Does democracy deliver the good life? What is good about democracy? What are the alternatives to democracy? What about our rights and responsibilities?
These questions, among others, are examined in this book. The book deals with democracy from its origins to different forms of democracy, and not least democracy’s challenges. In the book the reader works with mind maps, digital posters, rewriting of song lyrics etc. to come closer to answering the overall question: Does democracy deliver the good life?
The book is designed to be used at several educational levels in social studies classes in upper secondary or high school, as well as further education colleges and adult education centres, or in interdisciplinary courses related to the topics of society and politics.