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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.…
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.…
1,321 terms
AP Government and Politics Review
Bureaucracy
Patronage
Pendleton Civil Service Act
Civil service
According to Max Weber, a hierarchical authority structure th…
One of the key inducements used by political machines. A patr…
Passed in 1883, an Act that created a federal civil service s…
A system of hiring and promotion based on the merit principle…
Bureaucracy
According to Max Weber, a hierarchical authority structure th…
Patronage
One of the key inducements used by political machines. A patr…
48 terms
Politics & Government
ANPR
augmented reality
battlefield network
biometrics
see automatic number plate recognition
overlapping layers of computer data with images of the real w…
large scale network gathering information from soldiers, vehi…
use of fingerprints, retina scans, or other body features as…
ANPR
see automatic number plate recognition
augmented reality
overlapping layers of computer data with images of the real w…
37 terms
politics and government
ambassador
authorities
civil servant
conservative
ambasador
władze
urzędnik
konserwatywny
ambassador
ambasador
authorities
władze
19 terms
Government and Politics AS Unit 1 People and Politics
What is Democracy?
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
Parlimentary Democracy
Any system of government where the people have access to inde…
A form of government in which citizens rule directly (people…
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
A form of goverment in which voters elect repersenatives to a…
What is Democracy?
Any system of government where the people have access to inde…
Direct Democracy
A form of government in which citizens rule directly (people…
58 terms
Politics & Government
ANPR
augmented reality
Automatic Number Plate Recognition
battlefield network
Software which processes video camera data to read vehicle nu…
Overlapping layers of computer data with images of the real w…
Software which processes video camera data to read vehicle nu…
Large scale network gathering information from soldiers, vehi…
ANPR
Software which processes video camera data to read vehicle nu…
augmented reality
Overlapping layers of computer data with images of the real w…
45 terms
AP Government and Politics Vocabulary
Government (chapter 1)
Public Goods (chapter 1)
Democracy (chapter 1)
Political Culture (chapter 1)
The institutions throughout which public policies are made fo…
Goods such as clean, air, clean water; that everyone must share
A system of selecting policymakers and of organizing governme…
An overall set of values widely shared within a society
Government (chapter 1)
The institutions throughout which public policies are made fo…
Public Goods (chapter 1)
Goods such as clean, air, clean water; that everyone must share
162 terms
Politics and Government
What is politics?
Why do we need government?
Government
3 parts of government
the process by which it is decided who gets... what, when they g…
- Political choices are then enforced by government... - Governm…
An organization that possesses legitimate means of coercion i…
• Government is an Organization... • Government has Legitimacy... •…
What is politics?
the process by which it is decided who gets... what, when they g…
Why do we need government?
- Political choices are then enforced by government... - Governm…
30 terms
Government & Politics
Ballot paper
Cabinet
Coalition
Constitution
A piece of paper on which a voter records his or her vote
The group of select government ministers that meets regularly…
A government that becomes possible because two or more partie…
A document which sets out how Australia is governed; allocate…
Ballot paper
A piece of paper on which a voter records his or her vote
Cabinet
The group of select government ministers that meets regularly…
58 terms
Politics & Government
ANPR
Augmented reality
Automatic Number Plate Recognition
Battlefield network
Software which processes video camera data to read vehicle nu…
Overlapping layers of computer data with images of the real w…
Software which processes video camera data to read vehicle nu…
Large scale network gathering information from soldiers, vehi…
ANPR
Software which processes video camera data to read vehicle nu…
Augmented reality
Overlapping layers of computer data with images of the real w…
19 terms
Government politics
Justin Trudeau
Stephen Harper
Elizabeth May
Janice Filmon
Leader of the liberal party
Prime minister and leader of the conservative party
Represents the Green party
Lieutenant Governor
Justin Trudeau
Leader of the liberal party
Stephen Harper
Prime minister and leader of the conservative party
18 terms
Politics/Government
Mahatma Ghandi
Indian National Congress
Cottage Industry
Jawaharlal Nehru
Indian leader who used civil disobedience and passive resista…
A movement and political party founded in 1885 to demand grea…
Manufacturing based in homes rather than in a factory, common…
Indian statesman. He succeeded Mohandas K. Gandhi as leader o…
Mahatma Ghandi
Indian leader who used civil disobedience and passive resista…
Indian National Congress
A movement and political party founded in 1885 to demand grea…
44 terms
Government/Politics
patera (libation bowl)... - made of silve…
Marcus Holconius Rufus... Pates... military…
Mensa Ponderaria... standard for volume m…
I ask that you elect Satrinum Quenqinn…
patera (libation bowl)... - made of silve…
Marcus Holconius Rufus... Pates... military…
130 terms
AP Government and Politics
AP US GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS GLOSSARY
Term
•affirmative action.
