the study of the rights and duties of citizens.
a nation's ruler or head of state usually by hereditary right, king or queen.
A person with certain rights and responsibilities in his or her country or community.
where the majority of people earn their living by providing a service rather than manufacturing a product.
beliefs of a person or social group in which they have an emotional investment.
The concept that political power rests with the people who can create, alter, and abolish government. People express themselves through voting and free participation in government.
the legal process by which a person is granted citizenship.
a person who comes from a foreign country.
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in order to settle there.
expel from a country.
the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed.
a sum of money allocated for a particular purpose.
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them.
A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not through representatives.
to vote for someone to represent you in the government.
a state in which supreme power is held by the people and their elected representatives.
a form of government with a monarch at the head.