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Politics Exam 2
Which of the following was not a quali…
Which persons most preferred that slav…
According to the Constitution of 1787,…
What is the term of office for members…
minimum age, durational citizenship, residency in state, and…
pro slavery southerners
Senate
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Which of the following was not a quali…
minimum age, durational citizenship, residency in state, and…
Which persons most preferred that slav…
pro slavery southerners
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Power & Politics Exam#2
Operationalization
Measurement
Three Stages of Measurement
Systematic Error
The process of converting abstract ideas into concrete terms…
A procedure for determining the value of a variable in a spec…
1) Conceptual Definitions... 2) Operational Definitions... 3) Measu…
An error causing readings to differ from the true value by a…
Operationalization
The process of converting abstract ideas into concrete terms…
Measurement
A procedure for determining the value of a variable in a spec…
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Exam 2 Texas Politics
Currently in Texas, the Republican Par…
In order to register to vote in Texas,…
Texas has always been considered a one…
The right to vote consists of the abil…
True
True
False
True
Currently in Texas, the Republican Par…
True
In order to register to vote in Texas,…
True
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American Politics Exam 2
Judiciary Act of 1801
Stuart v. Laird
Marbury v. Madison
Dredd Scott v. Sandford
federalists passed a law that allowed them to structure the l…
supreme court said congress had the authority to reorganize l…
creates judicial review of national government laws
was slavery allowed in territories? Depended on location in r…
Judiciary Act of 1801
federalists passed a law that allowed them to structure the l…
Stuart v. Laird
supreme court said congress had the authority to reorganize l…
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Urban Politics Exam 2
Public Policy I
Public Policy II
Urban Policy
Three Key Areas of Urban Policy
institutions, politics, democratic practice in urban environm…
intentional course of action followed by a government institu…
draws on economic, political, sociological theory to yield in…
1. economic development: distribution/production of good and…
Public Policy I
institutions, politics, democratic practice in urban environm…
Public Policy II
intentional course of action followed by a government institu…
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Texas Politics Exam 2
Politcal Party
Stratarchy
Temporary Party Organization
Platform
An organization influenced by a political ideology whose goal…
A politcal system where power is diffused among different lev…
Primaries and conventions that nominate candidates, pass reso…
A document that sets a political party's position on issues s…
Politcal Party
An organization influenced by a political ideology whose goal…
Stratarchy
A politcal system where power is diffused among different lev…
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Politics Exam 2
Feudalism
Slavery
French and Indian War
Popular Soverignty
a social system in which a rigid social and political hierarc…
the ownership, for forced labor, or one people by another
a war fought between France and England, and allied Indians t…
the concept that the citizens are the ultimate source of poli…
Feudalism
a social system in which a rigid social and political hierarc…
Slavery
the ownership, for forced labor, or one people by another
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politics exam 2
Straight of Gibraltar
Bering Sea
Bering strait
Greenland
Straight of Gibraltar
Bering Sea
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Politics Exam 2
Civil Rights
Civil Liberties
Liberties
Difference between civil rights and ci…
Freedom to participate in the full life of community, and exe…
-The limits on government, so that people can freely exercise…
A fundamental human right.
Civil liberties refer to the restrictions on government actio…
Civil Rights
Freedom to participate in the full life of community, and exe…
Civil Liberties
-The limits on government, so that people can freely exercise…
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Politics Exam 2
Suffrage
Motor Voter Law
Voting Calculus
Benefits of Voting
The right to vote in public, political elections.
Law in 1993 that allowed people to register to vote at motor…
Mathematical voting behavior, such as participation rates.
Feeling like you served your civic duty, support your party.
Suffrage
The right to vote in public, political elections.
