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Forms of Government

Different types of governments found throughout the world

TermDefinition
totalitarian no individual freedom allowed, similar to a dictator
anarchy state of being without government or authority
communism a classless society in which all property is owned by the community as a whole and where all people enjoy equal social and economic status.
monarchy government ruled by a king or queen, today they are for ceremonial purposes
democracy government ruled by the people
direct democracy all citizens vote on all isssues
representative democracy people elect lawmakers to make decisions for them
dictatorship one person is in charge, often use violence and force
oligarchy small group of people have all the power
theocracy foundation of government comes from a divine power, can also be found in any form of government
Created by: azikas