quangocracy


quangocracy
rule of quasi-autonomous non-governmental organizations

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • Forms of Government — It has been suggested that every government which has ever existed has been a prime example of kakistocracy, or the rule of the worst, but this list of 169 different types of leadership suggests that that might be a bit too simplistic. Each of… …   Phrontistery dictionary


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