Textbook Title: Democracy in Brief
This free online textbook contains an overview of the intellectual origins, history, and basic values of democratic systems of government. The textbook touches on topics such as rights and responsibilities of citizens, free and fair elections, the rule of law, the role of a written constitution, separation of powers, a free media, the role of parties and interest groups, military-civilian relations and democratic culture.
Author: by George Clack
Subjects: Social Sciences, History
Key words: Social Sciences, History, American Government, Politics
Download URL: http://www.america.gov/publications/books/democracy-in-brief.html