Territories and nations¶
The Earth is divided into territories. A territory is a geographical area on the surface of Earth governed by a given group of humans during a given period.
The government of a territory is responsible for making this territory useful. This includes maintaining peace among his citizens within the borders of its territory and with its neighbors.
The governing group of a territory can change in time.
A territorial conflict is when two or more groups claim responsibility for a given territory.
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A named geographical area on the surface of the planet. Usually assigned to a given sovereign.
- national territory¶
- nation state¶
The natural or legal person acting as responsible of a real object. Decides who may use the object and how to use it.
- real object¶
A tangible object, e.g. a car, a painting, a knife, a ship, a shell on a beach, …
- real estate¶
A building, e.g. a monument, house, street, dam, solar plant, …
A corporation responsible for making binding decisions within a given geopolitical system (such as a state).