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Political Science Chapter 11
Political Party
Interest Aggregation
Moblization
Neo-Institutional Theory
Group seeking to elect office-holders under a given label.
Melding separate interests into general party platforms.
Rousing people to participate in politics.
Institutions take on lives of their own, sometimes disconnect…
Political Party
Group seeking to elect office-holders under a given label.
Interest Aggregation
Melding separate interests into general party platforms.
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Political Science Chapter 11
bicameralism
pork barrel
descriptive representation
substantive representation
the system of having two chambers within one legislative body…
legislative appropriations that benefit specific constituents…
when a member of Congress shares the characteristics (such as…
when a member of congress represents constituents interests a…
bicameralism
the system of having two chambers within one legislative body…
pork barrel
legislative appropriations that benefit specific constituents…
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Political Science Chapter 11
public opinion
public opinion polls
political socialization
patriotism
the collective attitudes and beliefs of individuals on one fo…
scientific efforts to estimate what an entire group thinks ab…
the process by which we learn our political orientations and…
a strong emotional attachment to ones political community
public opinion
the collective attitudes and beliefs of individuals on one fo…
public opinion polls
scientific efforts to estimate what an entire group thinks ab…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Strict Constructionist
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
Powers the constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
One who argues a narrow interpretation of the constitution's…
Expressed Powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Implied Powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
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Political Science Chapter 11
parliamentary government
electoral college
presidential ticket
vesting clause
a form of government in which the chief executive is the lead…
the electoral system used in electing the president and vice…
the joint listing of the presidential and vice presidential c…
the president's constitutional authority to control most exec…
parliamentary government
a form of government in which the chief executive is the lead…
electoral college
the electoral system used in electing the president and vice…
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Political Science Chapter 11 Vocab
Advice and Consent
Appointment Power
Cabinet
Chief Diplomat
Terms in the Constitution describing the U.S. Senate's power…
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
An advisory group selected by the president to aid in making…
The role of the president in recognizing foreign governments,…
Advice and Consent
Terms in the Constitution describing the U.S. Senate's power…
Appointment Power
The authority vested in the president to fill a government of…
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Political science Chapter 11
Elections and Democracy
Institutions of Elections
Who Votes? Electoral Composition
Voter Registration Is a Key Obstacle t…
• Frequent elections are key to democracy and, in elections,…
• Elections rules consist of a mix of federal and state laws,…
• The electorate has expanded throughout American history.... -…
• Some voters do not vote on Election Day because they are no…
Elections and Democracy
• Frequent elections are key to democracy and, in elections,…
Institutions of Elections
• Elections rules consist of a mix of federal and state laws,…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Bureaucracy
implementation
Federal Registrar
Public Bureaucrats
the complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principle…
the efforts of departments and agencies to translate laws int…
Once rules are approved they are published here
_______ are rewarded with greater job security than employees…
Bureaucracy
the complex structure of offices, tasks, rules, and principle…
implementation
the efforts of departments and agencies to translate laws int…
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Political Science-Chapter 11
Critical Election
Dealignment
Delegate
Party Identification
an election that signals a party realignment through voter po…
a trend or process whereby a large portion of the electorate…
representative to the party convention
a citizen's personal affinity for a political party, usually…
Critical Election
an election that signals a party realignment through voter po…
Dealignment
a trend or process whereby a large portion of the electorate…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Strict Constructionist
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
Powers the constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
One who argues a narrow interpretation of the constitution's…
Expressed Powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Implied Powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
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Political science chapter 11
Judicial review
Criminal case
civil case
plea bargain
The power to declare congressional and presidential acts inva…
A court case involving a crime or violation of public order
A court case that involves a private dispute arising from suc…
a defendant's admission of guilt in exchange for a less sever…
Judicial review
The power to declare congressional and presidential acts inva…
Criminal case
A court case involving a crime or violation of public order
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political science chapter 11
congress
about prime ministers
the people
about presidents
who elects the prime minister
members of legislature, guaranteed party majority, easy to pa…
who elects presidents
outsiders, party majority not guaranteed, sometimes difficult…
congress
who elects the prime minister
about prime ministers
members of legislature, guaranteed party majority, easy to pa…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Constituents
"Homestyle"
"Hillstyle"
Bicameralism
One of the persons represented by a legislator or other elect…
The actions and behaviors of a member of Congress aimed at th…
The actions and behaviors of a member of Congress in Washingt…
The division of a legislature into two separate assemblies. T…
Constituents
One of the persons represented by a legislator or other elect…
"Homestyle"
The actions and behaviors of a member of Congress aimed at th…
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Political Science: Chapter 11
Deterrence
Marshall Plan
North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NA…
Warsaw Pact
Operates by frightening a state out of attacking, not because…
Provided financial support to Europe following WWII. The U.S.…
Established in 1949 and designed primarily as a military orga…
During the Cold War, the collection of Eastern European state…
Deterrence
Operates by frightening a state out of attacking, not because…
Marshall Plan
Provided financial support to Europe following WWII. The U.S.…
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Chapter 11 Political Science
Bureaucracy
Public Purpose
bureaucrat
fourth branch
An organization that exists to accomplish certain goals or ob…
a goal or objective of a bureaucracy.
