Unformatted text preview: desired, could have a role in administration. The limitations of Greek democracy were that there were not universal practices throughout the country. With many poleis all standing jointly they were not able to be concurred. Americans knew this about the Greeks so when putting a nation together it was taken into consideration. Also America’s structure is based in part by the city-state Athens. To be free and have the right to mold your life and government is what democracy is about....
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- Spring '08
- Ancient Greece, Classical Athens, greek democracy, greatest influential thinkers