S.S CE Review

types of government

Democracy rule by the people. Dictatorship rule by a single person who gained power through face. Direct democarcy

Democracy

Democracy is a system of government in which power is vested in the people, who rule either directly or through freely elected representatives.

DIrect

DIrect is extending or moving from one place to another by the shortest way without changing direction or stopping.

Representative

Representative is a person chosen or appointed to act or speak for another or others, in particular.

Monarch

Monarch is a sovereign head of state, especially a king, queen, or emperor.

Dictatorship

government by a dictator, a country governed by a dictator.  absolute authority in any sphere.

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.