Study Guide: GFA 213 Exam 2, Su 2016
I. The Russia:
President & PM
The Constitutional Court
Russia’s regional governments in the Legislature
The dominant political party in
Russian media except
Russia’s major economic problems
Type of government
Communism in China
The Great Leap Forward
Chairman Mao Zedong
China single party system.
Cadres: the civil service role of these
The role of the courts
civil rights, China’s constitution and the reality
The Chinese Premier
Theories, economic development is linked to democracy
III. Democratization, Newly industrializing countries (NICs) and emerging democracies.
Newly industrializing countries (NICs)
NIC’s dependence on only export one or two primary products.
Examples of primary products?
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
The Mexican political System
Compare presidential authority between the U.S. and Mexico
Mexican Supreme Court
Up to the year 2000 the dominant political party in Mexico
Institution Revolutionary Party (PRI)
National Action Party (PAN)
Party of Democratic Revolution (PRD).
Interest groups in Mexico?
Mexico’s series of financial crises in the 1980s and 90s
The largest religious group in India is
India was a colonial legacy
India’s type of government is a
Legislature: The lower house (House of the People), upper house
Indian Supreme Court justices
India’s conflict with Pakistan over the province of Kashmir.