ERIC Number: ED422251
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Lesson Plan on Comparative Political Systems: Compare and Contrast the Presidential Election System of the USA to the Parliamentary Election System of Hungary.
O'Connell, Daniel W.
This lesson describes the current government of Hungary and its underlying political and electoral systems. The lesson is structured with: (1) background on the parliamentary model of government, political parties, and Hungary's unique electoral system; (2) a summary of the six major political parties in Hungary and voter information for the 1990 and 1994 elections; and (3) conclusions about the fluidity of the electoral system in Hungary and comparisons with the U.S. electoral process. (EH)
Descriptors: Citizenship, Citizenship Education, Civics, Democracy, Elections, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials, Law Related Education, Political Science, Presidential Campaigns (United States), Secondary Education, Social Studies
Florida Law Related Education Association, Inc., 1625 Metropolitan Circle, Suite B, Tallahassee, FL 32308; telephone: 904-386-8223.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Florida Law Related Education Association, Tallahassee.
Identifiers - Location: Hungary; United States