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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What is the difference between horizontal and vertical power sharing?

The horizontal power sharing

Power is shared among different organs of government such as the legislature, executive and judiciary.

Organs of the government are placed at the same level to ex

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Asked by Ramesh

Apr 18

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) ago

Key Features of Federalism

Answer.

  There are two or more levels  of government.

1.  Different tiers of government govern the same citizens, but each tier has its own jurisdiction in specific matters of legislation,

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Asked by Arun

Aug 19

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Agam answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

Prudential And Moral Reasons

prudential reasons

  • strss on better outcomes
  • ensures political stability
eg: reserved constituencies for st,sc and obc's

moral reasons
  • considers pow
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Asked by Prachi

Jul 6

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Anshu answered 1 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

Overlapping and Cross-Cutting - Social Differences

Over lapping social difference

If social differences overlap each other it may lead to social division and if one social difference is given preference then people would begin to t...

Asked by Prachi

Sep 10

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What do you mean by power sharing ?

1. Power sharing in simple words is sharing of responsibility & powers among diffent organ of govenment.
2. Power sharing is a strategy for resolving disputes o
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Asked by Siddharudh

Jun 28

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) ago

Ethnic Composition of Belgium

The ethnic composition of Belgium is very complex because in that country Dutch speaking people are in majority ( 59 %), while French and German speaking are respectively 40% and 1%.
The French live in...

Asked by Sakshi

Oct 2

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Syeda answered 2 year(s) ago

WHAT IS DIFFERENCE BETWEEN POLITICAL PARTY AND PRESSURE GROUP?

Pressure groups
1. Pressure groups have specific interest and work for the collective interests of its membership only.
2. Membership of pressure groups is limited.
3. Pre...

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 3 month(s) ago

How does democracy accommodate social diversity?

Democracy accommodates social diversity as it allows for equality, fair representation to all irrespective of their caste, creed, colour, race, religion, language or place of residence.
Democracy also e...

Asked by Mahathi

Feb 14

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

Explain the Majoritarian measures of Srilanka.

Majoritarian Measures

In 1956, an act was passed to recognize Sinhala as the only official language, thus disregarding Tamil.

University positions and government jobs, favoured Sinhala applic

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Asked by Samina

Apr 25

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

How Belgian government solved its ethnic Problem ?

Dutch and French speaking ministers are equal in the central government.

Some of the Powers of the central government have been given to state governmentt.
The state governments  are not subord

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Asked by Bhuvanesh

May 17

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) ago

Explain the major forms of power sharing?

Answer.

In modern democracies, power sharing can take the following forms:
1. Organs of Government: In democracy, power shared among Legislature, Executive and Juduciary.This

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Asked by Sabu

Jun 7

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

Write short note on Bolivia water war?

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The government of Bolivia, under pressure from the World Bank, decided to privatize water supply in the country’s third largest city, Cochabamba.
People were dissatisfied...

Asked by Gaurav

Mar 13

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) ago

Difference b/w pressure groups, interest groups & movements

A pressure group can be described as an organized group that does not put up candidates for election, but seeks to influence government policy or legislation. They can also be described as ‘interest groups’,

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Asked by Harsha

Nov 14

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Syeda answered 1 year(s) ago

What is FEDECOR??

FEDECOR -  is an organisation of human right activists, labour, community people..
It was an organization formed in Bolivia which wanted the government to end the privatization of water resources in the...

Asked by Kiran

Mar 6

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 9 month(s) ago

Define communalism. What role does it play in Indian politics?

Communalism implies a strong sense of belonging to a particular religious community to the exclusion of others. The concept of communalism holds that religious distinction is the most fundamental and overriding...

Asked by Prachi

Sep 11

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 2 month(s) ago

Who administers the oath of office to the members of parliament?

An oath of office is an oath or affirmation a person takes before undertaking the duties of an office, usually a position in government.

As soon as the new Government is formed, the Legislative Secti

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Asked by Devansh

Mar 21

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Aruna kumari answered 3 year(s) , 11 month(s) ago

What is the ethnic composition of Sri Lanka.

In Sri Lanka Sinhalese make up 74% of the population and are concentrated in the densely populated southwest.

Sri Lankan Tamils, citizens whose South Indian ancestors have lived on the island for cen

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Asked by Deepika

Jun 28

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Agam answered 1 year(s) , 10 month(s) ago

Q.Explain the composition of population in Belgium and Sri Lanka?

BELGIUM:-

Dutch speakers-59%
French speakers-40%
German speakers-1%

SRI LANKA:-

Sinhala speakers-74%
Tamil speakers-18%
Others-8%

Asked by Sarfaraj

Jun 13

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) ago

what lead to civil war in sri lanka?

Srilankan government adopted majoritarian measure to establish Sinhala Supremacy.in 1956, an Act was passed to recognise Sinhala as the only official language thus diregarding Tamil.
A new constitution...

Asked by Sabu

Jun 7

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Aruna kumari answered 4 year(s) , 1 month(s) ago

One word questions with answers

Which system of power sharing is called checks and balances?

  • Horizontal distribution of powers

What was the outcomes of the civil war in Sri Lanka?

  • Set back to
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Asked by Riya

Apr 28

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