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Ch. 5 American Government & Politics: Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Separate-but-Equal Doctrine
White Primary
Grandfather Clause
Government actions to provide equal protection and freedom fr…
the doctrine established by Plessy v Ferguson (1896) that Afr…
A state primary election that restricts voting to whites only…
clause included in the state constitutions of several souther…
Civil Rights
Government actions to provide equal protection and freedom fr…
Separate-but-Equal Doctrine
the doctrine established by Plessy v Ferguson (1896) that Afr…
28 terms
AP Government & Politics-Civil Liberties
Difference between civil liberties & c…
Miranda v. Arizona (1966)
Furman v. Georgia (1972)
Gregg v. Georgia (1976)
Civil liberties protect people form the government (i.e. viol…
5th and 6th amendments, established that officers must tell r…
8th amendment, ruled that the death penalty itself was not un…
reaffirmed acceptance of the use of the death penalty in the…
Difference between civil liberties & c…
Civil liberties protect people form the government (i.e. viol…
Miranda v. Arizona (1966)
5th and 6th amendments, established that officers must tell r…
21 terms
AP Government and Politics: Civil Rights
Affirmative action
Americans with disabilities Act of 1990
Civil disobedience
Civil rights
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
Prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for pe…
Opposing a law one considers unjust by peacefully disobeying…
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Affirmative action
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
Americans with disabilities Act of 1990
Prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for pe…
69 terms
AP Government & Politics - Civil Rights Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Right to assemble
Symbolic Speech
Right to Associate
the state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
The right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
actions that purposefully and discernibly convey a particular…
right to join or leave groups of a person's own choosing, and…
Civil Liberties
the state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
Right to assemble
The right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
40 terms
Ancient Civilizations Politics, Government, Society
Artifact
Anthropologist
Nomad
Specialization
weapons tools and other things made by humans
study how humans developed and how they related to one another
people who regularly move from place to place gathering food
develop different kinds of jobs
Artifact
weapons tools and other things made by humans
Anthropologist
study how humans developed and how they related to one another
25 terms
Ap government and politics civil rights
Affirmative action
Aliens
Bakke
Civil rights
Designing remedies for overcoming racism and sexism by taking…
Any person who are not us citizens
A supreme Court ruling staying that a college may not use exp…
The rights of citizens to vote, receive equal treatment befor…
Affirmative action
Designing remedies for overcoming racism and sexism by taking…
Aliens
Any person who are not us citizens
AP Government and Politics: Civil Rights
Affirmative action
Americans with disabilities Act of 1990
Civil disobedience
Civil rights
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
Prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for pe…
Opposing a law one considers unjust by peacefully disobeying…
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Affirmative action
Policies designed to give special attention or compensatory t…
Americans with disabilities Act of 1990
Prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for pe…
69 terms
AP Government & Politics - Civil Rights Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Right to assemble
Symbolic Speech
Right to Associate
the state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
The right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
actions that purposefully and discernibly convey a particular…
right to join or leave groups of a person's own choosing, and…
Civil Liberties
the state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
Right to assemble
The right to hold public meetings and form associations witho…
38 terms
AP Government and Politics: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
habeas corpus
bill of attainder
ex post facto laws
Bill of Rights
a court order demanding that an individual in custody be brou…
a law that declares a person guilty of a crime without a trial.
laws that declare an action to be illegal after it has been c…
the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution, ratified in…
habeas corpus
a court order demanding that an individual in custody be brou…
bill of attainder
a law that declares a person guilty of a crime without a trial.
26 terms
AP Government and Politics Civil Liberties
Bills of attainder
Bill of Rights
Civil liberties
Clear and present danger
These are bills passed by the legislature that declare a crim…
The first 10 ammendments to the United States Constitution
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the government cann…
established in Schenk v. U.S., draws the line between protect…
Bills of attainder
These are bills passed by the legislature that declare a crim…
Bill of Rights
The first 10 ammendments to the United States Constitution
AP Government and Politics- Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Selective Incorporation
Due Process Clause (14th Amendment)
Establishment Clause
Constitutional freedoms guaranteed to all citizens found in t…
Gitlow V. New York----Free Speech... When the USSC uses the due…
State governments must observe fair procedures when they deny…
Clause in the First Amendment that says the government may no…
Civil Liberties
Constitutional freedoms guaranteed to all citizens found in t…
Selective Incorporation
Gitlow V. New York----Free Speech... When the USSC uses the due…
24 terms
American Government and Politics Today Chapter 5 - Civil Rights
civil rights
separate-but-equal doctrine
white primary
grandfather clause
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
a state primary election that restricts voting to whites only…
a device used by southern states to disenfranchise African Am…
civil rights
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
separate-but-equal doctrine
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
24 terms
American Government & Politics Today, Chapter 4 - Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights
First Amendment
Fourteenth Amendment
Legal and constitutional protections against government infri…
The first ten amendments to the Constitution.
