USH Academic Vocab List #3
Terms in this set (15)
Organizations of workers who, together, put pressure on the employers in an industry to improve working conditions and wages.
Economic system in which individuals and businesses are allowed to compete for profit with a minimum of government interference
Owner or manager of a factory or industrial company
A policy of avoiding political or military involvement with other countries
A political party organized in opposition to the major parties in a two-party system
A procedure allowing the people to vote to dismiss an elected official from state office before his or her term has expired.
A period of general fear of communists
A form of government in which the ruler is an absolute dictator (not restricted by a constitution or laws or opposition etc.)
An increase, intensification, or expansion of warfare
The ending of authorized segregation, or separation by race.
the belief that people with disabilities should be physically and socially integrated into the mainstream of society regardless of the degree or type of disability
(n.) a movement from one country or region to another
A country or group of people who agree to help another country achieve a common goal.
a group differing, especially in race, religion, or ethnic background, from the majority of a population
Farm areas and life in the country.