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AP Government Chapter 1
Power
Authority
Legitimacy
Democracy
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
The right to use power
Political authority conferred
The rule of the many
Power
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
Authority
The right to use power
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Linkage Institutions
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
Politics
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
26 terms
AP Government- Chapter 1
Government
Hyperpluralism
Public Goods
Gross Domestic Product
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
A theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
Items, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
The sum total of the value of all the goods and services prod…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Hyperpluralism
A theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Linkage Institutions
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
Politics
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
25 terms
AP Government Chapter 1
Issue
Politics
Power
Authority
A Conflict, real or apparent, between the interests, ideas, o…
Activity by which an issue is agitated or settled
Ability of one person to get another person to act in accorda…
The right to use power
Issue
A Conflict, real or apparent, between the interests, ideas, o…
Politics
Activity by which an issue is agitated or settled
29 terms
AP Government Chapter 1
Authority
Democracy
Direct Democracy
Legitimacy
The right to use power.
The rule of the many. A system of selecting policymakers and…
A government in which all or most citizens participate direct…
Political authority conferred by law or by a state or nationa…
Authority
The right to use power.
Democracy
The rule of the many. A system of selecting policymakers and…
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Linkage Institutions
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
The process determining the leaders we select and the policie…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
Politics
The process determining the leaders we select and the policie…
21 terms
AP Government Chapter 1 Vocab
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods such as highways and public parks, that everyone can sh…
The process from which we select our government leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to get involved in politi…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods such as highways and public parks, that everyone can sh…
AP Government Chapter 1
Government
Citizen
Politics
Monarchy
Official individuals and institutions that make policies and…
Member of a political community with rights and obligations.
The study of how policy decisions are made.
A form of government where power is held by a King or Queen a…
Government
Official individuals and institutions that make policies and…
Citizen
Member of a political community with rights and obligations.
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AP Government Chapter 1
Efficacy
Civic engagement
Politics
Political engagement
Citizens' belief that they have the ability to achieve someth…
Individual and collective actions designed to identify and ad…
The process of deciding who benefits in society and who does…
Citizen actions that are intended to solve public problems th…
Efficacy
Citizens' belief that they have the ability to achieve someth…
Civic engagement
Individual and collective actions designed to identify and ad…
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Chapter 1 AP Government
Authority
Power
Legitimacy
Democracy
The right to use power
Ability of one person to get another person to act in accorda…
Political authority conferred by law, public opinion, or cons…
Political system in which the people are said to rule, direct…
Authority
The right to use power
Power
Ability of one person to get another person to act in accorda…
21 terms
AP Government Chapter 1
Government
Public goods
Political participation
Single-issue groups
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
Goods and services. Such as clean air and clean water, that b…
All of the activities by which citizens attempt to influence…
Groups that have a narrow interest on which their members ten…
Government
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
Public goods
Goods and services. Such as clean air and clean water, that b…
AP Government - Chapter 1
democracy
direct democracy
direct primary
initiative
government by the people, both directly or indirectly, with f…
government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
an election in which voters choose party nominees
a procedure whereby a certain number of voters may, by petiti…
democracy
government by the people, both directly or indirectly, with f…
direct democracy
government in which citizens vote on laws and select official…
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AP Government Chapter 1
Power
Authority
Democracy
Direct Democracy
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
The right to use power
The rule of the many
A government where all or most citizens participate directly
Power
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
Authority
The right to use power
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AP Government Chapter 1 Vocabulary
government
public goods
politics
political participation
the institutions and processes through which public policies…
goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
the process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
all the activities use by citizens to influence the selection…
government
the institutions and processes through which public policies…
public goods
goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
15 terms
AP American Government Chapter 1
Social Contract Theory
Monarchy
Aristocracy/Oligarchy
Direct Democracy
People are free and equal and therefore must give their conse…
A form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
Rule of an elite class.
The people directly participate in all decisions.
