USH Academic Vocab List #4
Terms in this set (15)
Courts have power to declares laws and actions of Congress and the president unconstitutional
To absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own; to adapt fully
Process by which one community replaces another community that has been destroyed. (325)
Separation of people based on racial, ethnic, or other differences
A form of government in which power is vested in hereditary kings and queens who govern in the interests of all
Right to vote
An act of sealing off a place to prevent goods or people from entering or leaving
criticizing through ridicule
economic aid to assist private enterprise such as land grants rec'd by rr in mid 1800's, post office, airlines, etc.
Being a voting member of a community or organization and having the power to appoint or elect
The act of getting something
A settlement in which each side gives up some of its demands in order to reach an agreement.
An obligation to pay or do something.
location of war