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The thousands of city-states that sprang into existence during these centuries were remarkable for their diversity every variety of political experiment from monarchy to communism was practiced, and the fundamental principles of political life were formulated by their philosophers the vigour and. In north america, many people lived in city-states as well cherokee people, for instance, lived in many different city-states until after the european invasion, when they unified under one chief in.
City & state is the premier multimedia news organization dedicated to covering new york and pennsylvania’s local and state politics and policy. There are no city-states left in greece today but long ago, there were hundreds of city-states in ancient greece, some really small ones and some really big ones with large populations.
A city-state is a sovereign state, also described as a type of small independent country, that usually consists of a single city and its dependent territories historically, this included cities such as rome, athens, carthage, and the italian city-states during the renaissance. City-state: city-state, a political system consisting of an independent city having sovereignty over contiguous territory and serving as a political center.