics and government. It is usually compared to the legal system, economic system, cultural system, and other social systems. It is different from them, and can be generally defined on a spectrum from left, e.g. communism, to the right, e.g. fascism. Howe