Is this a Mardi Gras map, or what? Not quite...
Green = Free;
Yellow = Partially Free;
Purple = Not Free
(as defined by Freedom House)
DEMOCRACY: GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES In this unit, students will explain and describe what it means to live in a democratic nation and how such descriptions may vary from nation to nation and culture to culture. We will: -Identify and describe signposts/characteristics of democracies- -Evaluate (using signposts) our U.S. democracy- -Evaluate other democracies around the globe, noting how democratic systems vary- -Conduct research using online resources like Freeom House, Carter Center, and Democracy Web- -Analyze and report on democracy-realted protests and world events (current events)-