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Monarchy

A system of government headed by a hereditary figure such as a king or queen. There are two basic types of monarchies. In an absolute monarchy, the monarch theoretically has complete control as an autocrat, though in practice other officials have varying degrees of control as well. In a constitutional monarchy, the monarch shares power with an elected chamber or other elected leaders and, in extreme cases, has little actual power.
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One might ponder what sort of cultural or political affinities exist between monarchic Iran or Saudi Arabia and the U.
By contrast, Ferdinand decided, early in his career, that he would protect and advance his monarchic prerogatives, with an insistence on obedience to the sacerdotal Roman faith as a central tool.
Although it avails itself of free association, (13) the family romance normally follows the trails of reality closely, but because of the addition of a new genealogical dimension reality gets gradually overwritten by a heroic counter-discourse often displaying overt or indirect monarchic undertones.
The authority doesn't intend to impose an unannounced monarchic system of governance as some politicians speak about frequently.
Judah's upper classes were organized into factions, forming coalitions necessary for power in the politics of monarchic states.
Austria, the bastion of monarchic conservatism, allowed a representative Diet to co-exist with its centralized government.
Critics have long argued over the processes and purposes of early modern English censorship, struggling over a notion of censorship as the systemic suppression of free discourse in an emerging literary marketplace and a contradictory understanding of the methodology of review, revision, and, in extreme cases, punishment by means of physical mutilation, (14) as a game of sorts, a dance in which writer, printer, and reader furtively tango with the skittish whims of Privy Council and monarchic authority.
Behind the naturalization of economic dispensability were all European Atlantic imperial/colonial, merchants as well as the monarchic states (Portugal, Spain, France, England and Holland).
The rise of Constantine as a monarchic, Christian ruler prompted Christians to consider both the emperor's relationship to God and the relationship between God the Father and God the Son.
In brief, the emergence of a new political power operated through transgression is far from being a revolution in itself as transgression is central to the monarchic institution.
It is a little strange that Burke finds it easier to identify with Antony, a representative of a monarchic principle, rather than with the republican Brutus, even though the state mythology of the U.
During the monarchic period, which lasted for about five centuries, the prophets of Israel, from Samuel through Jeremiah, failed to wean their people away from pagan practices and immorality.