ERIC Number: ED422248
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
The Hungarian Electoral System and Its Political Implications.
This lesson summarizes the most significant facts about the communist period in Hungary and briefly examines the Hungarian electoral system. The lesson is structured with: (1) background on the communist period (1948-1989) and the evolution of the democratic political system and institutions during 1989-1990; (2) description of the electoral system and its brief discussion; (3) highlights on some major differences between the Hungarian model and the U.S. model; and (4) conclusions of the lesson with additional exercises. The lesson includes a listing of objectives, procedures, materials needed, and student handouts. (EH)
Descriptors: Citizenship, Citizenship Education, Civics, Democracy, Elections, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials, Law Related Education, Political Science, Secondary Education, Social Studies
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Hungary