Establishes freedom of religion, press, speech, assembly, ass…
Prohibits states from denying equal protection of the laws.
Civil Liberties
Legal and constitutional protections against government infri…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments to the Constitution.
25 terms
American Government and Politics Today Chapter 4 - Civil Liberties
incorporation theory
establishment clause
libel
slander
Since 1925, the Supreme Court has gradually accepted the ____…
section of the First Amendment that prohibits the establishme…
written defamation
spoken defamation
incorporation theory
Since 1925, the Supreme Court has gradually accepted the ____…
establishment clause
section of the First Amendment that prohibits the establishme…
15 terms
AP Government and Politics: Chapter 5 - Civil Liberties
Due process of law
Equal protection of the laws
Selective incorporation
Prior restraint
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
A standard of equal treatment that must be observed by the go…
Court cases that apply Bill of RIghts to states.
Censorship of publication.
Due process of law
Denies the government the right, without due process, to depr…
Equal protection of the laws
A standard of equal treatment that must be observed by the go…
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Government: Chapter 15 (Politics and Civil Rights)
Abolition Movement
Emancipation Proclamation
Reconstruction
Jim Crow
Social movement before the Civil War whose goal was to abolis…
Lincoln's 1862 Civil War declaration that all slaves residing…
The post-Civil War period when the Southern states were occup…
Second-class-citizen status conferred on blacks by Southern s…
Abolition Movement
Social movement before the Civil War whose goal was to abolis…
Emancipation Proclamation
Lincoln's 1862 Civil War declaration that all slaves residing…
23 terms
American Government and Politics Today, Chapter 5 - Civil Rights
civil rights
separate-but-equal doctrine
white primary
grandfather clause
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
a state primary election that restricts voting to whites only…
a device used by southern states to disenfranchise African Am…
civil rights
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
separate-but-equal doctrine
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
16 terms
AP Government and Politics Chapter 4 (Civil Liberties)
Actual Malice
Arraignment
Civil Liberties
Clear and Present Danger Test
Either knowledge of a defamatory statement's falsity or a rec…
The first act in a criminal proceeding, in which the defendan…
Those personal freedoms that are protected for all individual…
The test proposed by Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes for determ…
Actual Malice
Either knowledge of a defamatory statement's falsity or a rec…
Arraignment
The first act in a criminal proceeding, in which the defendan…
28 terms
Chapter #5: Civil Liberties - AP Government and Politics
Bill of Rights
due process clause
incorporation doctrine
selective incorporation
the first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution, containing…
a clause to the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments that says no…
the legal concept under which the Supreme Court has nationali…
the process by which provisions of the Bill of Rights are bro…
Bill of Rights
the first ten amendments of the U.S. Constitution, containing…
due process clause
a clause to the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments that says no…
35 terms
Civil Liberties Ch. 5 AP Government & Politics
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Bill of Rights
Ninth Amendment
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, which larg…
Part of the Bill of Rights that makes it clear that enumerati…
Civil Liberties
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
Civil Rights
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
25 terms
Chapter #6: Civil Rights - AP Government and Politics
13th Amendment
14th Amendment
15th Amendment
Jim Crow Laws
the 1865 Amendment abolishing and continually prohibiting sla…
an amendment to the U. S. Constitution passes in 1868 that ma…
an amendment to the U.S. Constitution stating that citizens c…
institutionalized segregation in the South
13th Amendment
the 1865 Amendment abolishing and continually prohibiting sla…
14th Amendment
an amendment to the U. S. Constitution passes in 1868 that ma…
70 terms
AP Government and Politics: Chapter 5 - Civil Liberties
INTRO
VOCAB: Civil Liberties
VOCAB: Civil Rights
In order for states to ratify conventi…
...
personal guarantees and freedoms the federal government canno…
protecting certain groups against discrimination
Bill of Rights
INTRO
...
