- USE Here are entered works on rule by a monarch with absolute, unlimited power. Works on government by a non-monarchical ruler with absolute, unlimited power are entered under [Dictatorship.]
Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes
- found: Tullock, G. Autocracy, 1987.
- found: Random House dict. (despot: a king or other ruler with absolute, unlimited power)
- found: Web. 3 (Autocracy. A form of government in which one person possesses unlimited power--compare Absolutism)
USE Here are entered works on rule by a monarch with absolute, unlimited power. Works on government by a non-monarchical ruler with absolute, unlimited power are entered under [Dictatorship.]
USE Note under [Dictatorship]
- 2003-12-12: new
- 2008-09-09: revised
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