1. In democracy people are nt he centre. Their ideas and opinion are important.
2. Democracy means that the members of the society having the right to vote can take part in decision of public matters so nt he self- governing.
3. Useful expressions
-right to vote
-decide public matters
These are the assurances of democratic powermaintaning.
4. Claims from people
-know the rules
-do what is permitted
-respect the others
the opinion of the majority BALANCE minorities
- in the narrow sense: taking part in political processes
- in the wider sense: the world based on the equality
7. Democracy at school
It means that the students have the right to express their opinion in connection with the school life.
The students self-government has representatives from all classes.
Democracy in the class means that the majority of the students make decisions about debated questions.