The Ideal Of Government By Hammurabi

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The Ideals of Government
When taking a look at history, the ideals of a government vary amongst the different civilizations across the globe. In the articles read, I found that most governments are ruled by a single leader, but is also ran by the people themselves when it comes to certain circumstances.
One example of these ideas could be recognized by Hammurabi’s Code. As questioned by most, no one knows how theses law were enacted and how they truly did punish the law breakers. It can be guessed that unless you were an educated man, that the laws would be unknown and not understandable “ ancient society, laws were written by the literate, powerful few”.
Another prime example of government ideals can be found in The Art of War. The government,
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