Individuals working in the executive branch of government who…
viewed as a separate from the presidency, the collection of e…
Bureaucracy
An organization that exists to accomplish certain goals or ob…
Public Purpose
a goal or objective of a bureaucracy.
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Political Science Chapter 11
bicameralism
pork barrel
descriptive representation
substantive representation
the system of having two chambers within one legislative body…
legislative appropriations that benefit specific constituents…
when a member of Congress shares the characteristics (such as…
when a member of congress represents constituents interests a…
bicameralism
the system of having two chambers within one legislative body…
pork barrel
legislative appropriations that benefit specific constituents…
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Political Science Chapter 11
What is an incumbent?
What is the primary reason so many inc…
What is a constituency?
Pork (Pork barrel-spending)
Someone who holds office.
Many congressional districts and some states are so lopsidedl…
The people residing in an incumbent's state or district.
Federal spending that benefits an incumbent's state or distri…
What is an incumbent?
Someone who holds office.
What is the primary reason so many inc…
Many congressional districts and some states are so lopsidedl…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Bureaucracy
Cabinet Department
Line Organization
Independent Executive Agency
A large organization that is structures hierarchically to car…
One of the fifteen major departments of the executive branch.
In the federal government an administrative unit that is dire…
A federal agency that is not part of a cabinet department but…
Bureaucracy
A large organization that is structures hierarchically to car…
Cabinet Department
One of the fifteen major departments of the executive branch.
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Political Science Chapter 11
Why are legislators more likely to sup…
Executive orders are unilateral change…
The principal consequence of the War P…
Debates over executive privilege are t…
They believe it reflects public support of the president's po…
True
encourage the president to seek congressional approval for la…
False
Why are legislators more likely to sup…
They believe it reflects public support of the president's po…
Executive orders are unilateral change…
True
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political science chapter 11
Bureaucracy
Hierarchy
Bureaucrats
Fourth branch
an organization that exists to accomplish certain goals or ob…
...
individuals working in the executive branch of government who…
viewed as separate from the presidency, the collection of exe…
Bureaucracy
an organization that exists to accomplish certain goals or ob…
Hierarchy
...
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Political Science: Chapter 11 - Terms
Suffrage
Primary Election
Runoff election
Voting Rights Act
The right to vote
An election in which the Democratic or Republican Party choos…
A required election if no candidate receives an absotute majo…
A federal law designed to protect the voting rights of minori…
Suffrage
The right to vote
Primary Election
An election in which the Democratic or Republican Party choos…
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political science chapter 11
regime
authoritarian regimes
hybrid regimes
totalitarian dictatorship
the broadest class of political system, it encompasses the ba…
non-democratic governing systems that feature absolute rule o…
governing systems that are a mixture of democratic and non-de…
a regime that seeks to control all aspects of life within a c…
regime
the broadest class of political system, it encompasses the ba…
authoritarian regimes
non-democratic governing systems that feature absolute rule o…
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Political Science: Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Pluralism
Interest Group
Membership Association
Staff Organization
the theory that all interests are and should be free to compe…
individuals who organize to influence the government's progra…
an organized group in which members actually play a substanti…
a type of membership group in which a professional staff cond…
Pluralism
the theory that all interests are and should be free to compe…
Interest Group
individuals who organize to influence the government's progra…
Chapter 11 political science
bureaucracy
cabinet department
capture
Civil Service Commission
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
One of the fifteen major departments of the executive branch.
The act by which an industry being regulated by a government…
The initial central personnel agency of the national governme…
bureaucracy
A large organization that is structured hierarchically to car…
cabinet department
One of the fifteen major departments of the executive branch.
