History 2

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Urbanin, relating to, or characteristic of a city or town.
Ruralin, relating to, or characteristic of the countryside rather than the town.
Agrarianrelating to cultivated land or the cultivation of land.
Patrona person who gives financial or other support to a person, organization, cause, or activity.
oligarchy: a small group of people having control of a country, organization, or institution.
Feudalism: the dominant social system in medieval Europe, in which the nobility held lands from the Crown in exchange for military service, and vassals were in turn tenants of the nobles, while the peasants (villeins or serfs) were obliged to live on their lord's land and give him homage, labor, and a share of the produce, notionally in exchange for military protection.
Emancipate :set free, especially from legal, social, or political restrictions.
Fascism: an authoritarian and nationalistic right-wing system of government and social organization
Totalitarianism: a system of government that is centralized and dictatorial and requires complete subservience to the state.
Suffrage: right to vote
Secular: not subject to or bound by religious rule; not belonging to or living in a monastic or other order.