sociocracy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

1855-1860: socio- +‎ -cracy[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌsoʊsiˈɒkɹəsi/, /ˌsoʊʃiˈɒkɹəsi/[1]

Noun[edit]

sociocracy ‎(plural sociocracies)

  1. A form of government in which the needs of everyone in a society are met.
    Wikipedia is theoretically a sociocracy, but the aristocratic and ochlocratic elements have taken over.

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 sociocracy. (n.d.). Dictionary.com Unabridged (v 1.1). Retrieved February 27, 2007, from Dictionary.com website: http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/sociocracy