An autocracy is a seestem o govrenment in which a supreme pouer is concentratit in the hands o ane person, whose decisions are subject tae neither external legal restraints nor regularized mechanisms o popular control (except perhaps for the implicit threat o coup d'état or mass insurrection).[1]


  1. "Autocracy: A Glossary of Political Economy Terms - Dr. Paul M. Johnson". Retrieved 2012-09-14.