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Direct Democracy

citizens took part directly in the day-to-day affairs of government


formal agreement between two or more nations or powers to cooperate and come to one another's defense


A government in which a hereditary ruler exercises central power.


rule by a hereditary landholding elite


power is in the hands of a small, wealthy elite


a government by the people


people who gained power by force


lawmaking body; approved or rejected laws


a vote to banish or send away a public figure whom they saw as a threat to their democracy

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