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community of people who share a common language, culture, ethnicity, descent, and/or history
practice that attempts to establish a political advantage for a particular party or group by manipulating geographic boundaries to create partisan, incumbent-protected districts
form of government in which all people have an equal say in the decisions that affect their lives
describes an environment in which transactions between private parties are free from state intervention
political philosophy urging social and political system change that favors 'the people' over 'the elites'
monetary system in which the standard economic unit of account is a fixed mass of gold
viewpoints that seek to return to a previous state (the status quo ante) in a society
fundamental change in power or organizational structures that takes place in a relatively short period of time
amount by which some measure of government revenues falls short of some measure of government spending
the contemplation or consideration of some subject
political principles focused on altering social structures through revolutionary means and changing value systems in fundamental ways
a persistent, substantial rise in the general level of prices related to an increase in the volume of money and resulting in the loss of value of currency
trend of thought that favors equality of some sort among moral agents, whether persons or animals
class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from unwarranted infringement by governments and private organizations, and ensure one's ability to participate in the civil and p
administrative legislation that constitutes or constrains rights and allocates responsibilities
an economic model of price determination in a market
basic physical and organizational structures needed for the operation of a society or enterprise, or the services and facilities necessary for an economy to function
sociopolitical movement that aims for a classless and stateless society structured upon common ownership of the means of production, free access to articles of consumption, and the
market value of all products and services produced in one year by labor and property supplied by the residents of a country
sustained, long-term downturn in economic activity in one or more economies
form of financial assistance paid to a business or economic sector
tax on imports or exports
political and social philosophy that promotes the maintenance of traditional institutions and supports, at the most, minimal and gradual change in society
act of attempting to influence decisions made by officials in the government
that which one party, the debtor, owes to a second party, the creditor
economic system in which the means of production are privately owned and operated for profit, usually in competitive markets
the authority granted by a constituency to act as its representative
meeting of supporters or members of a political party or movement, especially in the United States and Canada
a fall in the general price level or a contraction of credit and available money
the trust which allows one party to provide resources to another party where that second party does not reimburse the first party immediately (thereby generating a debt), but inste
form of government in which the people, or some significant portion of them, retain supreme control over the government, at least in theory, and where offices of state are not gran
individual who is not extreme, partisan or radical
an inland tax on the sale, or production for sale, of specific goods
economic system in which the means of production are publicly or commonly owned and controlled cooperatively
state that self-identifies as deriving its political legitimacy from serving as a sovereign entity for a nation as a sovereign territorial unit
governed entity (such as a country) or sub-entity (such as a province or region)
principle in international law that nations have the right to freely choose their sovereignty and international political status with no external compulsion or external interferenc
business cycle contraction, a general slowdown in economic activity
belief in the importance of liberty and equal rights
market value of all final goods and services produced in a country in a given period

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