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Political Science - Chapter 11
Free Rider
Collective goods
Staff organization
The New Politics movement
person who enjoys the benefits of a collective good, action,…
Benefits that are broadly available and cannot reasonably be…
organization employ professionals who conduct most of the gro…
upper-middle-class professionals and intellectuals that parti…
Free Rider
person who enjoys the benefits of a collective good, action,…
Collective goods
Benefits that are broadly available and cannot reasonably be…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Strict Constructionist
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
Powers the constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
One who argues a narrow interpretation of the constitution's…
Expressed Powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Implied Powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Expressed powers
Implied powers
Inherent powers
Strict constructionist
Explicitly, in its specific wording
Reasonable deduction from the expressed powers
By creating a national government for the U.S
Argue the Anti-Federalists position from the ratification per…
Expressed powers
Explicitly, in its specific wording
Implied powers
Reasonable deduction from the expressed powers
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Political Science chapter 11
Expressed powers
Implied powers
Inherent powers
Strict constructionist
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
Powers Powers the constitution is presumed to have delegated…
One who argues a narrow interpretation of the constitution's…
Expressed powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Implied powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Social Networking Sites
Digital Divide
Virtual Communities
News Aggregators
Platforms that enable users to construct a profile, specify o…
Unequal access to computer technology primarily caused by eco…
Online networks where individuals perform as leaders, informa…
Services that compile in one location news we want from vario…
Social Networking Sites
Platforms that enable users to construct a profile, specify o…
Digital Divide
Unequal access to computer technology primarily caused by eco…
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Political science chapter 11 vocab
Expressed powers
Implied powers
Inherent powers
Strict constructionists
Delegates powers of the national government that are expresse…
Powers suggested by the expressed powers
Powers the constitution is presumed to have delegated ft he n…
One who argues a narrow interpretation of the constitutions p…
Expressed powers
Delegates powers of the national government that are expresse…
Implied powers
Powers suggested by the expressed powers
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Political Science Chapter 11
Pluralist democaracy
Political Party
Partisanship
Party Organazation
a theory of democracy that holds that citizen membership in g…
a group of citizens united by ideology and seeking control of…
loyalty to a politcal cause or party
the official structure that conducts the political business o…
Pluralist democaracy
a theory of democracy that holds that citizen membership in g…
Political Party
a group of citizens united by ideology and seeking control of…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Public Opinion
Role of Family in Political Socializat…
Role of Education in Political Sociali…
Role of Religion in Political Socializ…
The collective attitudes and beliefs of individuals on one or…
Extremely important, kids generally pick the political party…
Extremely important in developing good citizenship.
People that attend the same church tend to have similar polit…
Public Opinion
The collective attitudes and beliefs of individuals on one or…
Role of Family in Political Socializat…
Extremely important, kids generally pick the political party…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Bicameral Legislature
Bill
**Cloture
**Conference Committees
two chambers, house and the senate
a proposed legislative act
three fifths majority vote, limits debate to thirty hours
members appointed from house and senate committees that draft…
Bicameral Legislature
two chambers, house and the senate
Bill
a proposed legislative act
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Political Science Chapter 11
Bureaucracy
Government By Proxy
Laisse-faire
Discretionary Authority
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials.
Washington pays state and local governments and private group…
An economic theory that government should not regulate or int…
The extent to which appointed bureaucrats can choose courses…
Bureaucracy
A large, complex organization composed of appointed officials.
Government By Proxy
Washington pays state and local governments and private group…
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Political Science Chapter 11
collective goods
free riders
grassroots mobilization
interest group
Benefits, sought by groups, that are broadly available and ca…
People who benefit from an interest group without making any…
a lobbying campaign in which a group mobilizes its membership…
a group of people with common goals who organize to influence…
collective goods
Benefits, sought by groups, that are broadly available and ca…
free riders
People who benefit from an interest group without making any…
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Political Science - Chapter 11
impeachment
watergate
executive privilege
impoundment
equivalent of a criminal charge against an elected official;…
the scandal that led to the forced resignation of president R…
right of a president tot withhold form other branches of gove…
refusal by a president to spend monies appropriated by congre…
impeachment
equivalent of a criminal charge against an elected official;…
watergate
the scandal that led to the forced resignation of president R…
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political science chapter 11
elite theory
pluralist theory
reputational approach
decisional method
a theory of government that assets that a small group possess…
a theory of government that asserts that multiple, open, comp…
a method for studying community power in which researchers as…
a method for studying community power in which researchers id…
elite theory
a theory of government that assets that a small group possess…
pluralist theory
a theory of government that asserts that multiple, open, comp…
Political science chapter 11
Constituents
