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Preemption is a component of which doctrine?
The bush doctrine
Proud to take advantage of a situation
Pragmatism
Vietnam war death toll
57,000
Death toll of WW1
400,000
Framers agree on a foreign policy to keep us out of other countries affairs
Isolationism
Theory used during westward expansion. North America to the pacific
Manifest destiny
Unilateralism
A policy where the US acts alone
International Criminal court
US is not apart of
World bank function
WW2, low interest loans to 3rd world countries for large projects, in attempt to generate revenue for the economy
Texas, unlike the nation doesn’t allow for
Deficit spending
1823 pledge that Us would oppose any attempt by European states to extend political control in the western hemisphere
Monroe doctrine
Whey do we fight the 1812 war (lasted 3 yrs.
Impressment and design for Canada
Globalization increase interdependence in trade and commerce as well as the conditions under which good and services are produced
World economy
International monetary fund
Exchange rate
Brenton woods agreement set up
A world bank, and international monetary fund
Preemption is a component of which doctrine?
The bush doctrine
Proud to take advantage of a situation
Pragmatism
Vietnam war death toll
57,000
Death toll of WW1
400,000
Framers agree on a foreign policy to keep us out of other countries affairs
Isolationism
Theory used during westward expansion. North America to the pacific
Manifest destiny
Unilateralism
A policy where the US acts alone
International Criminal court
US is not apart of
World bank function
WW2, low interest loans to 3rd world countries for large projects, in attempt to generate revenue for the economy
Texas, unlike the nation doesn’t allow for
Deficit spending
1823 pledge that Us would oppose any attempt by European states to extend political control in the western hemisphere
Monroe doctrine
Whey do we fight the 1812 war (lasted 3 yrs.
Impressment and design for Canada
Globalization increase interdependence in trade and commerce as well as the conditions under which good and services are produced
World economy
International monetary fund
Exchange rate
Brenton woods agreement set up
A world bank, and international monetary fund
One who favors a free market economy and no govt intervention is personal live and biggest 3rd party in TX
Libertarian
Executive agency responsible for collection and analyses or info and intelligence about foreign countries and events
C.I.A
Coldwar
Started after ww2, ended 1991, collapse of the soviet union and uss 1989 berlin disassembled
Truman doctorine
Us policy, 1947 to give assistance and military aid to countries fighting against communist resolutions
Marshall Plan
Economic European recovery program to provide extense US aid to western Europe after WW2.
Political movement based primary in Ev churches that have played in increasing political role in TX politics
Religious rite
Chief executive branch dept responsible for formulation and implementation of US militaty policy
Dept. of defense
Reduction of tenure and US and SU in the late 60’s
Detante
Detente was killed by
Invasion of afgansitan
National secrut act
ALL-CIZ, navy..blah
Framers agree that the Republicans policy were to
Keep Us or of Eruopean affairs.
1920-1930s followed a policy of
Isolationism
TX constitution revision efforts included
Terms limits on reps. HOR and Senate
TX constitution amended
410
Us forces have joined with a condition of nations in a campaign against the ________ regime in Afgan.
Taliban
Govt rules to establish for the quality and safety of production as well as the condition under which goods and services are produce
Social regulation
Golf token resolution is which congress authorized the to take all measure to attack
Vietnam war
Right and authority to govt itself to pass laws as don’t violate federal laws
Homerule.
Us entered the war
1991 , peal harbor
Roosevlet corollary 1906
Intervention in Carribean an
Politicans initiated in Mx in 1964 to stimulate economic growth along the Us and Mx border
Nalando
State constitution seeks to control the power of
Government
Regressive Tax
Everyone pays the same, its discriminatory
NAFTA was created to promote free movement of Goods and Services among, MX and US
DEF
Moralism
The policy of emphasizing morality in foreign affairs.
Barbary wars
Conflict the US fought in early 18 century with North African states against their piracy
Embargo act
Passed 1807 prevent US ships from foreign ports without the approval of the federal govt.
War 1812
Us and great Britian over impressments and Us territofal designs for
Spanish americna war
Fought with spain because of brutality in cuba and US desire to attain overseas territory.
Rossevelt corollary
Concept developed by Thedore… assure stability in Latin American and Carribean
Collective security
The concept that peace would be secured if all cournties collectivelt opposed any county that invaded another.
League of Nations
Created in the peace treat that ended WW1, it was an international governmental organization dedicated to preserving peace
United Nations
International govt organization created shortly before the end WW1 to guarantee the security of nations and to promote global economic, physical, and social well-being
International governmental organization (IGO)
An organization created by the governments of at least two and often many countries that operates internationally with the objectes achieving the purposes that the member counties agree upon.
General agreement on tariffs and trade(GATT)
Devised shortlyWW2 as an interim agreement until WTO could be created to help lower tariff and increased trade.
NATO
The first peacetime military treaty the US joined, NATO is a regional political and military organization created in 1950
Cuban missile crisis
The 1962 confrontation that nearly escated into US SU war…
Iran hostage crises
Crisis during carter administration when Iranian student’s support of the Iranian govt took over the US embassy in Tehran, holding all the personnel hostage
Carter doctrine
Policy announced after the 1979 Soviet invasion of Afganistan that the Persian gulf was a vital Us interest and the Us would fight to maintain access to it.
Reagan Doctrine
Policy that the US would provide military assistance to anti communist groups fighting against pro soviet governments
Operation Desert Storm
The 1991 American led attack against Iraz to expel Iraqu forces from Kuwait
Engagement
Policy implemented during the Clinton administration that Us would remain actively involved in foreign affairs
Enlargement
Clinton admin…US would actively promote the expansion of democracy and free markets throughout the world.
World trade organization WTO
International govt organization created in 1995 that manages multilateral negotiations to reduce barriers to trade and settle disputes.
War powers act
Passed 1973 the president limited deployment. 60 days .
Al –queda
Worldwide terrorist organization led by Osama bin laden
Taliban
Islamic govt of afgan that provided terrorist training bases for al-Qaeda.
Strategic offensive arms reduction treaty
2002 Us Russian treaty that reduced the # of nuclear warheads in each side arsenals respectively to about 2000
Kyoto conference on global climate change
1997 internation conference to develp to reduce the emission of greenhouse gases that contbute to global warming.
Texan creed
A set of ideas-primarily individualism and liberty-that shape texas politics and government.
Tejanos
Native Texans of Mexican descent
Populistis
People who support the promotion of equality and of traditional values and behaviors.
Liberal constitution
Incorporates basic structuc of government and allows the legislature to provide the details through statutes.
Statutory constitution
Incorprotated detailed provision in order to limit the power of govt.
Piecemeal revision
Revision through amendments that add or delete items
Comprehension revision
Through the adoptional of a new constitution.
Constitutional revision commission
Group establishes to research and drat a construction for a const. convention
Cockroach
A member of a constitution convention who opposed any changes in the current constitution
Revisionist
A member of a constitutional convention who will not accept less than a total revision of the current constitutional.