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A policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force Imperialism
A society or system that is governed or controlled by corporation Corporatocracy
Leadership or dominance, especially by one country or social group over others Hegemony
A war instigated by a major power that does not itself become involved Proxy Wars
CDC, FDA, OSHA, EPA Federal Agencies
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial political control over another county, occupying it with settlers Colonialism
Holding the brief that was and violence are unjustifiable Pacifist
Faliure to take proper care in doing something; (LAW) Negligence
Distributing society's benefits and burdens Distribute justice
Blaming or punishing persons fairly for doing wrong Retributive Justice
Restoring to a person what the person lost when he or she was wronged by someone Compensatory Justice
Lack of order or predictability, gradual decline into disorder. Entropy
Holding the belief that war and violence are unjustifiable Pacifist
A political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production Socialism
Promotes civil liberties, free markets, non-interventionism and laissez-faire Libertarianism
An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state. Capitalism
Addressing the rationale and effects of individual actions; it considers effects of entire social, political, and economic system. Micro Ethics
Behavior showing high moral standards;integrity, dignity Virtue
A person's inherent qualities of mind and character Disposition
An immoral or wicked personal characteristic Vice

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

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Key Terms Crossword

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A person who believes that war and violence are unjustifiable Pacifist
An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state. (A type of political philosophy.) Capitalism
A policy of extending a country's power and influence through diplomacy or military force. Imperialism
A war instigated by a major power that does not itself become involved. Proxy War
Lack of order or predictability. Entropy
The policy or practice of acquiring full or partial control over another country, occupying it with settlers, and exploiting it economically. Colonialism
Failure to take proper care in doing something. Negligence
Distributing society's benefits and burdens. Distributive Justice
Leadership or dominance, especially by one country or social group over others. Hegemony
A political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole. Socialism
An extreme laissez-faire political philosophy advocating only minimal state intervention in the lives of citizens. Libertarianism
Addressing the rationale and effects of individual actions; it considers effects of entire social, political, and economic systems. Microethics
A society or system that is governed or controlled by corporations Corporatocracy
Special government organizations set up for a specific purpose such as the management of resources, financial oversight of industries or national security issues. Federal Agencies

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The Middle Colonies Crossword

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A person given land and granted certain manorial privileges under the former Dutch governments of New York and New Jerey Patroon
A middle colony Pennsylvania
A member of the Religious Society of Friends Quaker
A person who believes that war and violence are unjustified Pacifist
An English Quaker who founded Pennsylvania William Penn
Acceptance of religious differences Tolerance
After taking control of New Netherlands from the Dutch, the English formed New Jersey and______ New York
A popular product in the middle colonies Cattle
The king of England who wanted control of the middle colonies King Charles
The Dutch governer of the New Netherland colony Peter Stuyvesant

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criminal justice Crossword

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violation of the criminal laws of state, the federal gov't or a local jurisdiction. crime
the principle of fairness, righteous, truthful. justice
justice in terms of the distribution of privileges within a society. social justice
society taking precedence over individual rights public order
civil law civil justice
criminal law criminal justice
the systems opponents work together to achieve social product consensus model
assumes that the components function to serve their own interests. conflict model
oppurtunity for bail first appearance
information is gathered booking
issue written by a judicial officer directing law enforcement warrant
money; getting released bail
written accusation submitted to the court by a grand jury indictment
the first appearance of the defendant before the court arraignment
criminal proceeding, the examination in court of the issue trial
served with other sentence consecutive
served at the same time concurrent
scientific studies of causes and prevention of crime criminology
written accusation submitted by prosecutor information

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Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

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Karl Marx Crossword

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The method of socioeconomic analysis that analyzes class relations and societal conflict using a materialist interpretation of historical development and a dialectical view of social transformation. MARXISM
The tension exists in society due to competing socioeconomic interests and desires between people of different classes. CLASSWARFARE
a person who supports or believes in the political theory advocating class war and leading to a society in which all property is publicly owned and each person works and is paid according to their abilities and needs. COMMUNIST
A person who believes in a political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole. SOCIALIST
An artistic, literary, musical and intellectual movement that originated in Europe toward the end of the 18th century ROMANTICISM
The creator of Communism KARLMARX
Co-founded Marxist Theory with Karl Marx FREDRICHENGLES
Where Marx met Engles FRANCE
1848 political pamphlet advocating all the ideas and beliefs of communism by Karl Marx and Fredrich Engles COMMUNISTMANIFESTO
Where Marx began his first newspaper expressing his political views, before it was shut down. PRUSSIA
a system of government by one person with absolute power. AUTOCRACY
An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state. CAPITALISM
Workers or working-class people, regarded collectively PROLETARIAT
The highest class in certain societies, especially those holding hereditary titles or offices. ARISTOCRACY

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Leg. Eth. Iss. in Bus. Crossword

