Read the excerpt provided describing three fictional political entities– Karhide, Orgoreyn, and Ekuman–from Ursula Le Guin’s science fiction novel, The Left Hand of Darkness. For each one, discuss in about a two or three sentences each and referring specifically to the definitions in 7.3, whether it is most like a unitary state, a federation, or a confederation. Which of the three is most authoritarian? Explain. The assignment should be about one to two pages long.
ch 7.3 Compare and contrast unitary, federal, and confederal systems.