Government Terms To Memorize

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Feudalism

Political system in which monarchs share power with the nobles. During the Zhou Dynasties, Chinese kinds depended on nobles to provide military service.

Legitimize

To prove government's right to rule over the people.

Embody

To make into a physical thing.

Ethnic Group

A group of people who share a common history, culture and/or language.

Nation

A group of people who view themselves as a political body.

Nation-State

A country and government for a nation.

Sovereignty

The ability to hold independent power.

Multinational

Made up of many nations.

Universal

The same everywhere.

Exclusivity

To exclude some groups of people.

Anachronistic

To belong to the past, not meaningful in the present. Or have different meaning in the present than the past.

Indigenous

Native to a region or earliest people in the region.

Laissez-faire

Lack of control.

Autocracy

Complete control, brutal consequences.

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