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Chapter 1: People and Government
state
nation
nation-state
consensus
political community in a specific place that has an organized…
group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom, tr…
a country in which the territory of both the nation and the s…
an agreement about basic beliefs
state
political community in a specific place that has an organized…
nation
group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom, tr…
government Koehler
government
state of nature
autocracy
oligarchy
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
imagine the world before the culture even existed
ruled by one ruler
ruled by small group of rich people
government
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
state of nature
imagine the world before the culture even existed
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We the People
government
politics
political efficacy
citizenship
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
the ability to influence government and politics
informed and active membership in a political community
government
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
politics
conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
36 terms
civics
pursuit of happiness
consent of the governed
order and security
legitamacy
It is the right of Americans to pursue personal fulfillment i…
The people are the source of any and all governmental power.
Citizens feel safe during daily activities, police have proce…
the popular acceptance of an authority, usually a governing l…
pursuit of happiness
It is the right of Americans to pursue personal fulfillment i…
consent of the governed
The people are the source of any and all governmental power.
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Foundations of Government
government
nation
state
soverignty
an institution through which leaders exercise power to make a…
a group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom,…
a political community that occupies a definite territory and…
the supreme and absolute authority within territorial boundar…
government
an institution through which leaders exercise power to make a…
nation
a group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom,…
9 terms
Social Studies Civics/Government
community
constitution
culture
democracy
any group living in the same area or having interests, or wor…
a document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
learned behavior of people, which includes belief systems, la…
a government run by the people, in which the citizens make th…
community
any group living in the same area or having interests, or wor…
constitution
a document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
29 terms
Chapter 1: People and Government
State
Nation
Nation-state
Consensus
A political community that occupies a definite territory and…
Any sizable group of people who are united by common bonds of…
The territories where both the nation and state coincide
Agreement about basic beliefs
State
A political community that occupies a definite territory and…
Nation
Any sizable group of people who are united by common bonds of…
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AMERICAN GOVERNMENT CH 1 VOCAB FOUNDATONS OF GOVERNMENT
THEORY
PHILOSOPHER
ASSEMBLY
INSTITUTION
SPECULATION BASED ON STUDY
ONE WHO ENGAGES IN THE PURSUIT OF WISDOM
A GATHERING
ESTABLISHMENT, PRACTICE, OR SOCIAL ORGANIZATION
THEORY
SPECULATION BASED ON STUDY
PHILOSOPHER
ONE WHO ENGAGES IN THE PURSUIT OF WISDOM
20 terms
We The People Chapter 1
Political Efficacy
Government
Autocracy
oligarchy
The belief that citizens have the ability to affect governmen…
The formal institutions and procedures through which a territ…
A form of government in which a single individual-a king, que…
A form of government in which a small group-landowners, milit…
Political Efficacy
The belief that citizens have the ability to affect governmen…
Government
The formal institutions and procedures through which a territ…
11 terms
Politics 1
Government
Politics
Political Efficacy
Citizenship
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
The ability of an individual to influence government
Informed and active membership in a political community
Government
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Politics
Conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
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Foundations of Government and Citizenship-Topic 1
Government
public policy
legislative power
executive power
institution through which society makes and enforces public p…
all the things a government decides to do
power to make laws and frame public policy
power to execute, enforce, and administer laws
Government
institution through which society makes and enforces public p…
public policy
all the things a government decides to do
8 terms
Social Studies Civics/Government
Community
Constitution
Culture
Democracy
Any group living in the same area or having interests, work,…
A document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
Learned behavior of people, which includes belief systems, la…
A government run by the people, in which the citizens make th…
Community
Any group living in the same area or having interests, work,…
Constitution
A document containing the system of fundamental laws of a nat…
25 terms
Chapter 1: American Political Culture
Government
Politics
Political Efficacy
Citizenship
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
The ability to influence government and politics.
Informed and active membership in a political community.
