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A government as good as its people

by Jimmy Carter

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Published by University of Arkansas Press in Fayetteville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Georgia
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1974-1977.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1977-1981.,
    • Georgia -- Politics and government -- 1951-

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published: New York : Simon and Schuster, c1977.

      StatementJimmy Carter.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE838.5 .C375 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 224 p. ;
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL791338M
      ISBN 101557283982
      LC Control Number95023843
      OCLC/WorldCa32893264

        Han Fei-tzu (d. BCE): Legalist Views on Good Government Novem The Confucian ideal of “government through virtue” and the tendency of Confucianists to seek guidance in the rule of former kings was strongly criticized by another school of thought: the Legalists or School of Law. Why Government Becomes the Scapegoat; Why Government is Good: A Day in Your Life; The Forgotten Achievements of Government; Doing Good through Government; Government as the Champion of Justice, Equality, Freedom, and Security; Taxes are Good; More Government Does Not Mean Less Freedom; Government as the Primary Protector of our Rights and Liberties.

      The Illinois Constitution of is the basic governing law of Illinois and provides the framework for state and local government. All students in the state are required to have knowl-edge of the Illinois Constitution. This book, Understanding the Illinois Constitution, has been.   The author, with years of practical experience in e-government implementation, gives a masterly analysis of e-government and its benefits, role of people, process and technology in e-government, public-private partnership models, e-government standards, and issues relating to security, digital divide, and cyber law.3/5(3).

        Government operations are also tied to a human-resources approach that is hopelessly past its best-by date. Public-sector unions are inhibiting change at a time when other organizations change or. This book takes on this anti-government movement and shows that most of its criticisms of this institution are highly exaggerated, misleading, or just plain wrong. In reality, American government - despite its flaws - plays a valuable and indispensable role in promoting the public good.


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Carter's public pronouncements address all the major concerns of our time and collectively stand as a testament to his deeply held conviction that we still can, and must have "a government as good as its people.".

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I want to read something full of factual information about the history and inner workings of our government, not laden with the personal opinion of the author. Available again in paperback, this sampling of President Carter's public pronouncements address the major concerns of our time,-crime, taxes, technology, poverty, nuclear energy world order, foreign policy, urban sprawl, human rights, the American family-and collectively stand as a testament to his deeply held conviction that we still can, and must have "a government as good as its people.".

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(And, yes, I know that the police are part of government, so technically every police procedural would qualify here. It tells us what our government is to do for its people." Step 5: Go over the meaning of the Preamble by breaking it into its phrases and going over the more difficult words.

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The heaven-inspired government described in the Book of Mormon afforded this freedom of religious belief and practice to its people: “Now if a man desired to serve God, it was his privilege; or rather, if he believed in God it was his privilege to serve him; but if he did not believe in him there was no law to punish him.

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But, as countless events may change the relations of a people, not only may different governments be good for different peoples, but also for the same people at different times.

Book was in good shape and was a good read. Then-Governor Jimmy Carter mixes personal biography and a modest agenda in this readably serious advertisement for his upcoming run for the White House.

Honest and forthright, Carter is at his best describing his upbringing in rural Georgia and years as a U.S. naval officer/5(9). So to disparage government per se — to see government as the central problem in society — is simply not a biblical position.

First, government is supposed to protect its people.Namely, all people fall short of perfection and governments are run by people.

For this reason a perfectly good government cannot exist in this world. The functions of government are carried out by people who are flawed as much as anyone else, and sometimes more so. It is, therefore, wholly unrealistic to expect perfect justice in this life.The relative pronoun "who" does follow "government" as part of either an "essential clause" or "nonessential clause" in actual usage, but many grammar and usage books, as well as the AP Stylebook, inform readers that "who" should be reserved for people and "that" and "which," for things and objects.