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By George Clack

Democracy in short supplies a concise account of the highbrow origins, background, and simple values of democratic structures of presidency. The ebook touches on issues corresponding to rights and obligations of electorate, loose and reasonable elections, the guideline of legislation, the function of a written structure, separation of powers, a loose media, the function of events and curiosity teams, military-civilian family and democratic tradition. [C:\Users\Microsoft\Documents\Calibre Library]

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Democracy itself guarantees nothing. It offers instead the opportunity to succeed as well as the risk of failure. ” Democracy is then both a promise and a challenge. It is a promise that free human beings, working together, can govern themselves in a manner that will serve their aspirations for personal freedom, economic opportunity, and social justice. It is a challenge because the success of the democratic enterprise rests upon the shoulders of its citizens and no one else. 60 Page 1: North Wind Picture Archives.

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