So we approach a snap general Election in the U.K., regardless of the opportunistic nature of the Prime ministers decision to call the election, the parties campaigns are off and running and the full force of the theory of ‘valance party politics’ is showing its face in the U.K democratic system again. We have a…… Continue reading Centrists
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
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…
I made this for the local micro news site I volunteer for… The 2017 snap general election word bingo game card…. What score did you get?
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
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
The Second Scottish referendum. Or You can supranational away our sovereignty, but you’ll never take our ‘freedom’. So the Scottish had a independence referendum, 3 years ago. The result was a NO to independence by a wide 10% majority. Job done, message sent, VHS copies of Braveheart put away and a continuation of the…… Continue reading The Second Scottish referendum. Or You can supranational away our sovereignty, but you’ll never take our ‘freedom’.