A county controlled and governed by a small group of people.
Pros: group of people making de scions not just one, so more ideas and they can relate to people more because there is a variety of people.
Cons: Can take too much power out of the hands of the people since they control the country and as they think of new things, it's harder for other people to give ideas.
"Where some people are very wealthy and others have nothing, the result will be either extreme democracy or absolute oligarchy," (Aristotle Quotes 1)
"Our authorities leave us no doubt that the trust lodged with the oligarchy was sometimes abused," (Henry James Summer 1)
Countries: Russia and China are examples of oligarchy countries.
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