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Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Playing Politics

Categories: Games & Quizzes, s1 and s2
I know now why Chancellor Brown and PM Blair have nothing to fear from President O'Donnell after playing this simulation for around a week (click on the picture to link). This is excellent for linking together all of our work in the Environmnetal Issues Unit, including the remaining work looking at major Climate Change issues and Sustainable Development. I really like the realism in the game. It is very easy to push all the right environmental policies, but you will, like me, get voted out of office. This is worth a period, I think, if done properly.

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