Study Guide FINAL Political Science
Foreign Policy Chp.18 Part #1
-The goals of foreign policy are ?
-What the goals of foreign policy did ?
-Types of securities of foreign policy?
Foreign Policy Chp.18 Part #2
- Foreign policy post cold war ?
-What are the two things needed to make a nation work?
-Military expenditures ?
-Goals of economic prosperity are what ?
-The most favored nation status ?
-International humanitarian policies?
-The six influences of foreign policy ?
-The six players involved in the bureaucracy ?
-National security council ?
-Who does the national security council serve ?
-Who is involved in congress ?
-The executive government and what is special about them ?
-Interest groups of media ?
Foreign Policy Chp.18 Part #3
-Who makes American foreign policy ?
-Influence shifts ?
-Differences in influences ?
-Disagreements within ?
-Foreign policy process ?
- Influence of the president ?
-Time of crisis?
-Limits on choices ?
-Instruments of Modern Foreign policy ?
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-How diplomacy became a tool ?
-Do we like diplomacy?
-United nations ?
-General assembly ?
-Security council ?
-Economic Aid and sanctions?
-Economic aid purpose ?
-What do we use sanctions to accomplish ?
-Are sanctions successful or not and why ?
-Collective security ?
-Bilateral treaties ?
-Are we producers or consumers ?
-Evaluating collective security ?
-Military force ?
- Bill of rights ?
-Why was it added ?
-Why did people in charge believe we needed it ?
2. Right to bear arms , this amendment has slowly been incorporated to include state and localities
3. Quartering soldiers act
4. Search and Seizure : * Exclusionary rule- the ability of courts to exclude any evidence that was obtained illegally . (Ex: Map Vs. Ohio)
5. Rights to the criminally accused-
A. Grand Juries: decides if sufficient evidence
B. Double Jeopardy: cant be tried for the same crime twice
C. Self incrimination: no citizen has to be a witness against themselves
D. Eminent Domain: no government can take private land for public use without $$.
6. Right to criminally accused-
A. Right to council- even if you cant afford one , one will be appointed to you.
B. Right to speedy trial
C. Impartial Jury- right to be tried in the area in which the crime was committed, and the right to obtain your own evidence , and also the right to confront your accuser.
8. Cruel and unusual punishment-
A. prohibits excessive bail , excessive fines , and cruel and unusual punishment… death penalty allowed , but it’s a drawn out process.
-Civil rights ?
Obligation imposed on the government to take positive action to protect citizens from any illegal action of government agencies as well as private agencies.
-Two big court cases regarding civil rights ?
-Plessy vs. Fergison ?
- Brown Vs. Board ?
-Domestic Social policy ?
-Goals of domestic social policy ?
Goal #1: protect against the risk and insecurities that most face over the course of their lives
Goal#2: Equal opportunity and assisting the poor.
Goal#3: alleviate poverty
-How have we changed overtime with welfare ?
America has always had welfare system , but until 1935 it was almost entirely private. 1930’s welfare private foundations.
-Statistics of crime?
-Rates of minorities in prison ?
-Texas execution rates ?
-U.S incarceration rate compared to the rest of the world ?
-Equality of opportunity ?
A wildly shared American idea that all people should have the freedom to use whatever talents and wealth they have to reach their full potential.
- What equality of opportunity is seeking to do ?