What is divine right theory?
is it divine forCe or divine right theory???- divine right theory- GOd created the state and that he gave certain people the divine right to govern this land. FORCE THEORY- one or a grouped forced all people within the area to obey his or their rule. SOCIAL CONTRACT THEORY- government was born out of necessity people agreed for the need to create a government and gave the state its necessity.
Contrast the social contract theory of government with the divine right theorywhat type of government would result from each theory?
Which theory of the origin of the state argues that a state can only be ruled by people of royal birth?
The Divine right theory of monarchy was a theory that gave authority and legitimization to monarchs. What it basically said was that kings and queens, and their subsequent successors, received their right to rule not only by the people, but also by God. It was their God-given right to rule the people and to be born into the ruling family.