S.S. CE types o f government Review
democracy- government in which political power is exercised by all citizens either directly or through their elected representatives.
Direct Democracy- in a direct democracy all citizens have a chance to participate.all citizens can take initiative to create public policy.
Representative Democracy- like direct democracy, representative Democracy is a government by the people.
monarchy- king, queens, princes, and princesses.we all pretend is rule by a king, or monarchy these roles are reality.
dictatorship- in dictatorship power is not inherited, but usually is acquired by force.
autocracy- a system of government by one person with absolute power.
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.
what country use democracy: United States of America (a representative democracy), the United Kingdom
what countries use direct democracy: Switzerland, Latin America is a novice with direct democracy though some countries, such as Uruguay
what countries use representative democracy: United States of America the United Kingdom and Poland.
what countries use monarchy:
- Antigua and Barbuda.
what countries use dictatorship: Belarus, Cameroon, chad, china, Cuba.
what countries use autocracy: Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Azerbaijan, Iran, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, China, North Korea, Laos and Vietnam
what countries use theocracy: