Terms from the Kite Runner
Government has full control over own affairs with in geographical borders.
Country or organization that can shape political, economic, social, military dynamics of another country.
A country that forcefully invades and occupies another nation.
Relies heavily on sale of Narcotics. ex: Afghan=opium to Heroin
When stronger countries fight for control or influence over another country.
Hit and Run tactics -> surprise attacks -> no plan
Arrise when there are many different ethnic groups -> each has its own control
In a country, the supreme government authority that dictates.
Exercise military power in a region which central government lacks control
One who takes religious text in the most literal form. They live it.
When every mini-state in a country has their own political/economic/social culture governed by local not national government
Rebuilding nations economic infrastructure after it has gone through serious damage
People of different ethnicities being able to coexist peacefully
Is the awareness of a common identity amongst the citizens of a country. We recognize we are all one.
A state that self-identifies as deriving its political legitimacy from serving as a sovereign entity for a nation as a sovereign territorial unit.