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Imperialism

Policy extending a country's power and influence through colonisation or military force. Eg- Japan into China

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Fascism

Nationalistic ideology that is achieved through totalitarian leadership and methodology. Eg- fascist Italy

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Nazism

Form of fascism promoting Germanic superiority and exclude those who did not meet glorified stereotype

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Socialism

Economic and social system characterised by social ownership and democratic control of production. Eg- Stalins Russia

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Communism

Theory or system of social organisation in which all property is owned by community and each person contributes. Eg- Stalins Russia

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Democracy

System of government by the whole population or eligible members elect their representatives. Eg- Weimar Germany

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Capitalism

Political and economic system in which production and and distribution are privately owned for profit. Eg- USA

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Nationalism

Extreme form of patriotism marked by feeling over superiority over other countries. Eg- Nazi Germany

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National self-determination

Creation of national governmental state by people who view themselves as a distinct nation. Eg- Yugoslavia

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Militarism

Belief that country should maintain strong military capability to be prepared to to use it aggressively to promote national ideas. Eg- Wilhelm