Enduring Knowledge – Understandings
Government and Civics
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the purposes and sources of power in present day governments vary, each reflecting and impacting the culture(s) of the people governed.
individual rights of people vary under different forms of government.
democratic governments of the present day function to protect the rights, liberty and property of their citizens while promoting the common good.
the United States does not exist in isolation; its democratic form of government has played and continues to play a role in our interconnected society.