The AP Comparative Government and Politics class will help you understand the key political questions of our age, studied through the comparison of different political systems across the five continents. Some questions we will answer are: Why do some countries become democratic and others don’t? Does inequality affect politics? What relationship exists between economic integration and political disintegration? How do constitutional rules shape politicians’ behavior? Can federalism accommodate multinational ism? Why has trust in politics declined in recent years? This and other questions will help you adquire a a global perspective on politics and a better understanding of the world we live in and how every single country in the world is interconnected to each other.