John Locke<span> (1632–1704) is among the most influential political philosophers of the modern period. In the Two Treatises of </span>Government<span>, he defended the claim that men are by nature free and equal against claims that God had made all people naturally subject to a monarch.</span>
The Ilkhanate (or Ilqanate, 1260-1335 CE) was that part of the Mongol Empire (1206-1368 CE) which mostly covered what is today Iran and parts of Turkmenistan, Turkey, Iraq, Armenia, Afghanistan, and Pakistan. Established by the Mongol general Hulegu (d.
A dynasty describes a ruling family who succeeded in guaranteeing a continuous occupation of the highest dignity of their country over a long period of time through power, economic and marriage politics, diplomacy, and ultimately a successful succession.
The main advantage that a dynasty can entail as a form of government is the predictability of the governments that they entail, since for better or for worse the policies they carry out tend to be continuous, marking a certainty in political and economic terms for the inhabitants of the place they rule.