absolutism

absolutism

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for an example that is not well known in history (see: dominate)

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a form of government in which 1) the political authority that derives its legitimacy from tradition is gathered in a single hand, 2) this authority establishes control over economic enterprises and gains, 3) this authority is intertwined with the church and religious doctrine.

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a form of government under the unconditional rule of a monarch.

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the way our country is run.

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(see: absolute monarchy)

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it is the form of government that emerged with the 30-year wars laying the groundwork for the collapse of feudalism in europe. it also paved the way for the birth of the class known as the robe aristocracy in france. (see: richelieu) (see: mazari) ended with the french revolution in france.

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