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1) Social relations involving authority or power. 2) The art or science of governing.

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symbolic laws

Politics; Political theory

Laws designed to create special meaning for society, such as the adoption of a national anthem.


Politics; Political theory

A variation of socialism in which the workers own or control the factory or workplace.


Politics; Political theory

A modern form of despotic rule in which the state undertakes to remake society according to an ideological design.


Politics; Political theory

A political movement by women to obtain the right to vote in an election.


Politics; Political theory

A theory of international relations stressing the impact of world economic structures on the political, social, cultural and economic life of countries.

stare decisis

Politics; Political theory

The legal principle that precedents are binding on similar subsequent cases; the basis of the common law system.

standing committee

Politics; Political theory

Legislative committees that are set up permanently and parallel government functions.