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AP Human Chpt 8
|Invisible line that marks the extent of a state's territory.
|A sovereign state comprising a city and its immediate hinterland.
|Attempt by one country to establish settlements and to impose its political, economic, and cultural principles in another territory.
|A territory that's legally tied to a sovereign state rather than completely independent.
|A state in which the distance from the center to any boundary does not vary significantly.
|A state with a long, narrow shape.
|An internal organization of a state that allocates most powers to units of local government.
|A state that includes several discontinuous pieces of territory.
|A zone separating two states in which neither state exercises political control.
|Process of redrawing legislative boundaries for the purpose of benefiting the party in power.
|Control of territory already occupied and organized by an indigenous society.
|A state that doesn't have a direct outlet to the sea.
|A state that encompasses a very small land area.
|A state that completely surrounds another one.
|An otherwise compact state with a large projecting extension.
|Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control of its internal affairs by other states.
|An area organized into a political unit and ruled by an established government with control over its internal and foreign affairs.
|An internal organization of a state that places most power in the hands of central government officials.