Politics

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  • Ultramontanism
    Ultramontanism is a clerical political conception within the Catholic Church that places strong emphasis on the prerogatives and powers of the Pope.
  • Civil and political rights
    Civil and political rights are a class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from infringement by governments, social organizations, and private individuals.
  • North–South divide
    The North–South divide is broadly considered a socio-economic and political divide.
  • Regionalism (politics)
    In politics, regionalism is a political ideology that focuses on the notional or normative interests of a particular region, group of regions or another subnational entity.
  • Legislature
    A legislature is a deliberative assembly with the authority to make laws for a political entity such as a country or city.
  • Legitimacy (political)
    In political science, legitimacy is the right and acceptance of an authority, usually a governing law or a régime.
  • Political correctness
    Political correctness (adjectivally: politically correct), commonly abbreviated to PC, is a term that, in modern usage, is used to describe language, policies, or measures that are intended not to offend or disadvantage any particular group of people in society.
  • Prisoner's dilemma
    The prisoner's dilemma is a standard example of a game analyzed in game theory that shows why two completely "rational" individuals might not cooperate, even if it appears that it is in their best interests to do so.
  • Reactionary
    A reactionary is a person who holds political views that favor a return to the status quo ante, the previous political state of society, which they believe possessed characteristics (discipline, respect for authority, etc.) that are negatively absent from the contemporary status quo of a society.
  • Regime
    The word regime (also "régime", from the original French spelling) refers to a set of conditions, most often of political nature, such as a government.
  • Third Way
    (Not to be confused with Third Position.)(This article is about the political philosophy. For other uses, see Third Way (disambiguation).) In politics, the Third Way is a position akin to centrism that tries to reconcile right-wing and left-wing politics by advocating a varying synthesis of right-wing economic and left-wing social policies.
  • Ultimatum
    An ultimatum (Latin: the last one) is a demand whose fulfillment is requested in a specified period of time and which is backed up by a threat to be followed through in case of noncompliance.
  • Caucus
    A caucus is a meeting of supporters or members of a specific political party or movement.
  • Public interest
    Public interest, according to the Random House Dictionary, is "1.
  • Two Chinas
    The term Two Chinas refers to the current situation where two political entities each name themselves "China": * 23x People's Republic of China (PRC), commonly known as "China", established in 1949, controlling mainland China and two special administrative regions, Hong Kong and Macau.
  • Political consulting
    Political consulting is a form of management consulting that consists primarily of advising and assisting political campaigns.
  • Governor of Illinois
    The Governor of Illinois is the chief executive of the State of Illinois and the various agencies and departments over which the officer has jurisdiction, as prescribed in the state constitution.
  • List of active separatist movements in Africa
    This is a list of currently active separatist movements in Africa.
  • List of active separatist movements in Oceania
    This is a list of currently active separatist movements in Oceania.
  • Debate
    Debate is contention in argument; strife, dissension, quarrelling, controversy; especially a formal discussion of subjects before a public assembly or legislature, in Parliament or in any deliberative assembly.
  • National interest
    The national interest, often referred to by the French expression raison d'État ("reason of State"), is a country's goals and ambitions whether economic, military, or cultural.
  • Nuclear power phase-out
    A nuclear power phase-out is the discontinuation of usage of nuclear power for energy production.
  • Naivety
    Naivety (or naïvety or naïveté) is the state of being naïve, that is to say, having or showing a lack of experience, understanding or sophistication, often in a context where one neglects pragmatism in favor of moral idealism.
  • Legislation
    Legislation (or "statutory law") is law which has been promulgated (or "enacted") by a legislature or other governing body or the process of making it.
  • List of active separatist movements in Europe
    This is a list of currently active separatist movements in Europe.
  • Term of office
    A term of office is the length of time a person serves in a particular elected office.
  • Punk ideologies
    Punk ideologies are a group of varied social and political beliefs associated with the punk subculture.
  • Criminalization
    Criminalization or criminalisation, in criminology, is "the process by which behaviors and individuals are transformed into crime and criminals".
  • Outline of political science
    The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to politics and political science: Politics – the exercise of power; process by which groups of people make collective decisions.
  • Extrajudicial killing
    An extrajudicial killing is the killing of a person by governmental authorities without the sanction of any judicial proceeding or legal process.
  • Politically exposed person
    In financial regulation, "politically exposed person" (PEP) is a term describing someone who has been entrusted with a prominent public function.