The study of the rights and duties of citizens
the status of a citizen with rights and duties
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
Are broads ideas about what is good or desirable, and shared by people in a society.
people hold the final authority in all matters of government
the legal process by which a person is granted citizenship
A Non-Citizen , a citizen of another country
a person who comes to a country where they were not born in order to settle there
to carry or send away from a country; to banish
the system or form by which a community or other political unit is governed
a plan for making and spending money
a political system in which the supreme power lies in a body of citizens who can elect people to represent them
Is where the citizens directly influence the decision of the government.
A system of government in which citizens elect representatives, or leaders, to make decisions about the laws for all the people.
A form of government in which citizens choose their leaders by voting
A King or Queen
a system in which the ideas and decisions supported by the most people are followed
the power or right to give orders or make decisions
having to do with a government in which one person, group, or party controls everything
things we should do, duties you owe to other citizens and your government
things we are required to do
The process or method of selecting one or more individuals from a group, as for a service or duty: a candidate who did not pursue the nomination, but accepted a draft by the party convention.
a disposition to allow freedom of choice and behavior, freedom from prejudice
system of managing government through departments run by appointed officials
A ruler of a kingdom or empire
This document was signed by King John in 1215. It was the first document that limited the power of the government.
believed all people have a right to life, liberty, and property
rights that belong to all people from birth
an agreement between rulers and the people
a settlement ruled by another country
legal document giving certain rights to a person or company
a signed written agreement between two or more parties (nations) to perform some action
a group of Anglicans in England who wanted to purify their church of Catholic ways
people who take long journeys for religious reasons
the acceptance of different beliefs
Individuals who agreed to work for a period of time in exchange for free passage from Europe
large estate farmed by many workers
trade between the americas, europe, and africa
An English policy of not strictly enforcing laws in its colonies.
refuse to buy
a war Americans fought for independence
freedom, self-reliance and freedom from outside control