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17 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Foreign Policy
United Nations
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NA…
European Union
policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
Created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
A regional organization that was created in 1949 by nations i…
a transnational government composed of most European nations…
Foreign Policy
policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
United Nations
Created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
18 terms
AP Government Chapter 18 Vocabulary
Social Welfare Policies
Entitlement Programs
Means-Tested Programs
Income Distribution
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
Government programs providing benefits only to individuals wh…
The way the national income is divided into "shares" ranging…
Social Welfare Policies
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Entitlement Programs
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
12 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Monetarism
Keynesianism
Economic Planning
Supply-side Theory
The belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
The belief that the government must manage the economy by spe…
The belief that government plans, such as wage and price cont…
The belief that lower taxes and fewer regulations will stimul…
Monetarism
The belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
Keynesianism
The belief that the government must manage the economy by spe…
20 terms
AP Government: Chapter 18 Economic Policy
Deficit
National Debt
Gross Domestic Product
Monetarism
The result of when the government in one year spends more mon…
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
The total of all goods and services produced in the economy d…
The belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
Deficit
The result of when the government in one year spends more mon…
National Debt
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
19 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Foreign Policy
United Nations (UN)
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NA…
European Union (EU)
A policy that invovles choice-taking, like domestic policy, b…
Created in 1945, an organization whose members agree to renou…
Created in 1949, an organization whose members include the Un…
An alliance of the major Western European nations which coord…
Foreign Policy
A policy that invovles choice-taking, like domestic policy, b…
United Nations (UN)
Created in 1945, an organization whose members agree to renou…
27 terms
Chapter 18 AP Government Terms
Budget
Budget Resolution
Budget Surplus
Congressional Budget Act of 1974
A document that announces how much the government will collec…
A recommendation for budget ceilings to guide legislative com…
A situation in which the government takes in more money than…
Legislation that authorizes budget ceilings.
Budget
A document that announces how much the government will collec…
Budget Resolution
A recommendation for budget ceilings to guide legislative com…
18 terms
AP Government - Chapter 18 Vocabulary
social welfare policies
entitlement programs
means-tested programs
income distribution
policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
government programs providing benefits only to individuals wh…
the way the national income is divided into "shares" ranging…
social welfare policies
policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
entitlement programs
government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
43 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
public policy
policy agenda
distributive policy
redistributive policy
A specific course of action taken by government to achieve a…
The informal list of issues that Congress and the president c…
A type of policy that provides benefits to all Americans.
A type of policy that takes benefits from one group of Americ…
public policy
A specific course of action taken by government to achieve a…
policy agenda
The informal list of issues that Congress and the president c…
18 terms
AP Government Chapter 18 Vocab
Social Welfare Policies
Entitlement Programs
Means-tested Programs
Income Distribution
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
Government programs providing benefits only to individuals wh…
The way the national income is divided into "shares" ranging…
Social Welfare Policies
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Entitlement Programs
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
19 terms
AP Government - Chapter 18
Social Welfare Policies
Entitlement Programs
Means-Tested Programs
Income Distribution
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
Government programs providing benefits only to individuals wh…
The way the national income is divided into "shares" ranging…
Social Welfare Policies
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Entitlement Programs
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
52 terms
Chapter 18 AP government
Deficit
National Debt
Gross domestic product
monetarism
What occurs when the government in one Year spends more money…
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
The total of all goods and services in the economy during a g…
The belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
Deficit
What occurs when the government in one Year spends more money…
National Debt
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
18 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Foreign policy
United Nations
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
European Union
policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
a regional organization that was created in 1949 by nations i…
a transnational government com- posed of most European nation…
Foreign policy
policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
United Nations
created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
Ap government chapter 18
Laissez faire
Business cycles
Interventionist state
Economic regulation
"To allow to do to leave alone" active government involvement…
Periods and fluctuations between periods of economic growth a…
Alternative laissez faire government took active role in guid…
Government regulation of business industry rates routes or ar…
Laissez faire
"To allow to do to leave alone" active government involvement…
Business cycles
Periods and fluctuations between periods of economic growth a…
15 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Deficit
National debt
Gross domestic product
Monetarism
What occurs when the government in one year spend more money…
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
The total of all goods and services produced in the economy d…
The belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
Deficit
What occurs when the government in one year spend more money…
