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Factors of Production
Basic resources for industrialization, such as necessary land, capital, and labor.
Economic system in which individuals, rather than governments, control the factors of production.
Ambition of a powerful nation to dominate the political, economic, and cultural affairs of another nation or region.
Colonies in which a few officals from one country (usually European) rule (non-European) people of another country.
Alliance that included Great Britian, France, Russia (later the Soviet Union), the United States, and other countries during WWI and WWII.
Ideas, facts, or rumors spread deliberately to further one's cause or to damage an opposing cause.
New name of the Russian Bolsheviks who dissolved the constitutional assembly in 1918.
Policy that a nation uses to try to imporve its ecomonic well-being by limiting trade.
Governmental doctrine that relies on dictatorial rule and a totalitarian regime, in which the state maintains rigid control of the people through force and censorship.
Meeting called by Hitler in 1938 to discuss the Czech problem, which led to the annexation of the Studentenland by Germany.
Suspicion and hostility between the communist and Western democratic nations, waged primarily by political and economic means rather than with weapons.
Tiananmen Square Massacre
Incident in which student staged a hunger strike in Tiananmen Square and ignored government orders to leave, resulting in the death of hundreds.
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries created in 1960 to set oil prices and world oil production levels.
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