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a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production andditribution of capital, land, in the community as a
economic system in which all wealth and property are owned by the state
a person or thing that represents another or others
people, processes, and institutions by which a nation-state or political unit is ruled and its public policy created and administered
government in which one person or a small group holds complete authority
lack of government
system of government in which citizens choose representatives to govern them
a commonwealth or state under such a form or system of government
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or cor
a form of goverment in which all power is vested in a few persons or in a domiant class or clique
an officer appointed or elected to preside over an organization body of persons
group of people who have the power to make laws
the principal minister and head of government in parliamentary systems
a person or group of persons having administrative or supervising authority in an organization
a state or nation in which the supreme power is actually or nominally lodged in a monarch
inclined to make or give judgements
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league of independent states or nations
the ability for people to have their own government; the right to be free from outside interference
the worlds smallest political unit
a principle of the US Constitution that establishes the division of power between the federal government and the states
total control over all aspects of government
of, pertaining to, characterized by, or aiming toward unity
a city, town, or other district possessing corporate existance and usually its own local government
a principle of the US Constitution that states that government has only the power that the constitution gives it
fundamental rights, especially those believed to belong to an individual and in whose exercise a government may not interfere as the rights for speak, associate, work, etc.
document that sets out the laws, principles, organization, and processes of a government
first american constitution passed in 1777, which created a loose alliance of 13 independent states
the principal that all people and institutions are subject to and accountable to law that is fairly applied and enforced
the right to vote; for everyone
imposing a form of government in which the political authority exercises absolute and centralized control over all aspects of life, the individual is subordinated to the state
favoring, denoting, or characterized by strict obience to authority
political system that is rooted in militarism, extreme nationalism, and blind loyalty to the state

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