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Polysci ch 4 Civil Liberties
Bill of Rights:
Civil Liberties:
Civil rights:
Article 1, Section 9 Habeas Corpus:
- 1st 10 amendments to the constitution
- individual rights and personal freedoms in which government…
- protections of citizens equality provided by the government
- court order demanding that an individual in custody be brou…
Bill of Rights:
- 1st 10 amendments to the constitution
Civil Liberties:
- individual rights and personal freedoms in which government…
polysci ch 4 Civil Rights
Civil Rights:
Inherent Characteristics:
Courts 3 test:
Strict Scrutiny Test:
- rights and privileges guaranteed by the government to all c…
-individual characteristics that are part of a persons nature…
1. strict scrutiny ... 2. Heighteed Scrutiny ... 3. Ordinary Scrutiny
-to hear a challenge to laws with suspect classifications
Civil Rights:
- rights and privileges guaranteed by the government to all c…
Inherent Characteristics:
-individual characteristics that are part of a persons nature…
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Polysci Exam 2- civil liberties
what are civil liberties?
civil liberties are rights which allow…
civil rights also function under the n…
what are civil rights?
freedoms/rights protected by the constitution
free from government interference
Bill of Rights
equal treatment under the law
what are civil liberties?
freedoms/rights protected by the constitution
civil liberties are rights which allow…
free from government interference
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Polysci Exam 2- civil rights
what are civil rights?
civil rights are concerned with the eq…
13th amendment
14th amendment
equality in law and society
political, social, economiv
ended slavery
equal protection clause
what are civil rights?
equality in law and society
civil rights are concerned with the eq…
political, social, economiv
Polysci
Treaty of Versailles
Election of 1912
Joseph Wilson
Horney's "Neurotic Personality"
ended WW1 - Redefined German Borders and Reperation Payments…
fought between W.W.(D)Roosevelt(P) and Taft(R) - Wilson won -…
W.W.'s Father - Presbyterian Theologian - Served as minister…
Book focused on idea of neuroses brought about by cultural fa…
Treaty of Versailles
ended WW1 - Redefined German Borders and Reperation Payments…
Election of 1912
fought between W.W.(D)Roosevelt(P) and Taft(R) - Wilson won -…
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Polysci chapter 5
Equality
Slavery
Jim crow laws
Plessy vs ferguson
14 amendment (equal protection of the laws)
250 years of slavery... 13th amendment ended
Segregatin
Separate okay as long as equal
Equality
14 amendment (equal protection of the laws)
Slavery
250 years of slavery... 13th amendment ended
Polysci
Articles of Confederation
Problems associated with Articles of C…
Shay's Rebellion
Great Compromise
-Articles of Confederation set up a "government"... One-house (u…
-9 out of 13 states necessary to pass laws (difficult to do)…
Series of protests by farmers in 1786 and 1787... Rebellion most…
Taking ideas from both the Virginia and New Jersey Plans... Grea…
Articles of Confederation
-Articles of Confederation set up a "government"... One-house (u…
Problems associated with Articles of C…
-9 out of 13 states necessary to pass laws (difficult to do)…
polysci chapter 5
Civil Rights
Separate-but-Equal Doctrine
White Primary
Grandfather Clause
Generally, all rights rooted in the Fourteenth Amendment's gu…
The doctrine holding that separate-but-equal facilities do no…
A state primary election that restricted voting to whites onl…
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 Doctrine
The doctrine holding that separate-but-equal facilities do no…
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Chapter 5 Polysci
civil rights
13th amendment
14th amendment
equal protection clause
what gov. does to ensure equal protection and freedom from di…
abolished slavery
granted citizenship to freed slaves, guaranteed equality unde…
equal protection of the laws
civil rights
what gov. does to ensure equal protection and freedom from di…
13th amendment
abolished slavery
Polysci chapter 13
Bureaucracy
Weberian Model
Acquisitive Model
Monopolistic Model
An organization that is structured hierarchically to carry ou…
A model of bureaucracy developed by the German sociologist Ma…
A model of bureaucracy that views top-level bureaucrats as se…
A model of bureaucracy that compares bureaucracies to monopol…
Bureaucracy
An organization that is structured hierarchically to carry ou…
Weberian Model
A model of bureaucracy developed by the German sociologist Ma…