Government
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Politics
Conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
33 terms
Chapter 1: People and Government
state
sovereignty
nation
nation-state
a political community that occupies a definite territory and…
the supreme and absolute authority within territorial boundar…
group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom, tr…
a country in which the territory of both the nation and the s…
state
a political community that occupies a definite territory and…
sovereignty
the supreme and absolute authority within territorial boundar…
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PHCPrep AP US Government and Politics Vocabulary
government
autocracy
oligarchy
democracy
the institutions and procedures through which a land and its…
a form of government in which a single individual rules
a form of government in which a small group of landowners, mi…
a system of rule that permits citizens to play a significant…
government
the institutions and procedures through which a land and its…
autocracy
a form of government in which a single individual rules
18 terms
6th Grade Civics Foundations of Government
government
nation
state
soverignty
an institution through which leaders exercise power to make a…
a group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom,…
a political community that occupies a definite territory and…
the supreme and absolute authority within territorial boundar…
government
an institution through which leaders exercise power to make a…
nation
a group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom,…
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Chapter 1 Section 1 and 2 - Principles of Government Vocab
confederacy
constitution
developing nation
divine right
a loose union of independent states
a plan that provides the rules for government
a nation only beginning to develop industrially
the notion that the gods have chosen people to rule
confederacy
a loose union of independent states
constitution
a plan that provides the rules for government
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American Government and Politics Today Chapter 1
politics
institution
government
order
The struggle over power or influence within organizations or…
an ongoing organization that performs certain functions for s…
the preeminent institution in which decisions are made that r…
a state of peace and security. Maintaining order by protectin…
politics
The struggle over power or influence within organizations or…
institution
an ongoing organization that performs certain functions for s…
33 terms
Chapter 1 - People and Government
state
nation
nation-state
consensus
A political community that occupies a definite territory and…
A group of people who share the same race, language, customs,…
A country in which the territory of both the nation and the s…
An agreement about basic beliefs
state
A political community that occupies a definite territory and…
nation
A group of people who share the same race, language, customs,…
Foundations of Government
power
policy
state
sovereignty
influence over others
any decision made by government in pursuit of a particular goal
a political unit made up by a group of people that lives with…
the ultimate, supreme power rest within a state
power
influence over others
policy
any decision made by government in pursuit of a particular goal
16 terms
Chp. 1.1 & 1.2 terms
government
public policies
legislative power
executive power
the institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
all of the things a government decides to do
the power to make laws and to frame public policies
executive power
government
the institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
public policies
all of the things a government decides to do
8 terms
AP US Gov
state
government
politics
power
a nation or territory considered as an organized political co…
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
influence over a government's leadership, organization, or po…
state
a nation or territory considered as an organized political co…
government
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
10 terms
Government terms 1
Government
Politics
Political efficacy
Citizenship
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
The ability to influence government and politics
Informed and active membership in a political community
Government
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Politics
Conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
37 terms
Ch 1- Foundations of Govern vocab
Anarchy
Government
Nation
State
a state without government and laws
an institution through which leaders exercise power to make a…
a group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom,…
a political community that occupies a definite territory and…
Anarchy
a state without government and laws
Government
an institution through which leaders exercise power to make a…
12 terms
American Federal Government Chapter 1
Political Efficacy
Citizenship
Government
Autocracy
the ability to influence government and politics
informed and active membership in a political community
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
a form of government in which a single individual-a king,quee…
Political Efficacy
the ability to influence government and politics
Citizenship
informed and active membership in a political community
11 terms
0-11
Federalism
Republicanism
socialism
confederalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
The key point is that the people hold popular sovereignty, ra…
ephazises social ownwership and strong goverment
A sistem goverment in which states retain sovereign except fo…
Federalism
A way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of go…
Republicanism
The key point is that the people hold popular sovereignty, ra…
13 terms
Chapter 1 government slagle
Government
Citizenship
Democracy
Totalitarian Government
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Informed and active membership in a political community
A system of rule that permits citizens to play a significant…
A system of the rule in which the government recognizes no fo…
Government
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Citizenship
Informed and active membership in a political community
10 terms
Government Unit 1 Vocabulary
Political efficacy
Citizenship
Government
Autocracy
The ability to influence government and politics
Informed and active membership in a political community
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
A form of government in which a single individual - a king, q…
Political efficacy
The ability to influence government and politics
Citizenship
Informed and active membership in a political community
21 terms
Government Vocab Chapter 1
Government
Limited Government
Pluralism
Constitutional Government
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
A principle of Constitutional Government; a government whose…
The theory that all interests are and should be free to compe…
A system of rule in which formal and effective limits are pla…
Government
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Limited Government
A principle of Constitutional Government; a government whose…
8 terms
Ap gov
Politics
Political efficacy
Citizenship.