VOCAB: Civil Liberties
personal guarantees and freedoms the federal government canno…
54 terms
AP Government and Politics Ch. 5 Civil Liberties
Habeas Corpus
Symbolic speech
Establishment clause
Search warrant
Protection against illegal imprisonment
and act that conveys a political message such as flag burning
Clause that prohibits an official religion
a written authorization from the court to police officers to…
Habeas Corpus
Protection against illegal imprisonment
Symbolic speech
and act that conveys a political message such as flag burning
84 terms
AP Government and Politics: Chapter 6 - Civil Rights
INTRO
During this point in american history…
CIVIL RiGHTS
VOCABULARY: Cvil Rights
...
treatment of people differently vs. unreasonably
...
the rights of the people to be treated without unreasonable o…
INTRO
...
During this point in american history…
treatment of people differently vs. unreasonably
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Government & Politics- Chapter 5: Civil Rights
Civil Rights
Separate-but-equal doctorine
White primary
Grandfather clause
Generally, all rights rooted in the fourteenth amendment's gu…
Holding that these certain facilities do not violate he equal…
State; Restricted to voting to whites only
A device used by southern states to disenfranchise African Am…
Civil Rights
Generally, all rights rooted in the fourteenth amendment's gu…
Separate-but-equal doctorine
Holding that these certain facilities do not violate he equal…
35 terms
Civil Liberties Ch. 5 AP Government & Politics
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Bill of Rights
Ninth Amendment
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, which larg…
Part of the Bill of Rights that makes it clear that enumerati…
Civil Liberties
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
Civil Rights
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
23 terms
AP Government and Politics Ch. 4 Civil Liberties
Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights
1st Amendment
14th Amendment
The Constitutional and other legal protections against govern…
The first 10th Amendment to the United States Constitution wh…
The constitutional Amendment that established the four great…
The Constitutional Amendment adopted after the Civil War that…
Civil Liberties
The Constitutional and other legal protections against govern…
Bill of Rights
The first 10th Amendment to the United States Constitution wh…
55 terms
AP Government & Politics - VOCAB Civil Liberties & Civil Rights
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Bill of Rights
Ninth Amendment
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
The first ten amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which large…
States that people's rights are not limited to just those lis…
Civil liberties
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
Civil rights
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
17 terms
AP Government and Politics Chapter 6: Civil Rights
Roe v Wade
Regent of the University of California…
Plessy v. Ferguson
Brown v. Board of Education
State laws prohibiting abortion were constitutional.
In a confused set of rival opinions, the decisive vote was ca…
Upheld separate but equal facilities for white and black peop…
Said Separate public schools are inherently unequal, thus sta…
Roe v Wade
State laws prohibiting abortion were constitutional.
Regent of the University of California…
In a confused set of rival opinions, the decisive vote was ca…
33 terms
AP Government and Politics Key Terms: Civil Liberties/Civil Rights
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Clear and present danger doctrine
De facto segregation
personal freedoms, e.g., speech, assembly, religion
protections against discrimination
judicial interpretation of Amendment 1 that government may no…
segregation by "fact," i.e. segregation that results from suc…
Civil liberties
personal freedoms, e.g., speech, assembly, religion
Civil rights
protections against discrimination
66 terms
AP US Government and Politics: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Fourteenth Amendment
Fifth Amendment
Slaughter House Cases (1873)
Two types of due process
No state shall make or enforce laws, which shall abridge the…
Provided that no person should be deprived of life, liberty,…
First time the fourteenth amendment was put into use. Court m…
Procedural Due Process... Substantive Due Process
Fourteenth Amendment
No state shall make or enforce laws, which shall abridge the…
Fifth Amendment
Provided that no person should be deprived of life, liberty,…
26 terms
Civil Liberties Ch. 5 AP Government & Politics
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Tenth Amendment
Due Process Clause
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
The final part of the Bill of Rights that defines the basic p…
Clause contained in the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments; over…
Civil Liberties
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the federal governm…
Civil Rights
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
21 terms
AP Government and Politics Chapter 5 (Civil Rights)
Affirmative Action
Busing
Civil Disobediance
Civil Rights
A policy in educational admissions or job hiring that gives s…
In the context of civil rights, the transportation of public…
A nonviolent, public refusal to obey allegedly unjust laws.
