<ul><li>What do you know about Politics? </li></ul><ul><li>Why are you interested?/disinterested/uninterested? </li></ul><...
 
What is Political Science? <ul><li>Etymology </li></ul><ul><li>“ Polis” - city; sovereign state </li></ul><ul><li>“ scire...
What is its scope? <ul><li>Political Theory- entire body of doctrines relating to origin, form, behavior, and purposes of...
Functions and Importance… <ul><li>Discover principles for public affairs; </li></ul><ul><li>study the operations of govern...
Goals in the Study of Political Science <ul><li>Education for citizenship </li></ul><ul><li>Essential parts of liberal edu...
Concepts of State and Government
What is a State? <ul><li>People </li></ul><ul><li>Territory </li></ul><ul><li>Government </li></ul><ul><li>Sovereignty </l...
Origin of States <ul><li>Divine right theory – state is a divine creation and the ruler is ordained by God to govern the ...
State vs. Nation <ul><li>State is a political concept, Nation is an ethnic concept </li></ul><ul><li>State is free from ex...
State vs. Government <ul><li>State is the Principal, Gov. an agent </li></ul><ul><li>Government may change; state remains ...
Do we need a Government? <ul><li>Advancement of Public </li></ul>
Forms of Government <ul><li>As to Number of persons exercising sovereign powers: </li></ul><ul><li>Monarchy- absolute and ...
<ul><li>As to extent of powers exercised by central government: </li></ul><ul><li>Unitary </li></ul><ul><li>Federal </li>...
<ul><li>As to the relationship of executive and legislative: </li></ul><ul><li>Parliamentary </li></ul><ul><li>Presidentia...
What therefore is the form of government of the Philippines?
If you could change the form of government of the Philippines, would you?
We temporarily stop here!
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Political science sharp

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  • 2. <ul><li>What do you know about Politics? </li></ul><ul><li>Why are you interested?/disinterested/uninterested? </li></ul><ul><li>Do you think without caring, you are not involved? </li></ul>
  • 4. What is Political Science? <ul><li>Etymology </li></ul><ul><li>“ Polis” - city; sovereign state </li></ul><ul><li>“ scire”- to know; study </li></ul><ul><li>As a Science- object: understanding of the state, its principles and ideals </li></ul><ul><li>Body Politic- involvement of people into the political community </li></ul><ul><li>Relations – of men and groups, mean and groups to the state, and state to other states </li></ul>
  • 5. What is its scope? <ul><li>Political Theory- entire body of doctrines relating to origin, form, behavior, and purposes of a state </li></ul><ul><li>Public Law- covers constitutional law, administrative law, and international law </li></ul><ul><li>Public Administration- methods and techniques used in actual management of state affairs by the 3 branches of government </li></ul>
  • 6. Functions and Importance… <ul><li>Discover principles for public affairs; </li></ul><ul><li>study the operations of government ( for criticisms ) </li></ul><ul><li>Findings and conclusions for practical use </li></ul><ul><li>Study deals with the concerns of public officials and citizens </li></ul>
  • 7. Goals in the Study of Political Science <ul><li>Education for citizenship </li></ul><ul><li>Essential parts of liberal education </li></ul><ul><li>Knowledge and understanding of government </li></ul>
  • 8. Concepts of State and Government
  • 9. What is a State? <ul><li>People </li></ul><ul><li>Territory </li></ul><ul><li>Government </li></ul><ul><li>Sovereignty </li></ul><ul><li>- internal and external </li></ul>
  • 10. Origin of States <ul><li>Divine right theory – state is a divine creation and the ruler is ordained by God to govern the people </li></ul><ul><li>Necessity or force theory- state must have been created through force, by some warriors who imposed their will upon the weak </li></ul><ul><li>Paternalistic theory- state originated from the enlargement of the family…. </li></ul><ul><li>Social contract theory- state must have been formed by deliberate and voluntary compact among the people to form a society and organize government for their common good </li></ul>
  • 11. State vs. Nation <ul><li>State is a political concept, Nation is an ethnic concept </li></ul><ul><li>State is free from external control, a Nation may not </li></ul><ul><li>A single State may consist of one or more Nations, and vice-versa </li></ul>
  • 12. State vs. Government <ul><li>State is the Principal, Gov. an agent </li></ul><ul><li>Government may change; state remains </li></ul><ul><li>State cannot exist without a government but government can exist without a state </li></ul>
  • 13. Do we need a Government? <ul><li>Advancement of Public </li></ul>
  • 14. Forms of Government <ul><li>As to Number of persons exercising sovereign powers: </li></ul><ul><li>Monarchy- absolute and limited </li></ul><ul><li>Aristocracy </li></ul><ul><li>Democracy- direct and indirect </li></ul>
  • 15. <ul><li>As to extent of powers exercised by central government: </li></ul><ul><li>Unitary </li></ul><ul><li>Federal </li></ul>
  • 16. <ul><li>As to the relationship of executive and legislative: </li></ul><ul><li>Parliamentary </li></ul><ul><li>Presidential </li></ul>
  • 17. What therefore is the form of government of the Philippines?
  • 18. If you could change the form of government of the Philippines, would you?
  • 19. We temporarily stop here!