(noun) The members of a group with the authority and power to influence and implement public policy in relationship to institutions and norms.
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- Plural: political systems
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How to Cite the Definition of Political System
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “political system.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved January 19, 2019 (http://sociologydictionary.org/political-system/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
political system. (2014). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from http://sociologydictionary.org/political-system/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2014. “political system.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed January 19, 2019. http://sociologydictionary.org/political-system/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“political system.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2014. Web. 19 Jan. 2019. <http://sociologydictionary.org/political-system/>.