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Name: Forms of Government
ID: m42914
Language: English (en)
  • Define common forms of government, such as monarchy, oligarchy, dictatorship, and democracy
  • Compare common forms of government and identify real-life examples of each
Subject: Social Sciences
Keywords: Absolute monarchy, Anarchy, Constitutional monarchy, Democracy, Dictatorship, Monarchy, Oligarchy, Representative democracy, Totalitarian dictatorship
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: OpenStax College (
Copyright Holders: Rice University (
Maintainers: OpenStax College (, Sociology Cap (

Latest version: 1.2 (history)
First publication date: Jan 27, 2012 4:52 pm +0000
Last revision to module: May 18, 2012 3:24 pm +0000


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Version: 1.3 Jul 29, 2013 1:03 pm +0000 by Sociology Cap
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Version: 1.2 May 18, 2012 3:24 pm +0000 by Sociology Cap Currently viewing this version.
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Version: 1.1 Jan 30, 2012 2:04 pm +0000 by OSC Physics Maintainer
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