In this form of government, voters elect representatives to a lawmaking body called Parliament.
In this form of government, a king or queen is the official head of state.
In this form of government, national and state governments share power.
When one country refuses to take sides in disagreements and wars between countries.
A country that uses high rates of taxation to provide services to people who are sick, needy, jobless, or retired.
A country in which the government has strong control over the economy and society.
Government owned businesses transfer back to individual citizens.
Items such as clothes, shoes, and other goods.
When countries force people of other ethnic groups to leave their homes.
People who flee to another country to escape danger or disaster.
Muslim houses of worship.
Russian term for emperor.
Changing a countries economy to rely more on manufacturing and less on farming.
Russia term for restructuring.
Free Enterprise System
In this type of economy, most businesses are privately owned and there is competition-resulting in better products at lower prices.
Russia term for openness.
Free Market Economy
The people-not the government-decide what goods and services to produce, how to produce them, and who will buy them.
A fertile or green area in a desert watered by an underground spring.
The worship of many gods.
A government controlled by religious leaders.
A group of states under one ruler.
The Egyptian term meaning "great house."
The belief in one god.
Messenger of god.
An agreement made with god.