•amendment (constitutional).
...
Definition
Policy or program designed to redress historic injustices com…
Changes in, or additions to, a constitution. Proposed by a tw…
AP US GOVERNMENT AND POLITICS GLOSSARY
...
Term
Definition
23 terms
Government and Politics
Affluent
Balance-sheet
Cabinet
Constituency
prospère
bilan
conseil des ministres
circonscription électorale
Affluent
prospère
Balance-sheet
bilan
105 terms
Government and Politics
abuse
act
authority
cabinet
濫用 (v/n)
行動 (v/n)
權力,權威,有關部門 (n)
內閣 (n)
abuse
濫用 (v/n)
act
行動 (v/n)
18 terms
Politics and Government
el alcalde
la alcaldesa
las autoridades
el ciudadano
mayor (masc.)
mayor (fem.)
authorities
citizen
el alcalde
mayor (masc.)
la alcaldesa
mayor (fem.)
18 terms
Government: Political Parties & Politics
What did George Washington in his fare…
Platform
Precinct
What is the primary goal of the parties?
He believed that parties would divide the American people and…
• belief of the party... • shared beliefs and common goals... • out…
local voting district
to get their candidate elected to office
What did George Washington in his fare…
He believed that parties would divide the American people and…
Platform
• belief of the party... • shared beliefs and common goals... • out…
13 terms
Political Government
unitary
presidential democracy
role of citizen
personal freedoms
local/regional governments have some power, but are under con…
type of democracy in which citizens vote directly for the hea…
the degree of influence citizens have in choosing the leaders…
the civil rights and liberties afforded to an individual, dif…
unitary
local/regional governments have some power, but are under con…
presidential democracy
type of democracy in which citizens vote directly for the hea…
1,321 terms
AP Government and Politics Review
Bureaucracy
Patronage
Pendleton Civil Service Act
Civil service
According to Max Weber, a hierarchical authority structure th…
One of the key inducements used by political machines. A patr…
Passed in 1883, an Act that created a federal civil service s…
A system of hiring and promotion based on the merit principle…
Bureaucracy
According to Max Weber, a hierarchical authority structure th…
Patronage
One of the key inducements used by political machines. A patr…
226 terms
AP government and politics Presidency and Bureaucracy
independent Regulatory Agencies
Federal Communications Commissions
Central Intelligence Agency
thickening
agencies that are quasi-legislative and quasi-judicial in nat…
1. Regulates airways.... 2. Regulates interstate and internation…
an independent agency of the United States government respons…
becoming more intricate or complex
independent Regulatory Agencies
agencies that are quasi-legislative and quasi-judicial in nat…
Federal Communications Commissions
1. Regulates airways.... 2. Regulates interstate and internation…
20 terms
Government: Political Parties & Politics
What did George Washington in his fare…
Platform
Precinct
What is the primary goal of the parties?