Motor Voter Law
Law in 1993 that allowed people to register to vote at motor…
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Politics Exam 2
twenty -second amendment
commander in chief
treaties
implementation
limits president to two terms of office
a head of state or officer in supreme command of a country's…
agreement that has been ratified between two groups
the process of putting a decision or plan into effect; execut…
twenty -second amendment
limits president to two terms of office
commander in chief
a head of state or officer in supreme command of a country's…
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Exam 2 Review (Politics)
Bicameral legislature
Age requirement for House
Age requirement for Senate
Residency requirements for House
2 chambers of House [150 members] & Senate [31 members]
21
26
residents of state for 2 years & of district for 1 year
Bicameral legislature
2 chambers of House [150 members] & Senate [31 members]
Age requirement for House
21
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Politics exam 2
Cross - ownersihp
Agenda settings
Concentration
oversite
owning multiply media sources
media outlets chooses whats most important in the news
regulations on media sources
the media being a watch dog
Cross - ownersihp
owning multiply media sources
Agenda settings
media outlets chooses whats most important in the news
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Politics Exam 2
Anthony Weiner
Huma Abedin
James Comey
Julian Assange
American politician and former Congressman, being member of c…
American political staffer who serves as vice chairwoman of H…
Director of FBI, Leading investigation of Clinton's email sca…
editor-in-chief of the organization WikiLeaks, which he found…
Anthony Weiner
American politician and former Congressman, being member of c…
Huma Abedin
American political staffer who serves as vice chairwoman of H…
Politics Exam 2
What is the voting age population?
What was the last year for good voter…
Factors influencing voters
Why don't people vote?
235 million people
1960 (65%)
Age... Education... minority status... income level... 2 party competition
- uninformed media coverage... - negative campaign?... - rational i…
What is the voting age population?
235 million people
What was the last year for good voter…
1960 (65%)
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Politics Exam 2
Budget
Where does most of the money come from…
Who can print and barrow money?... Does t…
What percentage of the total budget do…
Planning for future spending
1. Income tax... 2. Sales tax... 3. Property tax
National Government... No
6% (this is increasing)
Budget
Planning for future spending
Where does most of the money come from…
1. Income tax... 2. Sales tax... 3. Property tax
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Politics Exam 2
Political Socialization
Attitudes or Opinions
Beliefs or Values
Democratic Governments should...?
the process through which underlying political beliefs and va…
Specific preference on a particular issue.
Basic principles that shape a persons attitudes/opinions.
Reflect the will of the people.
Political Socialization
the process through which underlying political beliefs and va…
Attitudes or Opinions
Specific preference on a particular issue.
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Politics Exam 2
alienation
apathy
civic duty
political participation
a feeling of personal powerlessness that includes the notion…
a feeling of personal disinterest in or lack of concern with…
the belief of an individual that civic and political particip…
involvement in activities intended to influence public policy…
alienation
a feeling of personal powerlessness that includes the notion…
apathy
a feeling of personal disinterest in or lack of concern with…
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Politics Exam 2
Political Participation
Voter Turnout
Registered Voters
Voter Registration
All forms of involvement citizens can have that are related t…
The proportion of people who cast ballots in an election
Citizens who have formally gone through the process of gettin…
The act of qualifying to vote by formally enrolling on an off…
Political Participation
All forms of involvement citizens can have that are related t…
Voter Turnout
The proportion of people who cast ballots in an election
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Politics Exam 2
Differences between the Senate and House
Casework
Delegate model of representation
Trustee model of representation
The house makes up the lower house, while the Senate makes up…
the activity undertaken by members of Congress and their staf…
This model of representation advocated that reps are elected…
This model of representation allows the reps elected to have…
Differences between the Senate and House
The house makes up the lower house, while the Senate makes up…
Casework
the activity undertaken by members of Congress and their staf…
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Politics in the US exam 2
constituency
delegate
trustee
Individual constituents
the district making up the area from which an official is ele…
representative that votes based on preferences of constituenc…
representative that votes based on what they think is best fo…
- solve problems with agencies... - sponsor private bills... - spon…
constituency
the district making up the area from which an official is ele…
delegate
representative that votes based on preferences of constituenc…
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politics exam 2
Over which of the following cases does…
Over which of the following cases does…
What term does Hamilton use to describ…
Which of the following officials are d…
c. all of the above; cases arising under federal law, cases a…
b. cases affecting ambassadors
b. Judicial review
e. none of the above
Over which of the following cases does…
c. all of the above; cases arising under federal law, cases a…
Over which of the following cases does…
b. cases affecting ambassadors
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politics exam 2
democracies
liberal democracies
civil society
executive branch
refer to governments which are governed either directly or in…
or a political system that promotes the values of participati…
or organizations outside of state control and which help peop…
is responsible for carrying out the policies and laws created…
democracies
refer to governments which are governed either directly or in…
liberal democracies
or a political system that promotes the values of participati…
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Comparative Politics Exam 2-France
Head of State
Head of Government
legislative-executive system
Legislative Body of France
Francois Hollande
Manuel Valls
semi-presidential
Parlement
Head of State
Francois Hollande
Head of Government
Manuel Valls
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Politics Exam2
Political culture
Political efficacy
Internal
External
A person's attitudes, beliefs and values concerning politics…
Internal & External
EX: I will affect the system
EX: The system will effect me
Political culture
A person's attitudes, beliefs and values concerning politics…
Political efficacy
Internal & External
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Politics Exam 2
How many senate members?
