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  • n  economic independence as a national policy
  • n  a political system governed by a single individual

  • But by last week Rumania had already passed from anarchy to firing-squad autarchy.
  • Although the European perspective has been instrumental in guiding young democracies out of the grip of authoritarianism and autarchy, this power to transform the fringe is slipping.
  • In several old countries with dense populations it is even doubtful whether under autarchy the present population could continue to live, to whatsoever level of existence it .

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