He believed that parties would divide the American people and…
• belief of the party... • shared beliefs and common goals... • out…
local voting district
to get their candidate elected to office
What did George Washington in his fare…
He believed that parties would divide the American people and…
Platform
• belief of the party... • shared beliefs and common goals... • out…
80 terms
Government/Politics
1. Democracy
2. Direct Democracy
3. Referendum
4. Representative Democracy
A. Definition - a system of government in which power is vest…
A. Definition - system of government in which power is vested…
A. Definition - procedure that is submitted to the popular vo…
A. Definition - system of government by which general populat…
1. Democracy
A. Definition - a system of government in which power is vest…
2. Direct Democracy
A. Definition - system of government in which power is vested…
12 terms
Government and Politics
conservative
candidate
power
obtain
a person who believes in the traditions of politics and society
someone who is trying to be elected
the ability to control people or things
to get by effort
conservative
a person who believes in the traditions of politics and society
candidate
someone who is trying to be elected
49 terms
Government & Politics
Great Compromise
Great Compromise
17th amendment
Reapportionment
House- population... Large state plan-VA
Senate-equal representation... Small State plan- NJ
senate elected by popular vote
redistribution of representative among the states based on po…
Great Compromise
House- population... Large state plan-VA
Great Compromise
Senate-equal representation... Small State plan- NJ
12 terms
Politics and Government
The _______________ warning is a state…
_______________ consists of distorted…
Under a _______________ system, an emp…
A _______________order prohibits the n…
Miranda
disinformation
quota
gag
The _______________ warning is a state…
Miranda
_______________ consists of distorted…
disinformation
162 terms
Politics and Government
hopper
kingmaker
landslide
crossover
noun funnel-shaped receptacle; contents pass by gravity into…
noun an important person who can bring leaders to power throu…
noun a slide of a large mass of dirt and rock down a mountain…
noun the appropriation of a new style (especially in popular…
hopper
noun funnel-shaped receptacle; contents pass by gravity into…
kingmaker
noun an important person who can bring leaders to power throu…
160 terms
Politics and government
party
vote
to take turns
socialist
Partei
Stimme (bei einer Wahl)
sich abwechseln
Sozialistin; sozialistisch
party
Partei
vote
Stimme (bei einer Wahl)
89 terms
government and politics
حكومة
حكومات
السياسة
سياسي
government
governments
politics
political
حكومة
government
حكومات
governments
31 terms
Politics and government
Member of Parliament
Civil Service
Office of the Prime Minister and Privy…
Governor General and Lieutenant- Gover…
An elected member of parliament, a member in the house of com…
The body of people who work in government administration
The office that organizes the work of the cabinet
Governor General- The person who represents the British crown…
Member of Parliament
An elected member of parliament, a member in the house of com…
Civil Service
The body of people who work in government administration
202 terms
Government and Politics
Who is known to history as the father…
Rule by a few
Who is the U.S. secretary of state?
What does NATO stand for?
James Madison
Oligarchy
John Cerry
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Who is known to history as the father…
James Madison
Rule by a few
Oligarchy
21 terms
Government and Politics
absolute monarchies
anarchy
authority
charismatic authority
governments wherein a monarch has absolute or unmitigated power
the absence of any organized government
power that people accept because it comes from a source that…
power legitimized on the basis of a leader's exceptional pers…
absolute monarchies
governments wherein a monarch has absolute or unmitigated power
anarchy
the absence of any organized government
20 terms
Government and Politics- Political vocabulary
Accountability
Authority
Constitutional Monarchy
Conventions
Being answerable to a higher authority
This is power with consent- i.e. power is exercised with the…
In this form of govt, the monarch retains considerable power,…
These are unwritten rules of the constitution. They are gener…
Accountability
Being answerable to a higher authority
Authority
This is power with consent- i.e. power is exercised with the…
28 terms
Government and Politics
Political Party
Direct Primary
National Convention
National Committee
A group that seeks to elect candidates to public office
A election in which voters choose candidates to run on a part…
A meeting of Party delegates held every four years
Delegates who run party affairs between national conventions
Political Party
A group that seeks to elect candidates to public office
Direct Primary
A election in which voters choose candidates to run on a part…
20 terms
Unit 1- Government and Politics
Government
Politics
Oligarchy
Autocracy
The institution through which society makes and enforces its…
the process associated with the governance of a country or ,…
Rule by the few. (Examples include S. Africa/Apartheid & Mili…
Rule by one, today we more commonly use terms like Dictatorsh…
Government
The institution through which society makes and enforces its…
Politics
the process associated with the governance of a country or ,…
17 terms
government and politics
republic
representative - how many are within t…
democracy
constitution consists of
electing representatives to govern us
congresswomen or man - 2 year term that serves and specific c…
citizens can vote
7 articles and 28 amendments
republic
electing representatives to govern us
representative - how many are within t…
congresswomen or man - 2 year term that serves and specific c…
13 terms
Government and Politics
Minister
Shadow Cabinet
Devolution
West Lothian question
MP or lord who has departmental responsibility. Eg chancellor…
Top 25 -25 ministers in opposition. Sometimes the qork of the…
Transfer of power from higher body to a lower one. Eg westmin…
Thrown up by devolution. MPs from scotland &Northern Ireland…
Minister
MP or lord who has departmental responsibility. Eg chancellor…
Shadow Cabinet
Top 25 -25 ministers in opposition. Sometimes the qork of the…
396 terms
AP US Government and Politics
activation
Adarand Constructors v. Peña
Affirmative Action
Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990
One of three key consequences of electoral campaigns for vote…
1995 SuCo decision: Federal programs that classify based on r…
A policy designed to give special compensation to a previousl…
Requires employers to make reasonable accommodations for the…
activation
One of three key consequences of electoral campaigns for vote…
Adarand Constructors v. Peña
1995 SuCo decision: Federal programs that classify based on r…
10 terms
Government and Politics
The state
A state
Government
Legitimacy
A collective name for the institutions that administer a coun…
Refers to a country whose government's jurisdiction over a te…
Can mean the process of organising the state and giving it po…
Refers to the degree to which the state or its government can…
The state
A collective name for the institutions that administer a coun…
A state
Refers to a country whose government's jurisdiction over a te…
23 terms
Politics - The government
A department
A secretary
The Deputy Prime Minister
The Chancellor of the Exchequer
Un ministère
Un ministre
Le vice Premier Ministre (UK)
Le ministre des Finances (UK)
A department
Un ministère
A secretary
Un ministre
162 terms
Politics and Government
What is politics?
