Can Democracy Stop Terrorism Glossary

Can Democracy Stop Terrorism Glossary - Regime a government...

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Can Democracy Stop Terrorism Glossary Ameliorate - make (something bad or unsatisfactory) better : the reform did much to ameliorate living standards. Cynical - believing that people are motivated by self-interest; distrustful of human sin- cerity or integrity : her cynical attitude. Patronage - the power to control appointments to office or the right to privileges : re- cruits are selected on merit, not through political patronage.
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Unformatted text preview: Regime - a government, esp. an authoritarian one. Scant - barely sufficient or adequate : companies with scant regard for the safety of fu-ture generations. Fickle - changing frequently, esp. as regards one's loyalties, interests, or affection Anecdotal - not necessarily true or reliable, because based on personal accounts rather than facts or research...
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