polysci chapter 12
Twelfth Amendment
Head of State
Chief Executive
Civil Service
An amendment to the Constitution, adopted in 1804, that requi…
The role of the president as ceremonial head of the government
The role of the president as head of the executive branch of…
A collective term for the body of employees working for the g…
Twelfth Amendment
An amendment to the Constitution, adopted in 1804, that requi…
Head of State
The role of the president as ceremonial head of the government
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POLYSCI
Federalism
Horizontal Federalism
New Deal
Heart of Atlanta Motel Case ruling:
The method of organizing government in which a constitution d…
The relationships among state governments themselves. Article…
-FDR began the ____________ administration after the crisis o…
-Refused to rent rooms to blacks... -Justice Tom Clark upheld th…
Federalism
The method of organizing government in which a constitution d…
Horizontal Federalism
The relationships among state governments themselves. Article…
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final polysci
accommodationists
bad tendency test
bills of attainder
civil liberties
supporters of government nonpreferential accommodation of rel…
rule used by the courts that allows speech to be punished if…
laws under which specific persons or groups are detained and…
individual freedoms guaranteed to the people primarily by the…
accommodationists
supporters of government nonpreferential accommodation of rel…
bad tendency test
rule used by the courts that allows speech to be punished if…
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polysci
what is politics?
what role does government play in life?
ideology
legitamacy
who gets what, when and how
helps maintain order, prevents chaos, plays big role in life
comprehensive state of beliefs of the role of government
popular acceptance of the right of government to exercise aut…
what is politics?
who gets what, when and how
what role does government play in life?
helps maintain order, prevents chaos, plays big role in life
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Polysci
1
2
3
4
slander, libel, censorship, symbolic speech, prior restraint
militia
quartering
probable cause, warrant, reasonable suspicion, search and sei…
1
slander, libel, censorship, symbolic speech, prior restraint
2
militia
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POLYSCI 139 FINAL
Capitulations
Tanzimat
Contradictory Promises (Wartime plans…
Sovereignty
Definition: Contracts between the Ottoman Empire and European…
Definition: Ottoman Empire reforms in the 1800s that attempte…
Definition: Series of schemes made by the British and French…
Definition: A state's absolute jurisdiction over its territor…
Capitulations
Definition: Contracts between the Ottoman Empire and European…
Tanzimat
Definition: Ottoman Empire reforms in the 1800s that attempte…
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polysci
republic
dictatorship
Democracy
Hobbes state of nature
people passing law have consent of governed. is a representat…
not restricted to constitutions or parliaments ... main individu…
People choose their own government and voice of majority rule…
He rejects that man has an innate and inviolable moral compas…
republic
people passing law have consent of governed. is a representat…
dictatorship
not restricted to constitutions or parliaments ... main individu…
POLYSCI
Amendment I
Amendment II
Amendment III
Amendment IV
Freedom of religion, speech, press, and assembly
The right to bear arms
Prohibition against quartering of troops in private homes
Prohibition against unreasonable searches and seizures
Amendment I
Freedom of religion, speech, press, and assembly
Amendment II
The right to bear arms
chapter 6 polysci
Civil rights
Dread Scott vs. Sandford
equal protection clause
State action
guarantees of equal opportunities, privileges, and treatment…
supreme court decision in 1857 declaring that neither slaves…
clause in the 14th amendment stating that states are not to d…
supreme court interpretation of the equal protection clause h…
Civil rights
guarantees of equal opportunities, privileges, and treatment…
Dread Scott vs. Sandford
supreme court decision in 1857 declaring that neither slaves…
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Polysci
Functionalism
Neo-functionalism
League of nations
United nations
The theory that all aspects of a society serve a function and…
When states enter an agreement to cooperate through common in…
The international organization established after ww1.
The international organization established after ww2.
