FORMS OFGOVERNMENT<br />
Monarchy<br />Undivided rule of a single person (King, Queen)<br />The power is hereditary<br />
Monarchy<br />Examples<br />European powers in the Middle Ages<br />France<br />England<br />
Aristocracy<br />Rule by the Elites<br />Elites are people who are<br />Wealthy<br />Well educated<br />Can be hereditary<...
Aristocracy<br />Examples<br />Patricians in Rome<br />Medieval nobility in Europe<br />
Democracy<br />Power lies in the people<br />The power can be exercised<br />Directly<br />Indirectly<br />Through represe...
Democracy<br />Examples<br />Direct democracy<br />Some ancient Greek city-states (Athens)<br />Indirect democracy<br />Th...
Fascist<br />Militant<br />Social Hierarchy<br />Headed by a dictatorial leader<br />
Fascist<br />Examples<br />Nazi Germany<br />Italy under Mussolini<br />
Communist<br />Large powerful government<br />Eliminate private property<br />Public ownership<br />
Communist<br />Examples<br />The Soviet Union<br />North Korea<br />China<br />
Authoritarian<br />Power controlled by a leader or small Elite<br />Not responsible to the people (no constitution)<br />
Authoritarian<br />Example<br />Some Latin American governments in the 20th century<br />
Theocratic States<br />States that are ruled by religion<br />Religious leaders rule the government<br />
Theocratic States<br />Examples<br />The Papal States<br />Iran<br />
Anarchy<br />No government<br />People rule and protect themselves<br />Can be both good and bad<br />
Anarchy<br />Example<br />Anarchist movements in 1870-1940<br />
Forms of Government<br />Get into groups of 4<br />Come up with a name for your own country<br />Discuss what type of gove...
References<br />fascism. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Onli...
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  1. 1. FORMS OFGOVERNMENT<br />
  2. 2. Monarchy<br />Undivided rule of a single person (King, Queen)<br />The power is hereditary<br />
  3. 3. Monarchy<br />Examples<br />European powers in the Middle Ages<br />France<br />England<br />
  4. 4. Aristocracy<br />Rule by the Elites<br />Elites are people who are<br />Wealthy<br />Well educated<br />Can be hereditary<br />
  5. 5. Aristocracy<br />Examples<br />Patricians in Rome<br />Medieval nobility in Europe<br />
  6. 6. Democracy<br />Power lies in the people<br />The power can be exercised<br />Directly<br />Indirectly<br />Through representation<br />
  7. 7. Democracy<br />Examples<br />Direct democracy<br />Some ancient Greek city-states (Athens)<br />Indirect democracy<br />The United States<br />
  8. 8. Fascist<br />Militant<br />Social Hierarchy<br />Headed by a dictatorial leader<br />
  9. 9. Fascist<br />Examples<br />Nazi Germany<br />Italy under Mussolini<br />
  10. 10. Communist<br />Large powerful government<br />Eliminate private property<br />Public ownership<br />
  11. 11. Communist<br />Examples<br />The Soviet Union<br />North Korea<br />China<br />
  12. 12. Authoritarian<br />Power controlled by a leader or small Elite<br />Not responsible to the people (no constitution)<br />
  13. 13. Authoritarian<br />Example<br />Some Latin American governments in the 20th century<br />
  14. 14. Theocratic States<br />States that are ruled by religion<br />Religious leaders rule the government<br />
  15. 15. Theocratic States<br />Examples<br />The Papal States<br />Iran<br />
  16. 16. Anarchy<br />No government<br />People rule and protect themselves<br />Can be both good and bad<br />
  17. 17. Anarchy<br />Example<br />Anarchist movements in 1870-1940<br />
  18. 18. Forms of Government<br />Get into groups of 4<br />Come up with a name for your own country<br />Discuss what type of government you want to rule your new country<br />
  19. 19. References<br />fascism. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Online: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/202210/fascism<br />theocracy. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Online: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/590558/theocracy<br />aristocracy. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Online: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/34430/aristocracy<br />monarchy. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Online: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/388855/monarchy<br />communism. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Online: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/129104/communism<br />authoritarianism. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Online: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/44640/authoritarianism<br />democracy. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Online: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/157129/democracy<br />anarchism. (2009). In Encyclopædia Britannica. Retrieved October 01, 2009, from Encyclopædia Britannica Online: http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/22753/anarchism<br />Clipart from Microsoft<br />

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