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Unformatted text preview: became rich. Aristotle- Politics 1) It does give us a clearer view into the workings of our post cold-war world. He says Democracy is based on the idea that those who are equally free should be absolutely equal, oligarchy on the idea that those unequal in property should be unequal politically. The reason that revolutions occur is that they have a desire for equality, when men think they are equal to others who have more, or for inequality, when they think they are superior. There are other causes of revolution -- insolence of magistrates, honor and dishonor, fear, disproportionate increase in some part of a state, and difference of race....
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