National debt
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
16 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
deficit
national debt
gross domestic product
monetarism
the result of when the government in one year spends more mon…
the total deficit from the first presidency down to the prese…
the total of all goods and services produced in the economy d…
the belief that inflation occurs wen too much money is chasin…
deficit
the result of when the government in one year spends more mon…
national debt
the total deficit from the first presidency down to the prese…
32 terms
Chapter 18 ap governent
deficit
national debt
gross domestic products
monetarism
What occurs when the government in one year spends more money…
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the prese…
the total value of final goods and services produced in a cou…
the belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
deficit
What occurs when the government in one year spends more money…
national debt
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the prese…
16 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
deficit
national debt
gross domestic product
monetarism
The result of when the government in one year spends more mon…
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
The total of all goods and services produced in the economy d…
The belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
deficit
The result of when the government in one year spends more mon…
national debt
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
18 terms
AP Government Chapter 18 Vocabulary
Policies that provide benefits, cash o…
Government programs providing benefits…
Government programs providing benefits…
The way the national income is divided…
Social Welfare Policies
Entitlement Programs
Means-Tested Programs
Income Distribution
Policies that provide benefits, cash o…
Social Welfare Policies
Government programs providing benefits…
Entitlement Programs
17 terms
AP GOVERNMENT CHAPTER 18
Foreign policy
United Nations
North Atlantic treaty organization
European Union
Policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
Created in 1945 and currently includes 193 member nations, wi…
A regional organization that was created in 1949 by nations i…
A transitional government composed of most European nations t…
Foreign policy
Policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
United Nations
Created in 1945 and currently includes 193 member nations, wi…
17 terms
AP US Government Chapter 18
Social Welfare Policies
Entitlement Programs
Means Tested Program
Income Distribution
Policies that provide benefits to individuals, either through…
Government benefits that certain qualified individuals are en…
Government programs available only to individuals below a pov…
The "shares" of the national income earned by various groups
Social Welfare Policies
Policies that provide benefits to individuals, either through…
Entitlement Programs
Government benefits that certain qualified individuals are en…
17 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
social welfare policies
entitlement programs
means-tested programs
income distribution
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
Government programs providing benefits only to individuals wh…
The way the national income is divided into "shares" ranging…
social welfare policies
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
entitlement programs
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
17 terms
AP Government- Chapter 18
Foreign Policy (P. 611)
United Nations (P. 612)
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (P.…
European Union (P. 613)
Policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
Created in 1945 and currently 193 member nations, with a cent…
A regional organization that was created in 1949 by nations i…
A transnational government composed of most European nations…
Foreign Policy (P. 611)
Policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
United Nations (P. 612)
Created in 1945 and currently 193 member nations, with a cent…
17 terms
AP Government: chapter 18
arms race
balance of trade
central intelligence agency
detente
A tense relationship beginning in the 1950s between the Sovie…
The ratio of what is laid for imports to what is earned from…
An agency created after World War II to coordinate American i…
A policy, beginning in the early 1970s, that sight a relaxati…
arms race
A tense relationship beginning in the 1950s between the Sovie…
balance of trade
The ratio of what is laid for imports to what is earned from…
17 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
non-state actors
isolationism
containment
appeasement
groups other than nation-states that attempt to play a role i…
avoidance of involvement in the affairs of other nations
a policy designed to curtail the political and military expan…
the effort to forestall war by giving in to the demands of a…
non-state actors
groups other than nation-states that attempt to play a role i…
isolationism
avoidance of involvement in the affairs of other nations
27 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
a group that forcasts economic trends
the theory that the health of an econo…
general term for deductions, exemption…
legislation that authorizes budget cei…
Council of Economic Advisers
Keynesianism
loopholes
Congressional Budget Act
a group that forcasts economic trends
Council of Economic Advisers
the theory that the health of an econo…
Keynesianism
AP Government Chapter 18
Business Cycles
Laissez-Faire
Interventionist State
Economic Regulation
Fluctuations between expansion and recession that are a part…
A French term meaning "to allow to do, to leave alone." It is…
Alternative to the laissez-faire state; the government takes…
Government regulation of business practices, industry rates,…
Business Cycles
Fluctuations between expansion and recession that are a part…
Laissez-Faire
A French term meaning "to allow to do, to leave alone." It is…
19 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Social welfare policies
Entitlement programs
Means-tested programs
Income distribution
Policies that provide benefits to individuals, either through…
Government benefits that certain qualified individuals are en…
Government programs available only to individuals who qualify…
The "shares" of the national income earned by various groups
Social welfare policies
Policies that provide benefits to individuals, either through…
Entitlement programs
Government benefits that certain qualified individuals are en…
17 terms
chapter 18 ap government
social welfare
entitlement programs
means-tested programs
income distribution
policies that provide benefits to individuals, either through…
government benefits that certain qualified individuals are en…
government programs available only to individuals below a pov…
the "shares" of the national income earned by various groups.
