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PLS 135 & 212 Course Playbook

Resources for research in political science, government, and international relations.

Introduction

constitutional convention

For this assignment for PLS 135, you have to write an essay explaining how you would go about writing a constitution.  There are no right or wrong answers for this assignment, but you have to provide evidence to back up your choices. This evidence will come from research. 

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Background Research

What is a constitution? What is democracy? What is a citizen? What are some citizens' rights? Responsibilities?

To find background information that will answer these questions and prepare you to argue your points, go to the library's home page and under START HERE enter a key term (such as democracy, citizen, constitution, etc.), to find information about it. 

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