Government in Ancient Greece. Democracy. Greek Political Structures. City-states have different forms of government Monarchy â€”rule by a king aristocracy â€”rule by nobility Oligarchy â€”rule by small group of powerful merchants and artisans. Tyrants Seize Power.
Compared to other ancient governments, Athens was democratic, as Citizens had more rights in Greeks’ cities than any of the others.
Would Athens be considered a democracy by today’s standards?
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