social welfare
policies that provide benefits to individuals, either through…
entitlement programs
government benefits that certain qualified individuals are en…
17 terms
Chapter 18 AP government
Social welfare policies
Entitlement programs
Means-tested programs
Income distribution
Policies that provide benifits to individuals, either through…
Gov benefits that certain qualified individuals are entitled…
Gov programs available only to individuals below poverty line
The "shares" of the national income earned by various groups
Social welfare policies
Policies that provide benifits to individuals, either through…
Entitlement programs
Gov benefits that certain qualified individuals are entitled…
60 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
al-Qaeda
balance of power system
brinkmanship
Bush Doctrine
A radical international Islamic fundamentalist terror organiz…
A system of international alliances that, in theory, would ba…
The Cold War-era practice of fooling the enemy by going to th…
The argument, articulated by President George W. Bush, that u…
al-Qaeda
A radical international Islamic fundamentalist terror organiz…
balance of power system
A system of international alliances that, in theory, would ba…
79 terms
AP government chapter 18
about ___ of Americans recently report…
Americans believe strongly that
examples of social welfare policies in…
policies that attempt to provide assis…
two thirds
people should take personal responsibility for themselves.
A and B
social welfare policies
about ___ of Americans recently report…
two thirds
Americans believe strongly that
people should take personal responsibility for themselves.
17 terms
AP Government - Chapter 18 (Social Policymaking)
social welfare policies
entitlement programs
means tested programs
income distribution
policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
government programs providing benefits only to individuals wh…
the way the national income is divided into "shares" ranging…
social welfare policies
policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
entitlement programs
government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
16 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Fiscal Policy
Monetary Policy
Inflation
Unemployment
Anual tax dollars spent on U.S. expenses
Federal Reserve Board manipulate supply of money in the econo…
Rise in price of goods but decrease in dollar value
The number of people looking for work at a given time
Fiscal Policy
Anual tax dollars spent on U.S. expenses
Monetary Policy
Federal Reserve Board manipulate supply of money in the econo…
Chapter 18 AP Government
Social Welfare Policies
Entitlement Provrams
Means-Tested Programs
Relative Deprivation
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
Government programs providing benefits only to individuals wh…
A perception by an individual that he or she is not doing wel…
Social Welfare Policies
Policies that provide benefits, cash or in-kind, to individua…
Entitlement Provrams
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
39 terms
AP Government Chapter 18 Terms
foreign policy
defense policy
isolationism
Farewell Address
area of policy making that encompasses how one country builds…
area of policy making that focuses on the strategies that a c…
the US policy of avoiding entangling alliances with European…
When President George Washington left office, he wrote a lett…
foreign policy
area of policy making that encompasses how one country builds…
defense policy
area of policy making that focuses on the strategies that a c…
29 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
Clayton Act of 1914
16th Amendment
Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)
created to prevent "unfair methods of competition"; commissio…
prohibited a number of unfair business practices, such as (1)…
gave Congress the power to collect federal income taxes
an independent regulatory commission authorized to (1) regula…
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
created to prevent "unfair methods of competition"; commissio…
Clayton Act of 1914
prohibited a number of unfair business practices, such as (1)…
16 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
deficit
national debt
gross domestic product
monetarism
the result of when the government in one year spends more mon…
the total defect from the first presidency down to the present
the total of all goods and services produced in the economy d…
the belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
deficit
the result of when the government in one year spends more mon…
national debt
the total defect from the first presidency down to the present
17 terms
Chapter 18 Ap Government
Budget
Deficit
National debt
Gross domestic product
A document that states tax collections, spending levels, and…
What occurs when the government in one year spends more money…
The total deficit from the first presidency down to the prese…
The total of all goods and services produced in the economy d…
Budget
A document that states tax collections, spending levels, and…
Deficit
What occurs when the government in one year spends more money…
18 terms
Chapter 18 AP government
social welfare policies
entitlement programs
means-tested programs
income distribution
Laws that enact programs to address the needs of citizens (su…
financial benefits provided to citizens by the government. Re…
Given to people based on need. For example, those with low fi…
the way the nation's income is divided into shares.
