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Balance of power
Condition of roughly equal strength between opposing countries or alliances of countries
Attempt by one country to establish settlements and t impose its political, economic, and cultural principles in another territory.
A state in which the distance fom the center t any boundary does not vary significantly
An internal organization of a state that allocates most powers to units of local government
Process of redrawing legislative boundaries for the purpose of benefiting the party in power.
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states.
An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an established government with control over its internal and foreign affairs
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