Now that you have learned about American political culture, institutions (Constitution, law, federalism) and their role in shaping American politics, government, civil rights, and civil liberties, please take a moment to reflect back on your responses to the questions posed at the beginning of this module.
In 600-700 words, address each of the following questions:
- Explain how political culture has shaped the kinds of laws that we have adopted as a country. Then, provide an example of this.
- Explain how particular political organizations or institutions have shaped the nature of our civil rights and liberties. Then, provide an example of this.
- Explain how particular historical events have shaped the nature and scope of our political institutions. Then, provide an example of this.