social welfare policies
Laws that enact programs to address the needs of citizens (su…
entitlement programs
financial benefits provided to citizens by the government. Re…
35 terms
Chapter 18 AP Government
Traditional Economy
Command Economy
Market Economy
Land
habit and custom dictate the rules for economic activity, det…
Has a central authority - usually government - that makes mos…
Allows buyers and sellers acting in individual interests to d…
includes all natural resources, such as soil, water, air, and…
Traditional Economy
habit and custom dictate the rules for economic activity, det…
Command Economy
Has a central authority - usually government - that makes mos…
17 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Foreign policy
United Nations
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
European Union
Policy that involves choice taking about relations with rest…
Created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
A regional organization that was created in 1949 by nations i…
A transnational government composed of most European nations…
Foreign policy
Policy that involves choice taking about relations with rest…
United Nations
Created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
17 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
state constitutional convention
constitutional initiative
bicameral legislatures
initiative
a state convention convened to amend the state constitution o…
the process by which a citizen or group can petition to place…
legislatures having two chambers
the process by which citizens can place legislative measures…
state constitutional convention
a state convention convened to amend the state constitution o…
constitutional initiative
the process by which a citizen or group can petition to place…
16 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
deficit
national debt
gross domestic product
monetarism
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
The sum of government deficits over time.
The sum total of the value of all the goods and services prod…
An economic theory holding that variations in unemployment an…
deficit
An excess of federal expenditures over federal revenues.
national debt
The sum of government deficits over time.
43 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
public policy
policy agenda
distributive policy
redistributive policy
A specific course of action taken by government to achieve a…
The informal list of issues that Congress and the president c…
A type of policy that provides benefits to all Americans.
A type of policy that takes benefits from one group of Americ…
public policy
A specific course of action taken by government to achieve a…
policy agenda
The informal list of issues that Congress and the president c…
17 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
foreign policy
United Nations
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
European Union
policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
Created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
A regional organization that was created in 1949 by nations i…
a transnational government composed of most European nations…
foreign policy
policy that involves choice taking about relations with the r…
United Nations
Created in 1945 and currently including 193 member nations, w…
18 terms
ApGovernment Chapter 18
Social welfare policies
Entitlements programs
Means tested programs
Income distribution
Provide benefits, cash or in kind, fo individuals, based on e…
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
Government programs providing benefits only to individuals wh…
The way the national income is divided into "shares" ranging…
Social welfare policies
Provide benefits, cash or in kind, fo individuals, based on e…
Entitlements programs
Government programs providing benefits to qualified individua…
20 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
Laissez-faire
Business cycles
Interventionist state
Economic regulation
The idea that there should be no active government involvemen…
Fluctuations between periods of economic growth and recession
Government taking active role in regulating and guiding the e…
Government regulation of business practices, industry rates,…
Laissez-faire
The idea that there should be no active government involvemen…
Business cycles
Fluctuations between periods of economic growth and recession
17 terms
AP Government Chapter 18
deficit
national debt
gross domestic product
monetarism
what occurs when the government in one year spends more money…
the total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
the total of all goods and services produced in the economy d…
the belief that inflation occurs when too much money is chasi…
deficit
what occurs when the government in one year spends more money…
national debt
the total deficit from the first presidency down to the present
21 terms
AP Government chapter 18
Laissez-faire
Business cycles
Interventionist state
Economic regulation
A French term meaning "to allow to do, to leave alone". It ho…
Fluctuations between periods of economic growth and recession…
Alternative to the laissez-faire state; the government took a…
Government regulation of business practices, industry rates,…
Laissez-faire
A French term meaning "to allow to do, to leave alone". It ho…
Business cycles
Fluctuations between periods of economic growth and recession…
ap government : chapter 18
Social welfare policies
Entitlement programs
Means tested programs
Income distribution
Policies that provide benefits to individuals
Government benefits that certain qualified individuals are en…
Government programs available only to individuals below a pov…
The shares of national income earned by various groups
Social welfare policies
Policies that provide benefits to individuals
Entitlement programs
Government benefits that certain qualified individuals are en…
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