Functionalism
The theory that all aspects of a society serve a function and…
Neo-functionalism
When states enter an agreement to cooperate through common in…
polysci
Political party
Civil Society
Primary Elections
One-party system
an organization of people which seeks to achieve goals common…
society considered as a community of citizens linked by commo…
a preliminary election to appoint delegates to a party confer…
a political system in which only one party is allowed.
Political party
an organization of people which seeks to achieve goals common…
Civil Society
society considered as a community of citizens linked by commo…
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Polysci
legislature
legal positivism
secularism
rule of law
branch of government having power to make laws
a form of legal theory that asserts that law is simply what t…
the removal of religion from a privileged position in the state
the principle that everyone in a state i subject to the same…
legislature
branch of government having power to make laws
legal positivism
a form of legal theory that asserts that law is simply what t…
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polysci
budget deficits
incumbant advantage
pay in pay out
income security programs
when expenditures exceed revanues
senators serve a much larger constituency than members of the…
social security runs on this, working (young), pay the non-wo…
biggest expenditure in federal budget
budget deficits
when expenditures exceed revanues
incumbant advantage
senators serve a much larger constituency than members of the…
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Polysci2 test 4
527 groups:
astroturf lobbying:
collective good:
direct lobbying:
groups that mobilize voters with issue advocacy advertisement…
indirect lobbying efforts that manipulate or create public se…
a good or service that, by its very nature, cannot be denied…
direct interaction with public officials for the purpose of i…
527 groups:
groups that mobilize voters with issue advocacy advertisement…
astroturf lobbying:
indirect lobbying efforts that manipulate or create public se…
Polysci
habeas corpus
civil liberties
due process of law
14th amendment
A constitutional protection against unlawful imprisonment
Constitutional freedoms guaranteed to all citizens
the right of every citizen against arbitrary action by nation…
Equal protection under the law
habeas corpus
A constitutional protection against unlawful imprisonment
civil liberties
Constitutional freedoms guaranteed to all citizens
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Polysci Flashcards
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Original Jurisdiction
Appellate Jurisdiction
Litigant
Concurrent jurisdiction exists where two or more courts from…
The original jurisdiction of a court is the power to hear a c…
Appellate jurisdiction is the power of a higher court to revi…
The plaintiffs and defendants are called litigants and the at…
Concurrent Jurisdiction
Concurrent jurisdiction exists where two or more courts from…
Original Jurisdiction
The original jurisdiction of a court is the power to hear a c…
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UNIT 5 Polysci
Marbury V. Madison
Engle V. Vitale
Abington V. Schempp
Santa Fe V. Doe
Court case responsible for using judicial review
Court case involving school prayer
Court case involving prayer and bible
Court case involving student led prayer
Marbury V. Madison
Court case responsible for using judicial review
Engle V. Vitale
Court case involving school prayer
Polysci Terms
Federalism
Lobbying
National Security Council
The Great Society
division of power between national and state gov
seek to influence a politician on an issue
forum used by president for peaceful consideration of nationa…
domestic programs (with goal of elimination poverty and racia…
Federalism
division of power between national and state gov
Lobbying
seek to influence a politician on an issue
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Polysci terms
Lewis 2002
Haklai 2000
Gause 2013
Berman 2003
Islam inherently undemoratic... Manichaeism... People of the book... I…
Minority rule over hostile majority in Syria... Alawi minority r…
Not oil, but oil wealth... Source of instability
Islamist goal of forming an Islamic State
Lewis 2002
Islam inherently undemoratic... Manichaeism... People of the book... I…
Haklai 2000
Minority rule over hostile majority in Syria... Alawi minority r…
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Polysci Ch 4 Terms
Brown v. Board of Education (1954)
Civil Rights Act of 1964
Civil Rights Cases
Equal Pay Act (1963)
Supreme Court decision that overturned the "separate but equa…
the most sweeping civil rights legislation since the 1870s, w…
Cases wherein the Supreme Court ruled that Congress did not h…
Legislation that prohibits wage discrimination based on sex.
