As we turn our focus to the international realm, let’s take a moment to compare the governmental systems of the United Kingdom and the United States.
Identify a few key differences between a parliamentary and a presidential system. How is the top leader selected differently? How do you think this difference impacts the kind of people who are chosen?
This discussion question focuses on parliamentary and presidential systems.
Along with your textbook reading for the week, here’s some additional reading to consider about parliamentary and presidential systems:
“Is a Parliamentary Form of Government Better Than a Presidential Form of Government?” debate.org
Please also remember that the original post must be at least 300 words. You must use the text book as one of the 2 citations.
Roskin, M. G., Cord, R. L., Medeiros, J. A., Jones, W. S. (10/2013). Political Science: An Introduction, 13th Edition