Ch. 8-Political Geography
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Created by Allied powers after WW2, states in the world can meet/vote on issues without war
establish peacekeeping force, contribute military forces.
What you can do in UN.
Supporting expansion of a country.
small bits of territory that lie on the coasts sep. from the state by terr. of another state.
Landlocked in another country.
groups of nations that operate on a regional/international level.
expands 'til bumps into another nation-state.
effort by 1 country to establish it's econ, pol, and cult. principals on a terr.
sovereign state that compromises a town and surrounding countryside.
split africa into 50 countries, blocked pre-existing mig., placed diff e groups w/ others that didn't get along, land disputes, e dominations.
invisible line that marks end of a state's territory.
existance of elections that are fair, regular, and free.
Area in which no states have power over.
transfer of some powers from central to sub-govs.
Legislature changes boundaries to let their party be in power.