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A heavy load Burden
A policy extending a country's influence/power through military force Imperialism
Leadership/Dominance by one country Hegemony
A war instigated by a major power ProxyWars
Policy of acquiring political control Colonialism
Holding the belief that war and violence are unjustifiable Pacifist
CDC, FDA, OSHA, EPA FederalAgencies
Capitalism, Socialism, & Libertarianism PolitcalPhilosophies
Distributing society's benefits & burdens DistributiveJustice
Blaming persons family for doing wrong RetributiveJustice
Restoring what the person lost when they were wronged CompensatoryJustice
Lack of Order or predictablity Entropy
Poltical & Economic theory of social organization Socialism
Promotes Civil Liberties Libertarianism
A society/system that is governed by corporations Corporatocracy
(Oxymoron) Controlled _____ Chaos
Economic/Political System where a country's trade/industry is controlled by private owners Capitalism
Addressing the rationale and effects of individual actions MicroEthics
An ethic that emphasizes caring for the concrete well being of those near to us EthicOfCare
Government Agency est. 1906 with the passage of the federal food & drugs act FDA

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Economics Vocabulary Crossword

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Known as the father of modern economics Adam Smith
Favoring or enforcing strict obedience to authority, especially that of the government, at the expense of personal freedom Authoritarian
An economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state Capitalism
A model of the economy in which the major exchanges are represented as flows of money, goods and services between economic agents Circular Flow Model
A group of entities that share or are motivated by at least one common issue or interest, or work together to achieve a common objective Collective
An economic system in which inputs are based on direct allocation Command Economy
A social, political, and economic ideology movement whose ultimate goal is the establishment of the communist society Communism
The rivalry among sellers trying to achieve such goals as increasing profits, market share, and sales volume by varying the elements of the marketing mix: price, product, distribution, and promotion Competition
In economics, consumer sovereignty is the assertion that consumer preferences determine the production of goods and services Consumer Sovereignty
The separation of tasks in any economic system so that participants may specialize Division of Labor
Implies an economic state in which every resource is optimally allocated to serve each individual or entity in the best way while minimizing waste and inefficiency Economic Efficiency
Equity or economic equality is the concept or idea of fairness in economics, particularly in regard to taxation or welfare economics Economic Equity
The freedom to prosper within a country without intervention from a government or economic authority Economic Freedom
An increase in the amount of goods and services produced per head of the population over a period of time Economic Growth
the condition of having a stable income or other resources to support a standard of living now Economic Security
refers to an absence of excessive fluctuations in the macro-economy Economic Stability

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Political Policies Crossword Puzzle

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supported by two parties bipartisan
a temporary alliance of several groups who come together to form a working majority and so to control a government coalition
general agreement among various groups on fundamental matters; broad agreement on public questions consensus
parties rooted in poor economic times, lacking a clear ideological base, dissatisfied with current conditions and demanding better times economic protest party
all of the people entitled to vote in a given election electorate
parties based on a particular set of beliefs, a comprehensive view of social, economic, and political matters ideological parties
the current officeholder incumbent
in American politics, the Republican and the Democratic parties major parties
one of the political parties not widely supported minor party
a system in which several major and many lesser parties exist, seriously compete for, and actually win, public offices multiparty
a political system in which only one party exists one party system
government action based on firm allegiance to a political party partisanship
in American politics, the party that controls the executive branch of government—i.e., the presidency at the national level, or the governorship at the State level party in power
a society which consists of several distinct cultures and groups pluralistic society
in an election, the number of votes that the leading candidate obtains over the next highest candidate plurality
a group of persons who seek to control government through the winning of elections and the holding of public office political party
parties that concentrate on only one public policy matter Single-issue parties
electoral district from which one person is chosen by the voters for each elected office Single member district
parties that have split away from one of the major parties Splinter parties
a political system dominated by two major parties Two-party system

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Industrialization and Imperialism Crossword

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Change from making goods by hand to making them by machine in factories Industrial Revolution
Method of production that brought many workers and machines together Factory
Land, labor, and capital; the three groups of resources that are used to make all goods and services Factors of Production
process of industrial development in which countries change from producing basic, primary goods to using modern factories for mass-producing goods Industrialization
Lords began fencing off the common land on their manors Enclosure
Movement of peopl from rural areas to cities Urbanization
Social class made up of skilled workers, professionals, and business people Middle Class
A person who starts up and takes on the risk of a business Entrepreneur
System in which society, in the form of government, owns and controls the factors of production Socialism
All or most of the factors of production are owned by individuals, not the government Capitalism
A political system in which the government owns all property and dominates all aspects of life in a country Communism
Rulers treating the people they control as if they were children, providing for their needs Paternalism
When a strong nation dominates other countries politically, socially, and economically Imperialism
Belief that one race is better than another Racism
The belief that only the fittest survive in human political and economic struggle Social Darwinism
Area in which a foreign nation controlled trade and investment Sphere of Influence
Taking land for its location or products Geopolitics
Addition of new territory to an existing country Annexation
Policy proposed by the US in 1899, under which all nations would have equal opportunities to trade in China Open Door Policy
1839-1842 Chinese attempt to stop the opium trade; British declared war against China and won Opium War
1904-1905 conflict between Russia and Japan, efforts to dominate Manchuria and Korea; Japan won Russo Japanese War
1900 revolt in China, aimed at ending foreign influence Boxer Rebellion
Prussian prime minister that led the unification of Germany and the creation of the German empire Otto Von Bismark
Political theory, advocated by Bismark, that national success justifies any means possible Realpolitik
German Emperor Kaiser

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