Democracy: Theories Of The Athenian Democracy

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The Athenian government consists of a Democratic government. In theory, a Democracy is a government of the people, by the people and for the people. Taken from that theory of the Athenian Democracy, the “people” referred to men over the age of 18 who were born from Athenian parents. Men ruled the government, where they were able to vote and make political decisions regarding the country. Women, foreigners and slaves were not allowed to participate in the government at all. The United States Democracy is different both men and women age 18 and over that are American citizens are allowed to vote , take political view standings in government and make decisions regarding the country or other political matters.
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