Generally, all rights rooted in the Fourteenth Amendment's gu…
Affirmative Action
A policy in educational admissions or job hiring that gives s…
Busing
In the context of civil rights, the transportation of public…
24 terms
A.P Government and Politics: The Civil Rights Movement
Regents of the University of Californi…
Brown v. Board of Education
Korematsu v. United States
Gratz v. Bollinger
upheld affirmative action
declared state laws establishing separate public schools for…
The exclusion order leading to Japanese American Internment w…
A state university's admission policy violated the Equal Prot…
Regents of the University of Californi…
upheld affirmative action
Brown v. Board of Education
declared state laws establishing separate public schools for…
74 terms
AP US Government and Politics Chapter 5- Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights
Ninth Amendment
Tenth Amendment
Civil liberties
The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, which larg…
Part of the Bill of Rights that makes it clear that enumerati…
The final part of the Bill of Rights that defines the basic p…
The personal guarantees and freedoms that the government cann…
Bill of Rights
The first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, which larg…
Ninth Amendment
Part of the Bill of Rights that makes it clear that enumerati…
30 terms
AP US Government & Politics Chapter 15. Civil Liberties
writ of habeas corpus
ex post facto law
due process clause
selective incorporation
a court order requiring explanation to a judge as to why a pr…
a retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of…
a clause in the Fifth Amendment limiting the power of the nat…
the process by which provisions of the Bill of Rights are bro…
writ of habeas corpus
a court order requiring explanation to a judge as to why a pr…
ex post facto law
a retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of…
29 terms
AP Government and Politics: Court Cases- Civil LIBERTIES
Barron v. Baltimore
Gitlow vs. New York
Lemon v. Kurtzman
Agostini v. Felton
The 1833 Supreme Court decision holding that the BILL OF RIGH…
The 1925 Supreme Court decision holding that FREEDOMS OF PRES…
The 1971 Supreme Court decision that ESTABLISHED AID TO CHURC…
The 1997 Supreme Court decisions that PUBLIC SCHOOL SYSTEMS C…
Barron v. Baltimore
The 1833 Supreme Court decision holding that the BILL OF RIGH…
Gitlow vs. New York
The 1925 Supreme Court decision holding that FREEDOMS OF PRES…
13 terms
AP U.S. Government and Politics Vocabulary: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
Civil liberties
Civil rights
Selective incorporation
Establishment Clause
Legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
The case-by-case process by which liberties listed in the Bil…
a provision of the First Amendment that prohibits Congress fr…
Civil liberties
Legal and constitutional rights that protect individuals from…
Civil rights
Policies designed to protect people against arbitrary or disc…
26 terms
AP Government and Politics: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights (Court Cases)
Gideon v. Wainwright
Roe v. Wade
Planned Parenthood v. Casey
Shenck v. United States
Persons charged with a crime have a right to an attorney even…
As the fetus develops, the federal government gets more power
Upheld Roe v. Wade decision. It is constitutional to require…
Established the clear and present danger test.
