Ch. 2, States (30-61)

Preliminaries

Discussion Questions

3-2-1 Exercise

Critical Thinking

  1. Cite and explain an important thing you learned from this chapter.
  2. Why do you consider this particular thing important? Be specific.
  3. Apply something you learned from this chapter to your daily life.
  4. What questions did this chapter raise or leave unanswered for you?

Chapter Analysis

  1. How does this chapter contribute to our understanding of comparative politics?
  2. How does this chapter help us make sense of what goes on in "the real world"?
  3. How might we best address relevant issues or problems raised in/by this chapter?
  4. Create a discussion question that addresses some material from this chapter.

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