You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience and security.

Government, Law, and Politics

Government, the political system by which a country or community is administered and regulated. Most of the key words commonly used to describe governments—words such as monarchy, oligarchy, and democracy—are of Greek or Roman origin. They have been current for more than 2,000 years and have not...

Browse Subcategories:
Displaying Featured Government, Law, and Politics Articles
See All Government, Law, and Politics Articles
Are we living through a mass extinction?
The 6th Mass Extinction