POLI 330N Week 5 Assignment, Essay – Ideal Citizen in a Totalitarian Government
Aristotle defined tyranny as an illegitimate form of government by one individual that tightly controlled every part of life and government. Adolf Hitler is the most notorious tyrant. Using a totalitarian society from the past or present. Discuss how the state and its leader attempt to impede citizens from exercising their rights. In your discussion, explain some components of an “ideal citizen,” consequences of voter apathy, and ways the state controls the citizen.
POLI 330N Week 5 Discussion, Learning Politics
Think about conversations around politics when you were in primary school (around age 10). What were some of the ways you learn about the political establishment through family members and friends? How were you politically socialize as a child? Use evidence (cite sources) to support your response from assigned readings or online lessons. And at least one outside scholarly source.