How many house members?
How many supreme court justices?
House Leadership - Who are they?... Speak…
100
435
*9
Speaker- Paul Ryan... Majority Leader-Kevin McCarthy... Minority Le…
How many senate members?
100
How many house members?
435
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Government and Politics Exam 2
Unitary
Confederation
Federalism
Pro of Federalism
This type of government is strongly centralized. A top down g…
This type of government is a loose association of states, cou…
This type of government has layers of sovereignty. A strong f…
States came first and national government was created at the…
Unitary
This type of government is strongly centralized. A top down g…
Confederation
This type of government is a loose association of states, cou…
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Global Politics Exam 2
Asymmetrical power
Guantanamo Bay
USA Patriot Act
Nixon Doctrine
form of conflict in which weaker groups or forces can inflict…
Is a bay located in southeastern Cuba. The US assumed territo…
Controversial initiative paused by the Bush administration to…
approach announced by U.S. president Nixon in 1969 shifting m…
Asymmetrical power
form of conflict in which weaker groups or forces can inflict…
Guantanamo Bay
Is a bay located in southeastern Cuba. The US assumed territo…
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Mexican Politics Exam 2
Supreme Court
Article 94
Article 105
2008 Judicial Reform
- 11 Supreme Court Justices... - 15 year terms
The basic structure of the supreme court. The establishment o…
Talks about what the supreme court can do, revised to allow f…
- due process... - oral trials... - presumption of innocence
Supreme Court
- 11 Supreme Court Justices... - 15 year terms
Article 94
The basic structure of the supreme court. The establishment o…
Green Politics Exam 2
Key policy institutional actors (4)
Key policy non-institutional actors (4)
problems with environmental policy & law
Regime
1) states ... 2) TNC's: transnational corporations ... 3) IO's: int…
1) religious/cultural/ethnic groups ... 2) individuals... 3) policy…
At international level, there's no single authority. Problem…
an issue area around which various actors converge to form ag…
Key policy institutional actors (4)
1) states ... 2) TNC's: transnational corporations ... 3) IO's: int…
Key policy non-institutional actors (4)
1) religious/cultural/ethnic groups ... 2) individuals... 3) policy…
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Urban Politics Exam 2
Al Smith
Bonus Army
Civil Works Administration
Civilian Conservation Corps
Democrat nominee in 1928. Helped soften up cities to vote Dem…
In 1932...... The veterans of World War I... • promised a bonus t…
Work Relief Program, broad in scope, 1934... 4.1 Million worker…
2.5 million total; boys and young men; planted trees, nationa…
Al Smith
Democrat nominee in 1928. Helped soften up cities to vote Dem…
Bonus Army
In 1932...... The veterans of World War I... • promised a bonus t…
Comparative Politics Exam 2
Democracy
Elements of Democracy
Dahl's Polyarchy
Horizontal Accountability
Democracy is a system of governance in which parties lose ele…
-Accountability (responsibility) of rulers... -Indirect rule by…
1. Control over government decisions about policy is... constitu…
The ability of state institutions to hold one another account…
Democracy
Democracy is a system of governance in which parties lose ele…
Elements of Democracy
-Accountability (responsibility) of rulers... -Indirect rule by…
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American Politics exam 2
Equal protection clause
Establishment clause
Free exercise clause
Due process clause
Clause in the 14th amendment ensuring that white and blacks a…
Separation of church and state
Your right to practice any religion
The right of life, liberty, and property protections
Equal protection clause
Clause in the 14th amendment ensuring that white and blacks a…
Establishment clause
Separation of church and state
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Ethnic Politics Exam 2
Native American Population Changes
Indian Removal Act
Allotment Act
Indian Reorganization Act
Estimated 10 Million in 1500, About 600,000 in 1800, and less…
Authorizing the president to grant unsettled lands west of th…
Authorized the President of the United States to survey Ameri…
Tribes could adopt a written constitution and elect a tribal…
Native American Population Changes
Estimated 10 Million in 1500, About 600,000 in 1800, and less…
