USH Academic Vocab List #5
Terms in this set (14)
Characteristic or attribute of person, group (culture) or time perio
first or most significant
A person who purchases goods and services for personal use
A method used by the government to add new land / territory. Sometimes force is used in annexation, but other times it is done through a legal system, such as a purchase. The United States annexed Texas in 1845 after a consent from Mexico.
consists of basic support systems needed to keep an economy going (power, community-cautions, transportation, water, sanitation, and education)
A strategy by which organized interests seek to influence the passage of legislation by exerting direct pressure on members of the legislature.
An organization formed by workers to strive for better wages and working conditions
The place where you live
possession, settlement, or use of land or property
A policy of avoiding political or military involvement with other countries
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws
Extra of something
Accepting demands in order to avoid conflict