Seniority system
Congressional budget office
Safe district
The citizens from a state or district that an elected officia…
A system that rewards those with longer service with position…
Nonpartisan agency created by congress to assist in the budge…
Electoral district in which the candidate from the dominant p…
Constituents
The citizens from a state or district that an elected officia…
Seniority system
A system that rewards those with longer service with position…
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political science chapter 11
enumerated powers
elastic clause
bicameral
delegate
powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
government make whatever laws are necessary and proper to car…
as applied to a legislative body, consisting of two houses or…
according to the doctrine articulated by Edmund Burke, an ele…
enumerated powers
powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
elastic clause
government make whatever laws are necessary and proper to car…
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Political Science Chapter 11
enumerated powers
bicameral body
delegate
trustee
powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
two houses or more
an elected representative who acts in perfect accord with the…
an elected representative who believes that their best judgem…
enumerated powers
powers of the federal government specifically mentioned in th…
bicameral body
two houses or more
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chapter 11 political science
public opinion
public opinion polls
political socialization
patriotism
the collective attitudes and beliefs of individuals on one or…
scientific efforts to estimate what an entire group thinks ab…
the process by which we learn our political orientations and…
a strong emotional attachment to one's political community
public opinion
the collective attitudes and beliefs of individuals on one or…
public opinion polls
scientific efforts to estimate what an entire group thinks ab…
Chapter 11- Political Science
Expressed Powers
Inherent Powers
Strict Constructionist
Liberal Constructionist
powers that are actually put down on paper
powers that Congress and the president need in order to get t…
philosophy of judicial interpretation that limits or restrict…
allows a judge to consider other factors when deciding the me…
Expressed Powers
powers that are actually put down on paper
Inherent Powers
powers that Congress and the president need in order to get t…
Political Science chapter 11
strict Constructionist
Liberal Constructionist
Direct Tax
Indirect Tax
Particular legal philosophy of judicial interpretation limits…
people who believe in a variety of meanings for different par…
tax that must be paid by whom it is levied by
tax levied on one party but passed on to another for payment
strict Constructionist
Particular legal philosophy of judicial interpretation limits…
Liberal Constructionist
people who believe in a variety of meanings for different par…
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Chapter 11 Political Science
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Strict Constructionist
Spelled out
Suggested by the expressed powers
Presumed to have delegated to the national government because…
One who agrees a narrow interpretation f the provisions of th…
Expressed Powers
Spelled out
Implied Powers
Suggested by the expressed powers
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Political Science Chapter 11
expressed powers
implied powers
inherent powers
commerce powers
Those delegated powers of the American Government that are sp…
Powers inferred from the express powers that allow Congress t…
The powers of the national government in foreign affairs that…
the power of Congress to regulate interstate and foreign trade
expressed powers
Those delegated powers of the American Government that are sp…
implied powers
Powers inferred from the express powers that allow Congress t…
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Political Science Chapter 11
news
mass media
news media
yellow journalism
information about events that are recent, unusual, and import…
means of broadly distributing information or entertainment, i…
the means of transmitting news to broad populations, includin…
news coverage that emphasizes sex, crime, and scandal over su…
news
information about events that are recent, unusual, and import…
mass media
means of broadly distributing information or entertainment, i…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Expressed Powers
Implied Powers
Inherent Powers
Strict Constructionist
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
Powers the constitution is presumed to have delegated to the…
One who argues a narrow interpretation of the constitution's…
Expressed Powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are sp…
Implied Powers
Those delegated powers of the National Government that are su…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Expressed Powers
Delegated Powers
Inherent powers of the Presidency
Imperial Presidency
Powers the Constitution explicitly grants to the president.
Powers that Congress passes on to the president.
Powers assumed by presidents, often during crisis, on the bas…
A characterization of the American presidency that suggest it…
Expressed Powers
Powers the Constitution explicitly grants to the president.
Delegated Powers
Powers that Congress passes on to the president.
Political Science Chapter 11
Civil Liberties
Civil Rights
Writ of Habeas Corpus
Ex Post Facto Law
The state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
The rights of all people to be free form irrational discrimin…
A court order requiring explanation to a judge why a prisoner…
A retroactive criminal law that works to the disadvantage of…
Civil Liberties
The state of being subject only to laws established for the g…
Civil Rights
The rights of all people to be free form irrational discrimin…
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Political Science Chapter 11
Political party
Interest group
Political machine
Candidate-centered politics
An organized group with charred goals and ideals that joins t…
A collection of people or organizations that tries to influen…
A party organization that recruits voter loyalty with tangibl…
Politics that focus on the candidates, their particular issue…
Political party
An organized group with charred goals and ideals that joins t…
Interest group
A collection of people or organizations that tries to influen…
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