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WHII vocab words

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Developing nations a non-industrialized poor country that is seeking to develop its resources by industrialization.
Developed nations the countries with an economic base built largely on manufacturing and technology rather than agriculture.
Terrorism The use of violence and intimidation in the pursuit of political aims.
Economic Interdependence Refers to the fact that, in the division of labour, individuals depend on others to produce all or most of the goods they need to sustain their lives
Social Challenges In the context of training, it refers to the number of unskilled and undereducated youth who will be needed for entry-level jobs, and the need to train currently underutilized groups of racial and ethnic minorities, women, and older workers.
Free Market Economy based on supply and demand with little or no government control.
Trade Agreements an international agreement on conditions of trade in goods and services
Refugees A person who has been forced to leave their country in order to escape war, persecution, or natural disaster.
Guest Workers A person with temporary permission to work in another country, esp. in Germany
Ethnic Conflict a conflict between ethnic groups often as a result of ethnic nationalism and ethnic hatred
Technological Impact Has an impact on our society and economy.
Mandates An authoritative command or instruction
Independence Movement An independence movement is a movement that is trying to gain political independence for some area that it thinks should be its own country.
Self-Determination : free choice of one's own acts or states without external compulsion
Apartheid A policy or system of segregation or discrimination on grounds of race.
The Cold War A state of rivalry and tension between two factions, groups, or individuals that stops short of open, violent confrontation.
Nuclear Weapons a weapon of mass destruction whose explosive power derives from a nuclear reaction.
Containment The action or policy of preventing the expansion of a hostile country or influence.
Religious Extremism One who advocates or resorts to measures beyond the norm, especially in politics.
Regional Integration is a process in which states enter into a regional agreement in order to enhance regional cooperation through regional institutions and rules
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