Indian Removal Act
Authorizing the president to grant unsettled lands west of th…
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American Politics exam 2
divided government vs unified government
descriptive vs substantive representat…
rules in house vs senate
how does a bill become a law
divided government is where the executive branch and legislat…
Descriptive: person looks like voter... substantive: person shar…
...
bill is drafted and sent to either house of congress. Committ…
divided government vs unified government
divided government is where the executive branch and legislat…
descriptive vs substantive representat…
Descriptive: person looks like voter... substantive: person shar…
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COMP POLITICS EXAM 2 IDENTITY POLITICS
Identity politics
Why is their beef between isrealis (je…
Diaspora
Palestine/ UK and those pesky jews
Ethnicity, religion, culture, national identity, and how they…
Well theyre fighting over land. "this is ours, no its ours."…
Scattering of people. GTFO.... ex: Jews went to Europe weren't w…
Jewish migration to Palestine increases after WWII. Arabs in…
Identity politics
Ethnicity, religion, culture, national identity, and how they…
Why is their beef between isrealis (je…
Well theyre fighting over land. "this is ours, no its ours."…
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Comparative Politics Exam 2
Authoritarianism definition
Authoritarian characteristics
Types of authoritarianism/authoritaria…
Totalitarianism characteristics
Those in which a political regime is controlled by a small gr…
Coercion, co-optation, personality cults in order for regimes…
Personal Monarchal... Military... One Party... Theocratic... Illiberal/Hy…
Violence and terror not only to destroy enemies but shatters…
Authoritarianism definition
Those in which a political regime is controlled by a small gr…
Authoritarian characteristics
Coercion, co-optation, personality cults in order for regimes…
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American politics exam 2
Interest groups
Elitism
Pluralism
Types of interest groups
An organized group with common objectives who actively attemp…
Politics is dictated by small, elite, groups of powerful inte…
Politics is dictated by a variety of groups battling for thei…
Economic, social groups, single-issue groups
Interest groups
An organized group with common objectives who actively attemp…
Elitism
Politics is dictated by small, elite, groups of powerful inte…
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Politics Exam 2
Democratic Government-Tyranny of the M…
Habeas Corpus Act
Federalist papers
Hudson's Model of Democracy
unlimited rule of the majority (mob rule)
first thing to limit government (gov. cannot arrest)
ratification of the constitution
Model which citizen participate ... protective... developmental... plu…
Democratic Government-Tyranny of the M…
unlimited rule of the majority (mob rule)
Habeas Corpus Act
first thing to limit government (gov. cannot arrest)
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international politics exam 2
private property
commodity fetishism
theory of state
social change
the American perspective says liberty is associated with the…
people identify with each other by what they have rather than…
in class societies, the state is not neutral but an instrumen…
Marx theorized that class struggle has historically been an i…
private property
the American perspective says liberty is associated with the…
commodity fetishism
people identify with each other by what they have rather than…
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Global politics Exam 2
UDHR
ICCPR
ICESCR
Human Rights
universal declaration of human rights- all humans are born fr…
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Right…
the political rights and civil liberties recognized by the in…
UDHR
universal declaration of human rights- all humans are born fr…
ICCPR
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
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Politics 120 Exam 2
US turnout vs. other nations
Voting-age vs. Voting-eligible populat…
Calculus of voting (equation in slides)
Hard costs vs. soft costs
o US and Switzerland at the bottom... o Republicans vote more th…
o Differences in calculating turnout... • True turnout rate: how…
o V=voter turnout, B=benefits, C=costs, p=probability vote wi…
• Hard: the time, energy, and opportunity costs of registerin…
US turnout vs. other nations
