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ERIC Number: EJ369587
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1988
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Separation of Powers: Checks and Balances.
Taylor, Bonnie
Social Studies Review, v27 n2 p50-54 Win 1988
This article offers a class activity on separation of powers and checks and balances within the U.S. government. Based on Franklin Delano Roosevelt's attempt to push through legislation for the New Deal of the 1930s by "packing" the U.S. Supreme Court, the activity includes worksheets and teaching suggestions. (JDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: United States Constitution