Theocracy

(Difference between revisions)
Jump to: navigation, search
Line 3: Line 3:
  
 
== Current states with theocratic elements ==
 
== Current states with theocratic elements ==
 +
* Afghanistan
 
* Iran
 
* Iran
 
* Israel
 
* Israel
 +
* Mauritania
 +
* Pakistan
 
* Saudi Arabia
 
* Saudi Arabia
 
* The Vatican
 
* The Vatican
Line 11: Line 14:
 
* Andorra
 
* Andorra
 
* England
 
* England
 +
* Iceland
 
* Norway
 
* Norway
  

Revision as of 06:25, 26 November 2007

Wikipedia-logo-en.png
For more information, see the Wikipedia article:

Theocracy is a type of government in which a religion or faith plays a major role, as opposed to a government with separation of church and state. In a theocracy, the higher religious leaders of the state are also the people in charge of that state.

Current states with theocratic elements

  • Afghanistan
  • Iran
  • Israel
  • Mauritania
  • Pakistan
  • Saudi Arabia
  • The Vatican

Current states with vestigial theocratic aspects

  • Andorra
  • England
  • Iceland
  • Norway
Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
wiki navigation
IronChariots.Org
Toolbox