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Chapter1 vocab


Civics The study of the rights and duties of citizens
Citizenship rights and duites of members of a state
Citizen communtiy member who owns loyalty to government and is entitled to protection from it
Service economy where the majority of people earn their living by providing a service rather than manufacting a product
Popular sovereignty The notion that power lies with the power
Institution set of ideas that people have about realtionships,obligations,roles,and functions of society
Naturalization a legal process to obtain citizenship
Alien a non citizen
Immigrate to move into a foreign country
Deport to send an alien immigrante back to his or her own country
Government the ruling authority for a community
Public policy the course of action the government takes in response to an issue or problem
Budget a plan for making and spending money
Democracy a government in which citizens hold the power to rule
Direct Democracy a form of democracy in which the people vote firsthand
Representative democracy a government in which citizens choose a smaller group to govern to their behalf
Republic to have a need for no to order
Monarchy a government with a heredity single leader
majority rule political principle providing that a majority of members of a community has the power to laws binding upon all the people
authoritarian a government in which on leader or group of people holds absolute power
totalitarin a system in which government control extends to almost all aspects of people's lives
value the general principles or beliefts
Created by: nathalieromero04