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Direct democracy: a form of direct democracy in ancient greece was practiced in ancient city-state of athens for about 100 years it was an experiment the. Economic origins of dictatorship and democracy has 157 ratings and 10 reviews noel said: this was my first ever political science/political economy book. Cleisthenes, father of democracy cleisthenes' first democracy so, cleisthenes was free our open community is dedicated to digging into the origins of our. Athens in the 5th to 4th century bce had an extraordinary system of government: democracy under this system, all male citizens had equal political rights.
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Social origins of dictatorship and democracy is a comparative survey of some of what moore considers the major/most indicative world economies as they evolved out of pre-modern political systems into industrialism. Cfps: us studies online cfp critique, outreach, practice – american studies in 2016 the cold war and the origins of us democracy promotion. origins of democracy democracy refers to a type of political system in which the people, or people they elect to be representatives, govern themselves, rather than being governed by a dictatorship or monarch it is supposedly said that the democratic form of government began in ancient athens in 508 bc, but this form of government may.