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Globalisation, flashcards and revision

So these are the final flash cards for my revision. block five of DD211 is all about globalisation, from a political perspective. I did not put the Sovereignty flash card in earlier, when I was talking about political concepts, I kept sovereignty separate from Freedom, Power and equality because it features very much in this…… Continue reading Globalisation, flashcards and revision

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Liberal democratic systems, Lijphart and revision flash cards…

So my exam still approaches, these are the flash cards for the Open University, DD211 block 4, Liberal democratic systems unit. This blocks deals with Lipjhart, Westphalia and the UK and US democratic systems. These first 2 flashcards set up the Lijphart’s models… so the cards have introduced the Lijphart concepts of Unitary Majoritarian democracy…… Continue reading Liberal democratic systems, Lijphart and revision flash cards…

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Ideology, a messy world of concepts

My exam still looms, as with my last blog post, I have been making some infographics to help me revise for the upcoming exam. So these new ones are for the Block 3 of DD211 of the Open University Politics, Philosophy and Economics course. So here we go… flashcards for the messy world of Ideology:…… Continue reading Ideology, a messy world of concepts

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Politics and Philosophy flash cards

I am fast approaching my module exam on the 6th of June. I study Politics, Philosophy and Economics with the Open University. I am about to sit the DD211 exam ‘Political Institutions in the global World’ I thought as well as doing the reading revision I might put my love of producing infographics to good…… Continue reading Politics and Philosophy flash cards

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Simulated Human Rights

Part of my studies with the Open University is the study of international relations. Recently we did this quiz, which is about intervention in the face of humanitarian abuse. You can try the exercise here: http://www2.open.ac.uk/openlearn/savingsetrus/ I scored 78% with strong legal and political score and a neutral humanitarian score. I you would like to…… Continue reading Simulated Human Rights