Why do we need government?
Government
3 parts of government
the process by which it is decided who gets... what, when they g…
- Political choices are then enforced by government... - Governm…
An organization that possesses legitimate means of coercion i…
• Government is an Organization... • Government has Legitimacy... •…
What is politics?
the process by which it is decided who gets... what, when they g…
Why do we need government?
- Political choices are then enforced by government... - Governm…
Government and Politics - Political parties
Compassionate Conservative
Liberal
Conservative
Partisanship
A term popularised by George W Bush during his 2000 president…
A view that seeks to change the political, economic and socia…
A view that seeks to defend the political, economic and socia…
A term used to denote a state of affairs in which members of…
Compassionate Conservative
A term popularised by George W Bush during his 2000 president…
Liberal
A view that seeks to change the political, economic and socia…
21 terms
Government and Politics
What is Government
Institutions
Legitimacy
Tools of politics
Legitimate use of force to control behavior. Organization/ ag…
organizations that manage conflicts, help find solutions, and…
is key feature that allows government to function
power, resources, and rules
What is Government
Legitimate use of force to control behavior. Organization/ ag…
Institutions
organizations that manage conflicts, help find solutions, and…
157 terms
Government and Politics
Government and Politics
various government departments
Auditing Department (Internal Affair,…
to audit, inspect
정부와 정치
각 부처
감사원
감사하다
Government and Politics
정부와 정치
various government departments
각 부처
12 terms
Politics and Government
Politics
Why do we need government?
Government
3 Definition of Government: Organization
Process by which it is decided who gets what, when they get i…
...
• An organization that possess legitimate means of coercion i…
The institutional structure of government... where people carry…
Politics
Process by which it is decided who gets what, when they get i…
Why do we need government?
...
Government & Politics Unit 4
no third term
Vice President
electoral college
delegates
Franklin D. Roosevelt broke the "___ tradition" by deciding t…
Although the Constitution pays little attention to the office…
The development of political parties and the resulting allegi…
State laws and/or party rules fix the procedures for picking…
no third term
Franklin D. Roosevelt broke the "___ tradition" by deciding t…
Vice President
Although the Constitution pays little attention to the office…
23 terms
Government and Politics: Political parties
Vote share of 2 main parties - 2010
Decline of Lib Dems - 1906 to 1955
Abortion legalised in...
Dropped to a 3 day week in...
65%
1906 - government with 129 seat majority... 1955 - only 6 seats
1967 (Labour)
1974 (Conservative)
Vote share of 2 main parties - 2010
65%
Decline of Lib Dems - 1906 to 1955
1906 - government with 129 seat majority... 1955 - only 6 seats
20 terms
Politics and Governments
Society
Civilisation
Direct Democracy
Representative Democracy
A community of people who share a common culture
a society that has developed towns and has complex forms of a…
A form of government in which citizens rule directly and not…
A system of government in which citizens elect representative…
Society
A community of people who share a common culture
Civilisation
a society that has developed towns and has complex forms of a…
26 terms
AP Government & Political Science
Theories of government (Political Theo…
Initiative and referendum (Constitutio…
Declaration of Independence (1776)
Articles of Confederation (1781-1789)
Elitist theory-a small segment of the society dominated by th…
Initiatives and referendums are key components of direct demo…
Ideas taken from Locke, Rousseau, and Montesquieu... Locke's pri…
State governments stronger than central government... No chief…
Theories of government (Political Theo…
Elitist theory-a small segment of the society dominated by th…
Initiative and referendum (Constitutio…
Initiatives and referendums are key components of direct demo…
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