Superpowers Key Words
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A nation with the ability to protect its influence anywhere in the world and be a dominant global force.
An unchallenged superpower that is dominant in all aspects of power.
Getting way by force to achieve dominance.
Applying subtle pressure through influence.
One superpower dominating everything.
Multiple superpowers with dominance.
Two superpowers dominating.
Direct ruling of countries often by force.
Core-developed countries exploiting periphery countries by taking their resources and skilled workers, keeping the periphery underdeveloped whilst the core develop over time.
Countries must go through a number of stages in order to become more modernised.
World systems theory
Most trade is from core to core countries, limiting trade for periphery countries.
Suggests that the geographical location of Russia makes it unconquerable.
Having the power to say no to something that others agree to.
Sphere of influence
Areas which superpowers dominate.
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