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AP Comparative Government and Politics Resources




The resources listed below can be used to supplement the instruction of AP Comparative Government and Politics. They are geared to match College Board learning outcomes and test preparation, while also advancing critical thinking with real-world information about important policy issues. Comparative Government teachers who are not preparing for the AP test may also find the resources useful.

“AP Comparative Government and Politics introduces students to the rich diversity of political life outside the United States, The course uses a comparative approach to examine the political structures; polices’ and political, economic, and social challenges among six selected countries: Great Britain, Mexico, Russia, Iran, China, and Nigeria. Additionally, students examine how different governments solve similar problems by comparing the effectiveness of approaches to many global issues.”

College Board, “AP Comparative Government and Politics,” (accessed July 21, 2016)

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