According to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) World Factbook, Indonesia has a republican form of government. In such a government, the people or their elected representatives control the organs of political power. More »

Southeast Asia is composed of 11 independent nations, each with their own government. However, of these states, 10 also form the Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, a group devoted to improving economic, po... More »

The first form of national government in the United States was a loose confederacy of states governed according to the Articles of Confederation, according to History.com. This government was created in response to the u... More »

The CIA's World Factbook defines a head of state as an individual who represents a government in a symbolic fashion but does not oversee the daily activities of a country. A head of government, on the other hand, oversee... More »

Picket-fence federalism is a form of creative federalism that involves all levels of government, from local to national, and each level of government in this system works together on things such as transportation, health... More »

Fascism refers to the totalitarian form of government that was popular in Europe in the early 1900s, most notably in Nazi Germany and Mussolini's Italy; while the horrors have emerged most loudly from that part of histor... More »

As an integral part of France, French Guiana has a republican form of government. People in French Guiana elect two representatives to send to the French National Assembly and one to send to the Senate. More »