Cover of: Monarchies | Diane Gimpel

About the Edition

Introduces monarchies, discussing the social, political, economic, religious, and cultural effects, and examining various contemporary governments.

Table of Contents

Introduction: What is government?
Queen Elizabeth II, a modern monarch
What is a monarchy?
Key monarchies in world history
The origins and expansion of power
Staying in power
Succession in monarchies
How monarchies end
Living in a monarchy
Monarchies and international relations
Monarchies, media, and celebrity
Downsides to modern monarchies
Positive attributes of modern monarchies.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 150-151) and index.

Series
Exploring world governments, Exploring world governments

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
321.8/7
Library of Congress
JC375 .G56 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
160 p. :
Number of pages
160

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24881569M
Internet Archive
monarchies0000gimp
ISBN 10
1617147923
ISBN 13
9781617147920
LC Control Number
2010045194
OCLC/WorldCat
663953137
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