Brown v. Board of Education (1954)
Supreme Court decision that overturned the "separate but equa…
Civil Rights Act of 1964
the most sweeping civil rights legislation since the 1870s, w…
polysci
How many members are there in the Elec…
What occurs if no candidate for Presid…
How long are the terms of office for U…
What percentage of house members are r…
How many votes does it take to win the election? There are cu…
The 12th Amendment to the Constitution provides for the presi…
A Senator's term of office is six years and approximately one…
89 percent of House members and 92 percent of senators and it…
How many members are there in the Elec…
How many votes does it take to win the election? There are cu…
What occurs if no candidate for Presid…
The 12th Amendment to the Constitution provides for the presi…
polysci102 vocab ch14
Administrative adjudication, 443
Administrative discretion, 443
administrative rule making, 443
appropriation law, 443
the process by which agencies resolve disputes over the imple…
the authority delegated to bureaucrats to use their expertise…
the process by which an independent comission or agnecy fills…
a law that provides the plan of action to address a given soc…
Administrative adjudication, 443
the process by which agencies resolve disputes over the imple…
Administrative discretion, 443
the authority delegated to bureaucrats to use their expertise…
POLYSCI MODULE 6
citizenship
classical view
Selective Service System
Aristotle
informed and active membership in a political community
categories have necessary and sufficient conditions that have…
The system used in the United States to draft young people in…
A Greek Philosopher, taught Alexander the Great, started a fa…
citizenship
informed and active membership in a political community
classical view
categories have necessary and sufficient conditions that have…
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UNIT 2 POLYSCI
Major functions of political parties
Factors affecting bias
Democrats
Republicans
Act as a watchdog (observe and criticize), perform functions…
Age, gender, ethnicity, religion, economics, personal experie…
In favor of big govt, civil rights, women rights, increasing…
In favor of smaller govt, cutting taxes, pro life, believe in…
Major functions of political parties
Act as a watchdog (observe and criticize), perform functions…
Factors affecting bias
Age, gender, ethnicity, religion, economics, personal experie…
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ch 10 polysci
substantive laws
procedural laws
procedural due process
criminal laws
laws who's content, or substance, defines what we can or cann…
laws that establish how laws are applied and enforced- how le…
procedural laws that protect the rights of individuals who mu…
laws prohibiting behavior the government has determined to be…
substantive laws
laws who's content, or substance, defines what we can or cann…
procedural laws
laws that establish how laws are applied and enforced- how le…
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ch 13 polysci
faction
interest group
political action committee (PAC)
lobbying
a group of citizens united by some common passion or interest…
an organization of individuals who share a common political g…
the fundraising arms of interest groups
interest group activities aimed at persuading policymakers to…
faction
a group of citizens united by some common passion or interest…
interest group
an organization of individuals who share a common political g…
polysci unit 2 chapter 9
rule of law
most distinctive feature of federal ju…
three categories of cases
criminal law
legal principle whereby governmental decisions are made by ap…
it's independence
-criminal law... -civil law... -public law
disputes or actions involving criminal penalties
rule of law
legal principle whereby governmental decisions are made by ap…
most distinctive feature of federal ju…
it's independence
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test questions polysci 2
70. Affirmative action program
51. Jim Crow laws
100. which congressional act has led m…
48. Which weak constructional amendmen…
D. all of the listed responses are correct
C. requires segregation of races
B. Privacy Protection Act
B. 13th amendment
70. Affirmative action program
D. all of the listed responses are correct
51. Jim Crow laws
C. requires segregation of races
POLYSCI ... 2
3 ways to become a citizen are
jus soli is the
Jus sanquinis is the
naturalization is the
jus soli... jus sanquinis... naturalization
right of soil, anyone that is born within that territory is a…
right of blood, anyone that is born to a citizen of a state c…
process by which an immigrant is granted citizenship, he proc…
3 ways to become a citizen are
jus soli... jus sanquinis... naturalization
jus soli is the
right of soil, anyone that is born within that territory is a…
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polysci final
Duverger's Law
The level of legitimacy in the British…
The socialist policies of François Mit…
The executive in Germany
Law of politics, formalized by Maurice Duverger, stating that…
UK government is legitimate because it is elected with a clea…
nationalizing financial institutions and key industrial enter…
