Unit 2: Leadership and Society
Our society is a complex system that relies on the cooperation of many individuals in order to succeed.
Education is an integral component of society.
Though it is difficult to establish and maintain competent leadership, it is an essential element of an effective society
There is always a struggle for power when people coexist
People are easy to manipulate when they are afraid
Power is a concept that must have checks and balances.
Nature of power/authority
Using our powers of persuasion/effective communication to shape our society into what we want it to be
What role does society play in structuring our ideals, values, and sense of right and wrong?
What is the definition of an ideal society?
How do I assist in developing an effective society?
What are the characteristics of an effective leader?
Why do we need rules?
How may I educate future generations?
- Which aspects of society should be passed down to future generations?