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The Big Question: The Big Politics Questions

Updated Friday 26th November 2004

Some countries have democracy; some have despots - but no nation is free of politics.

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The politics issues investigated by The Big Question so far have been:

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Reith Lectures: The Climate of Fear - Wole Soyinka draws on his time as a political prisoner and compares the behaviours and motivations of the "quasi-states" who use terror to further their aims
Journeys In Thought - Jonathan Ree explores how travel inspired the politics and ideas of some of the great thinkers
The Mark Steel Lectures - Mark explores the sometimes surprising lives of political figures

If you'd like to take your interest in this area further, the Open University might have a course for you - regardless of where you live. Many OU courses are available worldwide, making use of the web, email and electronic conferencing. The exact range of courses available to you will depend on the country in which you live.


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