contemporary theories of Democracy

Monique Hernandez
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Gives an overlook of theories of democracy

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contemporary theories of Democracy
  1. Pluralist Theory
    1. Groups with shared interest push public policy
      1. Groups of minorities over majority
        1. serves a form of democracy
          1. Groups can voice their opinions and ideas
        2. Elite in class theory
          1. Power and relationships
            1. wealth having more power
          2. Hyperpluralism
            1. The Government is unable to act
              1. To many "governments" hard to coordinate policies.
                1. public interest is fairly transmitted
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