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Nuclear Proliferation

The spread of nuclear weapons to new nations.

Liberal

a person who generally believes the government should take an active role in the economy and in social programs but that the government should not dictate social behavior.

Flexible response

The buildup of conventional troops and weapons to allow a nation to fight a limited war without using nuclear weapons.

Fascism

A political system headed by a doctor that calls for extreme nationalism and racism and has n tolerance for opposition.

Ethnic Cleansing

The expulsion,important,or killing of ethnic minorities by a dominant majority group.

Corporation

An organization that is authorized by low to carry on an activity but treated a though it were a single person.

Containment

The policy designed to keep the Chinese from expanding its power.

Brinkmanship

The willingness to go to the brink of war to force an opponent to back down.

Detente

Relaxation between the United states and its one major Communist rival China.

Imperialism

The actions used by one nation to exercise political or economic control over a smaller or weaker nations.

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