Social Contract Theory
People are free and equal and therefore must give their conse…
Monarchy
A form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
AP Government Chapter 1: Introducing Government in America
Government
Politics
Political Participation
Single-issue Groups
The institutions that make authoritative decisions for any gi…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Groups with narrow interest, tend to dislike compromise, and…
Government
The institutions that make authoritative decisions for any gi…
Politics
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
Chapter 1 AP Government
government
public or collective goods
politics
political participation
the institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods such as clean air and clean water that cannot be denied…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
government
the institutions and processes through which public policies…
public or collective goods
Goods such as clean air and clean water that cannot be denied…
24 terms
AP Government Chapter 1
The ability of one person to cause ano…
power when used to determine who will…
The right to exercise political power
the widely-shared perception that some…
power
political power
authority
legitimacy
The ability of one person to cause ano…
power
power when used to determine who will…
political power
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AP US Government Chapter 1
authority
bureaucratic view
democracy
direct (participatory) democracy
The right to use power.
View that the government is dominated by appointed officials.
Rule by the many.
A government in which all or most citizens participate direct…
authority
The right to use power.
bureaucratic view
View that the government is dominated by appointed officials.
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AP Government: Chapter 1
Government
Politics
Political Issues
Democracy
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
The process by which we select or governmental leaders and wh…
Arise when people disagree about a problem and how to fix it.
A system of selecting policymakers and of organizing governme…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Politics
The process by which we select or governmental leaders and wh…
16 terms
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Linkage Institutions
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
ex: when the President and his staff draft and pass a new cri…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
Politics
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
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AP Government Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Government
collective goods
Politics
political participation
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
Goods and services, such as clean air and clean water, that b…
The process determining the leaders we select and the policie…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Government
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
collective goods
Goods and services, such as clean air and clean water, that b…
26 terms
AP Government- Chapter 1
Government
Hyperpluralism
Public Goods
Gross Domestic Product
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
A theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
Items, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
The sum total of the value of all the goods and services prod…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Hyperpluralism
A theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
AP Government Chapter 1
democracy
public goods
political participation
policymaking system
a system of selecting policymakers and of organizing governme…
goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
all the activities use by citizens to influence the selection…
the process by which policy comes into being and evolves over…
democracy
a system of selecting policymakers and of organizing governme…
public goods
goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Linkage Institutions
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
Politics
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
28 terms
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Linkage Institutions
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
The process by which we select our government leaders, and wh…
the process by which policy comes into being and evolves over…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
Politics
The process by which we select our government leaders, and wh…
AP Government Chapter 1
Politics
Efficacy
Civic Engagement
Political Engagement
The process of deciding who gets benefits in society and who…
Citizens' beliefs that they have the ability to achieve somet…
Individual and collective actions designed to identify and ad…
Citizen actions that are intended to solve public problems th…
Politics
The process of deciding who gets benefits in society and who…
Efficacy
Citizens' beliefs that they have the ability to achieve somet…
AP Government Chapter 1
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All of the activities by which citizens attempt to influence…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
128 terms
AP Government US Chapter 1
government
public goods
politics
political participation
d: the institutions and processes through which public polici…
d: goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone mu…
d: the process by which we select our governmental leaders an…
d: all the activities used by citizens to influence the selec…
government
d: the institutions and processes through which public polici…
public goods
d: goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone mu…
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Collective Goods
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
The process determining the leaders we select and the policie…
Goods and services, such as clean water, that by nature canno…
Government
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
Politics
The process determining the leaders we select and the policie…
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AP GOVERNMENT CHAPTER 1 STUDY SET
Social Contract Theory
John Locke
Thomas Hobbes
Montesquieu
An agreement among the people to give their consent to be gov…
This philosopher argued that all individuals were free and eq…
Influenced by the chaos of the English Civil War. ... In his mos…
Adopted from Hobbes's and Locke's concepts of the social cont…
Social Contract Theory
An agreement among the people to give their consent to be gov…
John Locke
This philosopher argued that all individuals were free and eq…
AP Government - Chapter 1 (Introducing Government in America)
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Policymaking System
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must s…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
The process by which policy comes into being and evolves over…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must s…
35 terms
AP Government Chapter 1
Politics
Efficacy
Civic engagement
Political engagement
the process of deciding who benefits in society and who does…
citizens' belief that they have the ability to achieve someth…
individual and collective actions designed to identify and ad…
citizen actions that are intended to solve public problems th…
Politics
the process of deciding who benefits in society and who does…
Efficacy
citizens' belief that they have the ability to achieve someth…
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AP Government Vocab (Chapter 1)
Class View
Power Elite View
Bureaucratic View
Pluralist View
View that the government is dominated by capitalists.
