"The promise given was a necessity of the past: the word broken is a necessity of the present" - Niccolo Machiavelli
Unit 1 - Essential Questions:
1. What does it mean to be human? 2. Should a leader prefer to be feared or loved? 3. What are the most effective characteristics of a leader? 4. What makes an idea or philosophy powerful? 5. Are there eternal truths? 6. Is there a form of government that is "best?" 7. How do you define a "nation?" 8. What are characteristics of revolution?