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  1. Direct democracy (also known as puredemocracy) is a form of democracy in which people decide (e.g. vote on, form consensus on) policy initiatives directly.

representative-typical of a class, group, or body of opinion.

autocracy-a system of government by one person with absolute power.


  1. A monarchy is a form of government in which sovereignty is actually or nominally embodied in one or several individual(s) reigning until death or abdication. They are called the monarchs.

absolute monarchy-

  1. Absolute monarchy or absolutism is a monarchical form of government in which themonarch has absolute power among his or her people. An absolute monarch wields unrestricted political power over the sovereign state and its people.

dictatorship-government by a dictator.

Theocracy-a system of government in which priests rule in the name of God or a god.

  • the commonwealth of Israel from the time of Moses until the election of Saul as King.

Oligarchy-a small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution.

anarchy-a state of disorder due to absence or nonrecognition of authority.

communism-Communism is thus a form of socialism—a higher and more advanced form, according to its advocates. Exactly how communism differs from socialism has long been a matter of debate, but the distinction rests largely on the communists' adherence to the revolutionary socialism of Karl Marx.