View that the government is dominated by a few top leaders.
View that the government is dominated by appointed officials.
View that competition among all affected interest groups shap…
Class View
View that the government is dominated by capitalists.
Power Elite View
View that the government is dominated by a few top leaders.
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AP Government - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Politics
Institution
Government
Order
The struggle over power or influence within organizations or…
An ongoing organization that performs certain functions for s…
The institution in which decisions are made that resolve conf…
A state of peace and security. Maintaining order by protectin…
Politics
The struggle over power or influence within organizations or…
Institution
An ongoing organization that performs certain functions for s…
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AP Government Chapter 1
Government failures and successes
Who governs and to what ends
What is political power
Authority
Failures- 9/11 attacks and the passage of homeland security m…
identifying who governs can be difficult (big businesses, uni…
the ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
the right to use power, it is easier to accept power with a c…
Government failures and successes
Failures- 9/11 attacks and the passage of homeland security m…
Who governs and to what ends
identifying who governs can be difficult (big businesses, uni…
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AP Government Chapter 1 Vocabulary
government
monarchy
totalitarianism
oligarchy
the formal vehicle through which policies are made and affair…
a form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
a form of government in which power resides in a leader who r…
a form of government in which the right to participate depend…
government
the formal vehicle through which policies are made and affair…
monarchy
a form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
AP GOVERNMENT Chapter 1-3: CONSTITUTIONAL UNDERPINNINGS
Bicameral Legislature
Block Grant
Categorical Grant
Checks and Balances
Two-house legislature.
Money granted by the federal government to the states for a b…
Money granted by the federal government to the states for a n…
System in which each branch of government can limit the power…
Bicameral Legislature
Two-house legislature.
Block Grant
Money granted by the federal government to the states for a b…
23 terms
AP Government Chapter 1- Foundations of Government
Government
Citizen
Politics
Monarchy
Many individuals and institutions through which policies are…
Member of the political community to whom certain rights and…
The study of who gets what,when and how-or how policy decisio…
A form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
Government
Many individuals and institutions through which policies are…
Citizen
Member of the political community to whom certain rights and…
21 terms
AP Government - Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Aristotle
Authority
Bureaucracy
Bureaucratic Theory
A philosopher who defined democracy as "the rule of many"
The right to use power
System of managing government through departments run by appo…
A theory that bureaucrats make the key governing decisions. A…
Aristotle
A philosopher who defined democracy as "the rule of many"
Authority
The right to use power
22 terms
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
AP Government Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Government
Public goods
Politics
Political participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public goods
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
30 terms
AP Government Chapter 1: Introducing Government in America
Government
Politics
Political Participation
Single-issue Groups
The institutions that make authoritative decisions for any gi…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Groups with narrow interest, tend to dislike compromise, and…
Government
The institutions that make authoritative decisions for any gi…
Politics
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
21 terms
AP Government Chapter 1 Vocabulary
democracy
public goods
political participation
policymaking system
a system of selecting policymakers and of organizing governme…
goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
all the activities use by citizens to influence the selection…
the process by which policy comes into being and evolves over…
democracy
a system of selecting policymakers and of organizing governme…
public goods
goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
43 terms
Chapter 1 & 2 ap government
Democracy
Divine right
Government
John Locke
Type of government that gives power to the people directly or…
A right given to a king or queen to rule A country given by God
A group of people where policies are made and things that hap…
A philosopher that believed in natural rights. a man's fundam…
Democracy
Type of government that gives power to the people directly or…
Divine right
A right given to a king or queen to rule A country given by God
41 terms
Chapter 1-2 Ap Government
Power
Authority
Legitimacy
Democracy
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
The right to use power
Political authority conferred by law or by state or national…
The rule of many
Power
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
Authority
The right to use power
AP Government, Edwards III, Chapter 1
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
92 terms
AP Government Chapter 1
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities by which citizens attempt to influence the…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
11 terms
Ap government chapter 1
Power
Authority
Legitimacy
Democracy
Ability of 1 person to get another oerson to act in accordanc…
Right to use power
Political authority conferred by law by state or national con…
Rule of many
Power
Ability of 1 person to get another oerson to act in accordanc…
Authority
Right to use power
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