a political system in which a central ruler worked to gain support from others and used trade and business to influence others and maintain power
a government ruled by a person in the military
an island nation that declared independence from Portugal in 1975
nations working to improve their economies and provided for their people to live safe, healthy lives.
the national language of Indonesia
towers built in many levels commonly with sculptures or carvings of Buddha on each level
woven palm fronds, often used to create a roof
a use of wax and dye on cotton fabric that creates intricate patterns.
Ho Chi Minh
a communist leader of Vietnam's independence movement
a group of politicians that head the communist party.
"change for the new" in Vietnam a policy that allowed individuals to gain more control of some industries
the Vietnamese New Year
supply and demand
the relationship between the price of goods and how much people want it.