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Chapter 1 Vocab.
|the study of the rights and duties of citizens
|rights and duties of members of a state
|community member who owes loyalty to the government and is entitled to protection from it
|where the majority of people earn their living by providing a service rather than manufacturing a product.
|the general principles or beliefs people use to make judgements and decisions.
|the notion that power lies with the people
|set of ideas that people have about relationships, obligations, roles, and functions of society
|a legal process to obtain citizenship
|a person who moves permanently to a new country
|to send an alien or immigrant back to his or her own country
|the ruling authority for a community or society
|the course of action the government takes in response to an issue or problem
|a plan for making and spending money.
|a government in which citizens hold the power to rule.
|a form of democracy in which the people vote firsthand
|a government in which citizens choose a smaller group to govern on their behalf
|a representative democracy where citizens choose their lawmakers.
|a government with a hereditary, single leader
|political principle providing that a majority of the members of a community has the power to make laws binding upon all the people
|a government in which one leader or group of people holds absolute power
|a system in which government control extends to almost all aspects of people's lives