Political authorities

Political authorities hold positions of power or influence within a system of government. Although some are exclusive to one or another form of government, many exist within several types.
Secretary of state
Cabinet government
Attorney general
Campaign contributors
Head of state
Head of government
Prime minister
Dominant-party system
One-party system
Multi-party system
Political parties
Voters / populace


The Problem of Political Authority An Examination of the Right to Coerce and the Duty to Obey is a book by University of Colorado philosophy professor
however, authority in political contexts has been challenged or questioned. There have been several contributions to the debate of political authority Among
Palestine is the highest - ranking political position, the equivalent to head of state, in the Palestinian National Authority PNA The President is elected
In political philosophy and ethics, political authority describes any of the moral principles legitimizing differences between individuals rights and
Local education authorities are not usually ad hoc or standalone authorities although the former Inner London Education Authority was one example of
In political science, legitimacy is the right and acceptance of an authority usually a governing law or a regime. Whereas authority denotes a specific
the term define a political prisoner as someone who is imprisoned for his or her participation in political activity. If a political offense was not the
In the military, a political commissar or political officer or politruk, a portmanteau from Russian: политический руководитель, pronounced politicheskiy
The Bantu Authorities Act, 1951 Act No. 68 of 1951 subsequently renamed the Black Authorities Act, 1951 was to give authority to Traditional Tribal
In criminology, a political crime or political offence is an offence involving overt acts or omissions where there is a duty to act which prejudice
In political science, a political system defines the process for making official government decisions. It is usually compared to the legal system, economic
A political spectrum is a system to characterize and classify different political positions in relation to one another upon one or more geometric axes

Unitary authorities of England are local authorities that are responsible for the provision of all local government services within a district. They are
Political philosophy, also known as political theory, is the study of topics such as politics liberty, justice, property, rights, law, and the enforcement
Local Authorities COSLA is the national association of Scottish councils and acts as an employers association for its 32 member authorities Formed
The following political parties, listed in alphabetic order, have taken part in recent elections for the Palestinian National Authority in the Palestinian
Territorial authorities are the second tier of local government in New Zealand, below regional councils. There are 67 territorial authorities 12 city councils
authorities are created in areas where they are considered likely to improve transport, economic development and regeneration. Combined authorities are
all, municipal authorities operate under Pennsylvania s Municipality Authorities Act. Common reasons for establishing municipal authorities include financing
Political repression is the act of a state entity controlling a citizenry by force for political reasons, particularly for the purpose of restricting or
in India which has the highest number of political parties in the world 2546 political parties Politics is a multifaceted word. It has a set of fairly
refer to its political cartoons, which led to the term s widespread use. The pictorial satire has been credited as the precursor to the political cartoons
Political psychology is an interdisciplinary academic field dedicated to understanding politics politicians and political behavior from a psychological
society. Political science the field concerning the theory and practice of politics and the description and analysis of political systems and political behavior

only has authority to hear and decide a legal question, not a political question. Legal questions are deemed to be justiciable, while political questions
Christianity and Politics A Brief Guide to the History Cascade, 2010 A Modern Christian Political Organization The Christian and the Authorities Radio Interview
local authorities It also seems that, China had no known high security forensic institutions until 1989. However, since then, the Chinese authorities have
Political communication s is a subfield of communication and political science that is concerned with how information spreads and influences politics
and political behavior. Political science - occasionally called politology - comprises numerous subfields, including comparative politics political economy
Political correctness adjectivally: politically correct commonly abbreviated PC is a term used to describe language, policies, or measures that are