Gideon v. Wainwright
Persons charged with a crime have a right to an attorney even…
Roe v. Wade
As the fetus develops, the federal government gets more power
91 terms
Government/Politics
citizen
right
issue
conservative
He is a _________ of the U.S. = someone who legally belongs t…
In the U.S. people have the _______ to vote when they are 18.…
Abortion is a big ________ in the U.S. = a subject or problem…
He has a __________ attitude about marriage and doesn't suppo…
citizen
He is a _________ of the U.S. = someone who legally belongs t…
right
In the U.S. people have the _______ to vote when they are 18.…
53 terms
AP US Government and Politics Chapter 6- Civil Rights
Civil rights
Thirteenth Amendment
Black codes
Fourteenth Amendment
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
One of the three Civil war Amendments; specifically bans slav…
Laws denying most legal rights to newly freed slaves; passed…
One of the three Civil War Amendments; guarantees equal prote…
Civil rights
The government-protected rights of individuals against arbitr…
Thirteenth Amendment
One of the three Civil war Amendments; specifically bans slav…
91 terms
Government/Politics
citizen
right
issue
conservative
He is a _________ of the U.S. = someone who legally belongs t…
In the U.S. people have the _______ to vote when they are 18.…
Abortion is a big ________ in the U.S. = a subject or problem…
He has a __________ attitude about marriage and doesn't suppo…
citizen
He is a _________ of the U.S. = someone who legally belongs t…
right
In the U.S. people have the _______ to vote when they are 18.…
23 terms
American Government and Politics Today - Chapter 5 - Civil Rights
civil rights
separate-but-equal doctrine
white primary
grandfather clause
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
a state primary election that restricts voting to whites only…
a device used by southern states to disenfranchise African Am…
civil rights
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
separate-but-equal doctrine
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
8 terms
Government and Political Science Praxis- Civil Rights and Liberties
Pleesy v. Ferguson
Brown v. Board of Education
Civil rights act of 1964
Age discrimination in employment act
Etablished the dictrine separate but equal, allowed for segre…
1954, ruled that segregation was unconstitutional in public s…
Illegal to racially discriminate in public places, government…
Banned discrimination against people over 40
Pleesy v. Ferguson
Etablished the dictrine separate but equal, allowed for segre…
Brown v. Board of Education
1954, ruled that segregation was unconstitutional in public s…
52 terms
AP Government and Politic: Civil Liberties and Rights
Gideon v. Wainwright
Roe v. Wade
Planned Parenthood v. Casey
Shenck v. United States
U.S. Constitution's Fourteenth Amendment to provide counsel t…
It is within a couples right to privacy to have an abortion o…
Doctors can give information to the client about what the abo…
n Schenck v. United States (1919), the Supreme Court invented…
Gideon v. Wainwright
U.S. Constitution's Fourteenth Amendment to provide counsel t…
Roe v. Wade
It is within a couples right to privacy to have an abortion o…
138 terms
Government: Civil Liberties, Civil Rights, and Political Participation/Public Opinion
Schenck v. U.S. (1919)
Gitlow v N.Y. (1925)
Roth v. U.S.(1957)
What are the three types of speeches a…
"We establish the clear and present danger test to define the…
"Freedom of speech and press are among fundamental and person…
"Obscenity is not within the area of constitutionally protect…
Advertisement, Election, and Pornography
Schenck v. U.S. (1919)
"We establish the clear and present danger test to define the…
Gitlow v N.Y. (1925)
"Freedom of speech and press are among fundamental and person…
17 terms
American Government and Politics Today - Chapter 4 Civil Liberties
incorporation theory
establishment clause
free exercise clause
prior restraint
the view that most of the Bill of Rights apply to state gover…
the part of the 1st Amendment prohibiting the establishment o…
the provision of the 1st Amendment guaranteeing the free exer…
restraining an activity before it has actually occurred. When…
incorporation theory
the view that most of the Bill of Rights apply to state gover…
establishment clause
the part of the 1st Amendment prohibiting the establishment o…
27 terms
AP US Government and Politics Ch 6 Vocab (Civil Rights)
Strict Scrutiny
Aliens
Civil Rights
Equality of Opportunity
The hightened standard by which the Supreme Court judges clas…
Any person who is not a United States citizen.
The rights of citizens to vote, receive equal treatment befor…
Offering the races an equal chance at desired things.
Strict Scrutiny
The hightened standard by which the Supreme Court judges clas…
Aliens
Any person who is not a United States citizen.
18 terms
American Government and Politics Today - Chapter 5 - Civil Rights
civil rights
separate-but-equal doctrine
white primary
grandfather clause
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
a state primary election that restricts voting to whites only…
a device used by southern states to disenfranchise African Am…
civil rights
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
separate-but-equal doctrine
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
23 terms
American Government and Politics Today - Chapter 5 - Civil Rights
civil rights
separate-but-equal doctrine
white primary
grandfather clause
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
a state primary election that restricts voting to whites only…
a device used by southern states to disenfranchise African Am…
civil rights
Generally, all rights rooted in the 14th Amendment's guarante…
separate-but-equal doctrine
the doctrine holding that -- facilities do not violate the eq…
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