Whereas the president holds mostly ceremonial powers, the cha…
Duverger's Law
Law of politics, formalized by Maurice Duverger, stating that…
The level of legitimacy in the British…
UK government is legitimate because it is elected with a clea…
Polysci Exam 2 Review
false
false
false
de facto
The president has the power to remove from office anyone he/s…
according to the stewardship theory of presidential power, th…
in presidential elections, all states award their full allotm…
___ segregation refers to segregation caused by circumstance/…
false
The president has the power to remove from office anyone he/s…
false
according to the stewardship theory of presidential power, th…
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Polysci Exam 1
Article 1, section 1
Article 1, section 2
Article 1, section 3
Article 1, section 4
-Grants congress all legislative powers... -Divides congress int…
-Must be 25 years old to be a representative. Chosen every 2…
2 senators per state. 30 years old min. Live in the state of…
Grants states right to hold elections... Mandates that congress…
Article 1, section 1
-Grants congress all legislative powers... -Divides congress int…
Article 1, section 2
-Must be 25 years old to be a representative. Chosen every 2…
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Polysci Exam 1
original jurisdiction
Eakin v Raub
Boerne v Flores
Executive privledge
where a case goes first to be heard
not courts roll to validate laws, Gibson argues that judicial…
court holds that congress exceeded its authority when it pass…
privilege claimed by the president when it comes to withholdi…
original jurisdiction
where a case goes first to be heard
Eakin v Raub
not courts roll to validate laws, Gibson argues that judicial…
Polysci Test 1
Commerce clause
Who wrote the federalist papers
Enumerated powers
Concurrent powers
Enumerated power granted to congress that states they can reg…
John Madison, Alexander hamilton, John Jay
Powers that congress has
Shared both by the state and federal government
Commerce clause
Enumerated power granted to congress that states they can reg…
Who wrote the federalist papers
John Madison, Alexander hamilton, John Jay
POLYSCI International Politics and International Organizations
international politics
realism
idealism
neo-realism
political relationships between states and/or individuals fro…
use of power to promote national self-interest, morality is n…
believe that international politics should not only focus on…
belief in the use of power and promotion of national interest…
international politics
political relationships between states and/or individuals fro…
realism
use of power to promote national self-interest, morality is n…
POLYSCI FINAL 5
party id
strong party id
weak party id
social class
an attachment man feel toward one party for a long time
habitually vote for their party
can be swayed to vote for another party; swingers
one determinant of party is and voting behavior
party id
an attachment man feel toward one party for a long time
strong party id
habitually vote for their party
polysci ch 2
1. In the Introduction of Chapter 1, t…
2. In the Texas Geography section of C…
3. Which of the following are noted by…
4. In the Mexican Independence section…
d. the growth of theme parks in early Texas versus the growth…
b. the sense that Texas is a place of limitless potential
c. both the Spanish and the French
c. the demand that those born in the New World be endowed wit…
1. In the Introduction of Chapter 1, t…
d. the growth of theme parks in early Texas versus the growth…
2. In the Texas Geography section of C…
b. the sense that Texas is a place of limitless potential
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polysci final
civil liberties
civil rights
bill of rights
14th amendment
personal freedoms in the first amendment and also listed in t…
laws, procedures officer and others must follow . the governm…
restricts federal power
limits the states power and created the equal protection clau…
civil liberties
personal freedoms in the first amendment and also listed in t…
civil rights
laws, procedures officer and others must follow . the governm…
polysci final
selective incorporation
selective incorporation on individual…
civil liberties
civil rights
the process by which the supreme court applies portions of th…
gives more expansive protection on individual rights
freedom of speech/press/assembly; freedom of religion, right…
protections guaranteeing equal rights to vote, treatment unde…
selective incorporation
the process by which the supreme court applies portions of th…
selective incorporation on individual…
gives more expansive protection on individual rights
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Polysci midterm
War
Interstate war
Civil war
Security dilemma
Event involving the organized use of military force by at lea…
War where the participants are different states
War where the participants are in the same state
A dilemma that arises when efforts that states make to defend…
War
Event involving the organized use of military force by at lea…
Interstate war
War where the participants are different states
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