Power-sharing is a good way to ensure the stability of
Which of the following statements is correct about the Belgian model?
The word ‘ethnic’ signifies:
Power shared among governments at different levels is also called
Power Sharing among Governments at Different Levels (Vertical distribution of power sharing) In this form of power sharing, power is shared at the different levels of government. The overall governing body for the country is known as ‘Union Government' or 'Federal Government' and the government at the constituent units is known as State Government. The third or lowest level is local government, i.e., Municipalities and Panchayats (in India).
Which major social group constituted the largest share in the population of Sri Lanka?
Belgium has worked on the principles of
Different arguments are usually put forth in favour and against power-sharing. Select those which are in the favour of power-sharing, and select one answer from the answers given below.
A. Reduces conflict among the different communities.
B. Decreases the possibility of arbitrariness.
C. Delays the decision-making process.
D. Accommodates diversities.
E. Increases instability and divisiveness.
F. Promotes people’s participation in the government.
G. Undermines the unity of a country.
Majoritarianism constitution was adopted by
There is two groups in sri Lanka one is sinhala and other is tamil and sinhala people have majority so , Sri Lanka adopt majoritarian
Consider the following statements about the power-sharing arrangements in Belgium and Sri Lanka.
A. In Belgium, the Dutch-speaking majority of the people tried to impose their domination on the minority French-speaking community.
B. In Sri Lanka, the policies of the government ensured the dominance of the Sinhala- speaking majority.
C. The Tamils in Sri Lanka demanded a federal arrangement of power-sharing to protect their culture, language and equality of opportunity in education and jobs.
D. The transformation of Belgium from the unitary government to a federal one prevented a possible division of the country on linguistic lines.
Which of the statements given above are correct?
Among the given option, B, C and D are true.
In Srilanka, the policies of government ensured the dominance of Sinhala -speaking majority. To protect their culture, language and equal opportunity in education and jobs, Tamils in Srilanka demanded a federal arrangement of power –sharing.
On the other hand Belgium would have been divided based on linguistic basis but change in the form of government from unitary to federal prevented it. And hence power sharing enabled Belgium to be intact.
What is the percentage of the Belgium population in the Flemish region?
Which was not the provision in the Belgian Constitution?
In 1956 in Sri Lanka which of the following actions was not taken by the government?
The capital city of Belgium is
Consider the following two statements Ion power-sharing, and select the answer using the codes given below:
(A) Power-sharing is good for democracy.
(B) It helps to reduce the possibility of conflict between social groups.
Which of these statements are true and which are false?