Power-
conflict over the leadership structure and policies of govern…
The ability to influence government and politics
informed and active membership in apolitical community
Influence over a government's leadership, organization, or po…
Politics
conflict over the leadership structure and policies of govern…
Political efficacy
The ability to influence government and politics
12 terms
We the people terms chapter 1
government
politics
political efficacy
citizenship
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
the ability to influence government and politics
informed and active membership in a political community
government
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
politics
conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
9 terms
Government Ch. 1 Section 1
government
Power
policy
state
the formal structures... and institutions through... which a territ…
a government's... authority to make and... enforce policies and... laws
any decision made by a... government in pursuit... of a particular…
a political unit made up... by a group of people... that lives with…
government
the formal structures... and institutions through... which a territ…
Power
a government's... authority to make and... enforce policies and... laws
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We the People Chapters 1, 2, and 3
political efficacy
citizenship
government
autocracy
The ability to influence government and politics
informed and active membership in a political community
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
a form of government in which a single individual- a king, qu…
political efficacy
The ability to influence government and politics
citizenship
informed and active membership in a political community
25 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 1 Definitions
Government
Legislative Power
Executive Power
Judicial Power
the institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
the power to make law and to frame public policies
the power to execute, enforce, and administer law
the power to interpret laws, determine their meaning and to s…
Government
the institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
Legislative Power
the power to make law and to frame public policies
18 terms
1- The Citizen and Government Vocab
authoritarian government
citizenship
constitutional government
democracy
a system of rule in which the government recognizes no formal…
informed and active membership in a political community
a system of rule in which formal and effective limits are pla…
a system of rule that permits citizens to play a significant…
authoritarian government
a system of rule in which the government recognizes no formal…
citizenship
informed and active membership in a political community
11 terms
POLS 1101 - American Government UGA Bakker - Chapter 1
Government
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
The institutions and procedures through which a land and its…
A single individual rules
A small group of landowners, military officers, or wealthy me…
A system of rule that permits citizens to play a significant…
Government
The institutions and procedures through which a land and its…
Autocracy
A single individual rules
25 terms
Magruder's American Government Chapter 1 Definitions
Government
Legislative Power
Executive Power
Judicial Power
the institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
the power to make law and to frame public policies
the power to execute, enforce, and administer law
the power to interpret laws, determine their meaning and to s…
Government
the institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
Legislative Power
the power to make law and to frame public policies
11 terms
Gov Ch. 1
authoritarian government
citizenship
constitutional government
democracy
a system of rule in which the government recognizes no formal…
informed and active membership in a political community
a system of rule in which formal and effective limits are pla…
a system of rule that permits citizens to play a significant…
authoritarian government
a system of rule in which the government recognizes no formal…
citizenship
informed and active membership in a political community
20 terms
We The People Chapter 1
Political Efficacy
Government
Autocracy
oligarchy
The belief that citizens have the ability to affect governmen…
The formal institutions and procedures through which a territ…
A form of government in which a single individual-a king, que…
A form of government in which a small group-landowners, milit…
Political Efficacy
The belief that citizens have the ability to affect governmen…
Government
The formal institutions and procedures through which a territ…
40 terms
Government Vocabulary
Government
Sovereignty
Divine right
Autocracy
The institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
The ability of a country to govern its territory or control i…
belief that a ruler's authority comes directly from God
a system of government by one person with absolute power
