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civics the study of the rights and duties of citzen
citezenship rights and duties of the membelar sovereigntyr of a state
service economy where the mojority of the people earn there living by providing a service rather than manufacturing a product.
value the general principles or belifes people use to make judgment and decisions
popular sovereignty the notion that power lies with the people
institutions sets of ideas that people have about relationship, obligations, roles, and funstions of society.
naturalization a legal process to obtain citizenship
alien a noncitizen
immigant a person who moves permantlytoto a mew county
deport to send an alien or an immigrant back to his or her own country
government the ruling authority for a community
public policy the course of actio the government takes in response to an issue or problem
budget a plan for making and sending money
direct democracy and form of democracy in whichnthe people vote firsthand
democracy a government in which citizens hold the power to rule
representative democray a government in witch citizen choose a smaller group to govern on their behalf
republic a representative democracy where citizens choose their lawmakers
monarchy a government with a hereditary single leader
majority rule the political principle providing that a majotiy of the members of a community has the power to make laws binding uponall the people
aythoritarain a government in which one leader or group of people holds absute power
totalitarian a system in which government control extends to almost all aspects or people's lives
Created by: kristinsmith