Definition of Ruler
Examples of Ruler
- Plural: rulers
- A ruler (verb) rules the (noun) ruled though (noun) rulership.
- “Patriarchy literally means ‘rule of the fathers‘ and comes from the Old Testament—all power was given to male elders. Today, its meaning is more general: male domination of all the major institutions of society including government, religion, education, the economy, the military and the media” (Kaufman and Kimmel 2011:112).
- absolute monarchy
- constitutional monarchy
Kaufman, Michael, and Michael S. Kimmel. 2011. The Guy’s Guide to Feminism. Berkeley, CA: Seal Press.
ASA – American Sociological Association (5th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2015. “ruler.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Retrieved August 22, 2019 (https://sociologydictionary.org/ruler/).
APA – American Psychological Association (6th edition)
ruler. (2015). In K. Bell (Ed.), Open education sociology dictionary. Retrieved from https://sociologydictionary.org/ruler/
Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date – Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition)
Bell, Kenton, ed. 2015. “ruler.” In Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Accessed August 22, 2019. https://sociologydictionary.org/ruler/.
MLA – Modern Language Association (7th edition)
“ruler.” Open Education Sociology Dictionary. Ed. Kenton Bell. 2015. Web. 22 Aug. 2019. <https://sociologydictionary.org/ruler/>.