o US and Switzerland at the bottom... o Republicans vote more th…
Voting-age vs. Voting-eligible populat…
o Differences in calculating turnout... • True turnout rate: how…
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Urban Politics Exam 2
Power Elite
Problems with Power Elite
Rob Dahl
Problems with Pluralism
people with lots of resources and they control what gets done…
1. there is not some room where all decisions are made... 2. ove…
author of "Who Governs", says there is no elitist gov, assump…
1. people don't have interests... 2. assumes people know interes…
Power Elite
people with lots of resources and they control what gets done…
Problems with Power Elite
1. there is not some room where all decisions are made... 2. ove…
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american politics exam 2
civil rights
13th amendment
14th amendment
15th amendment
legal or moral claims that citizens are entitled to make on t…
prohibited slavery
guarantees citizens equal protection under law
right to vote for blacks
civil rights
legal or moral claims that citizens are entitled to make on t…
13th amendment
prohibited slavery
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American Politics Exam 2
Digital Citizen
Niche Journalism
Citizen Journalism
Agenda Setting
a daily Internet user ... with high-speed home Internet access…
news reporting devoted to a targeted portion (subset) of a jo…
News reported and distributed by citizens, rather than ... profe…
The power of the media to bring public attention to particula…
Digital Citizen
a daily Internet user ... with high-speed home Internet access…
Niche Journalism
news reporting devoted to a targeted portion (subset) of a jo…
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Gender & Politics Exam 2
Gender gap
War on Women
Changing demographics (citizenship, fo…
McGovern-Fraser Commission, and impact…
It is a term that refers to the regular pattern by which wome…
is an expression in United States politics used to describe c…
There is evidence of a Latino/a gender gap in certain states
A commission formed at the 1968 Democratic convention in resp…
Gender gap
It is a term that refers to the regular pattern by which wome…
War on Women
is an expression in United States politics used to describe c…
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International Politics Exam 2
Three Events in Russia and US Relation…
Catherine the Great and the American W…
Purchase of Alaska
Violent anti-Semitic Campaign in Russia
1. catherine the great and the american war of independence... 2…
she was rulling Russia when American revolution taking place…
1867, Russia sold this land for $7 million to America, legend…
Pogroms - for some US people this was bizarre. US journalist…
Three Events in Russia and US Relation…
1. catherine the great and the american war of independence... 2…
Catherine the Great and the American W…
she was rulling Russia when American revolution taking place…
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Texas Politics: Exam 2
Interest Group
political interest groups
political action committees (PAC)
527s
a number of people who are organized to defend an interest th…
a private organization that attempts to influence politicians…
a group formed by a corporation, trade association, labor uni…
an organization that collects money and uses it to try to inf…
Interest Group
a number of people who are organized to defend an interest th…
political interest groups
a private organization that attempts to influence politicians…
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American Politics Exam 2
Budget and Impoundment Act of 1974
Cloture
Discharge Petition
Filibuster
modified the role of Congress in the federal budgetary proces…
Senate can vote to place a time limit on consideration of a b…
means of bringing a bill out of committee and to the floor fo…
informal term for any attempt to block or delay Senate action…
Budget and Impoundment Act of 1974
modified the role of Congress in the federal budgetary proces…
Cloture
Senate can vote to place a time limit on consideration of a b…
Global Politics Exam 2
NGOs
IGOs
International Norms
UN Security Council
private organizations not a part of gov't
organizations whose members are national gov't
basic rules state adhere to
maintains/restores international peace/security; 15 members (…
NGOs
private organizations not a part of gov't
IGOs
organizations whose members are national gov't
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