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9th Grade Geography - Unit 6 Political Systems
|an economic system in which the government owns and controls the means of producing goods
|an economic and political system in which the government owns or controls almost all the means of production
|a system of government in which the people decide who will govern
|a government with a leader who rules with almost absolute authority
|type of government in which there is a hereditary ruler, King or Queen, royal family or group
|Government in which a king or queen is the official head of state. Example: United Kingdom.
|Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states.
|a feeling of pride and loyalty for one's country or culture group
|"Loyalty to the governing state in which you live."
|An attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose its political, economical, and cultural principles in another territory
|Agreement between countries to support one another against enemies.
|The control of territory already occupied and organized by an indigenous society
|Penalties intended to force a country to change its policies
|a government in which supreme power resides in a body of citizens entitled to vote and is exercised by elected officers and representatives responsible to them and govern according to law
|a government in which one person or a small group of people rule a country and in which the people have no say
|a country governed by religious law
|Afrikaans for "apartness";it was the segregation of blacks,coloreds,Asians,&whites in South Africa from 1948-1994. It was created to keep the white minority in power and allow them to have almost total control over the black majority(~90% of the total pop
|the intentional destruction of a people.
|demilitarized zone - a buffer zone into which opposing armies may not enter.