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History Vocab #2
|A union association of nations that is set up to further the common interests of its members.
|A policy of giving in to the demands of a hostile power to avoid conflict and maintain peace.
|A government in which the power and authority rest with the people. People usually express their power through voting. The government is run by people.
|A political philosophy that calls for the glorification of the nation above the individual, a centralized government headed by a dictatorial leader, severe economic and social regimentation, and the use of force against opposition.
|The practice of seeking the extension of a nations control by acquiring new territory. Often this is done solely for the benefit of the larger nation and at the expense of the smaller territory.
|The belief that a nation stood stand alone and not get involved in the affairs and conflicts of other nations.
|Media that supports the spread of ideas for the purpose of helping or damaging a cause. It influences people to accept a certain point of view by appealing to their emotions rather than their rationality.
|A form of government in which the government is supreme and individuals have few rights. Total controls of the government rests in the hands of one or a few persons.