ERIC Number: EJ557629
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Coalition Theory in Praxis: A Comparative Politics Simulation of the Cabinet Formation Process.
Kaarbo, Juliet; Lantis, Jeffrey S.
PS: Political Science and Politics, v30 n3 p501-06 Sep 1997
Describes a political science class simulation where groups of students assumed the roles of political parties in a mythical country with a parliamentary system. Students developed party platforms, held mock elections, and put together coalitions to back cabinet ministers. Includes all pertinent information on the mythical country and political parties. (MJP)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Educational Games, Elections, Experiential Learning, Foreign Countries, Government (Administrative Body), Higher Education, International Relations, Political Campaigns, Political Parties, Political Power, Political Science, Power Structure, Role Playing, Simulation
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A