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Perspectives on Ideology Introduction

What influences your beliefs and values? This Introduction helps you consider that question as you begin your larger investigation into the Key Issue: To what extent should we embrace an ideology?

The chart below outline the topics and questions considered in this introduction. --WHAT CHART GOES HERE...?

Student Resource Links

Pause and Reflect, p. 7
You may wish to explore the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

Background Information Links

These links offer background information, alternative content, and alternative approaches to issues and topics that are addressed in the Student Resource and Teacher’s Resource.


For more information on Thomas Hobbes.

For more information on John Locke.

For more information on Jean-Jacques Rousseau.