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charismatic authority International
Power legitimized on the basis of a leadecompetitiveness
exceptional personal qualities or the An economic term which describes a state’s
demonstration of extraordinary insight anappeal to corporations and investors. This is
accomplishment, which inspire loyalty anddetermined by wages, taxes and regulations.
obedience. See (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neoliberalism)
A fairness that arises when wealth and goods areionary bargaining
This was the radical idea to give unions and
distributed justly. labor a little something to get them to get back to
Utilitarian ethics work. This “give and take” idea was unique since
A school of thought that seeks to maximizbefore this the state and the factory owners
“happiness” while reducing pain. Often criticized would crush labor movements.
for being too rational, often claiming toPost-Fordism
Developmental Usually characterized by small batch production,
women in the work force, and paying workers
republicanism enough to afford the products they make.
The idea that within the republic and the activityproduction
of democracy and participation will develAre ways in which things are being produced
people as a whole. Coined by Rousseau. example of this are feudalism Mercantilism, and
John Maynard Keynes capitalism.
mass production and
Keynes was a British economist, who after doing
extensive work on the business cycle. Gavconsumption
policy advice to western economies. This Both are needed to sustain each other. Mass
lead to a school of thought called “KeyneProduction is when things are produced in large
economics”. quantities with assembly lines. Consumption is
Night Watchman State the buying of goods.
Also called the minimalist state, where tSovereignty
only legitimate function is to protect the rights of
individuals with an emphasis on property rights. that came out of the treaty of
Westphalia. Essentially is the ability to express
Post-war settlement absolute authority over a geological area.
It was the idea that we sould do somethinCommunism
curve the business cycles that caused theThe elimination of class as well and the state.
depression. See John Maynard Keynes. Dictatorship of the proletariat.
A set of unwritten rules and traditions that no of Westphalia
one challenges. They are rules that everyonewas a series of peace treaties in 1648. They
fallows yet it’s not illegal not too. laid the ground work for what was known as
“Westphalia Sovereignty” and to the creation of
Anarchism the nation state as well as freedom from empires.
1 An Idea that the state is unnecessary, outdatedSocial democracy
harmful. They advocate that self-governance is Also called Democratic Socialism, take the
best. middle road of socialism. Incudes a robust social
Brokerage parties welfare system, mixed private and public
Are parties without a “true” se