Government
The institution through which a society makes and enforces it…
Sovereignty
The ability of a country to govern its territory or control i…
American Government Chapters 1-8
Government
Politics
Political efficacy
Citizenship
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
The ability to influence government and politics
Informed and active membership in a political community
Government
Institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
Politics
Conflict over the leadership, structure, and policies of gove…
18 terms
American Political Culture-Chapter 1
government
politics
political efficacy
citizenship
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
the conflict over power/control in all relationships
the ability to influence government and politics
informed and active membership in a political community
government
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
politics
the conflict over power/control in all relationships
34 terms
Chp 1. United States Our Government Our Democracy Mc Graw Hill
Anarchy
Government
Nation
State/Country
A state without government and laws
An institution through which leaders exercise power to make a…
A group of people united by bonds of race, language, custom,…
A political community that occupies a definite territory and…
Anarchy
A state without government and laws
Government
An institution through which leaders exercise power to make a…
12 terms
American Government
Authoritarian government
Citizenship
Constitutional government
Democracy
(P.11) a system of rule in which the government recognizes no…
(P.8) informed and active membership in a political community.
(P.11) a system of rule in which formal and effective limits…
(P.11) a system of rule that permits citizens to play a signi…
Authoritarian government
(P.11) a system of rule in which the government recognizes no…
Citizenship
(P.8) informed and active membership in a political community.
38 terms
Unit 1: Foundations of Government
Government
Thomas Hobbes
Social Contract
Sovereign
made up of the formal institutions and processes through whic…
English scholar and philosopher; wrote about many topics incl…
People agree to give up some rights and power in exchange for…
A term of multiple meanings, of which one usage is synonymous…
Government
made up of the formal institutions and processes through whic…
Thomas Hobbes
English scholar and philosopher; wrote about many topics incl…
27 terms
The Purpose of Government
Government
Power
Policy
State
Formal Institutions and processes through which decisions are…
Governments authority and ability to get things done
Any decision made by Government in pursuit of a particular goal
A political community that occupies a definite territory and…
Government
Formal Institutions and processes through which decisions are…
Power
Governments authority and ability to get things done
42 terms
American Government and Politics Today Chapter 1 - One Republic-Two Americas?
politics
institution
government
order
The struggle over power or influence within organizations or…
an ongoing organization that performs certain functions for s…
the institution in which decisions are made that resolve conf…
a state of peace and security. Maintaining order by protectin…
politics
The struggle over power or influence within organizations or…
institution
an ongoing organization that performs certain functions for s…
9 terms
American Government- POL111
5 principles of politics
rational policy
institution principle
collective action principle
rational, institution, collective, policy, history
principle that says that all political behavior has a purpose…
recognizes that political institutions provide incentives for…
refers to the idea that, although all politics is collective…
5 principles of politics
rational, institution, collective, policy, history
rational policy
principle that says that all political behavior has a purpose…
54 terms
Unit 1: Foundations of Government and Types of Government
Government
Preamble
Democracy
Direct Democracy
The formal structures and institutions through which a territ…
An introductory statement. In terms of the Constitution, it e…
"rule by the people" via majority rule (pg. 15-17)
Form of govt in which citizens met regularly in popular assem…
Government
The formal structures and institutions through which a territ…
Preamble
An introductory statement. In terms of the Constitution, it e…
15 terms
Ch. 1: Making Sense of Gvmt and Politics
government
oligarchy
democracy
constitutional government
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
a form of government in which a small group--landowners, mili…
a system of rule that permits citizens to play a significant…
a syystem of rule in which formal and effective limits are pl…
government
institutions and procedures through which a territory and its…
oligarchy
a form of government in which a small group--landowners, mili…
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