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Unformatted text preview: Elite theory of democracy Feudalism Group theory Industrial revolution Industry Liberalism Limited government Pax Britannica Polyarchy Post industrialism Representative democracy Rule of law Services Social contract Hobbes Locke Rousseau Adam Smith Mill Plato Case Studies of Liberal Democracies: United States, Britain, Japan, Sweden UNITED STATES Electoral system: SMPD (single member district plurality), aka winner takes all, comparatively low voter turnout, more elections than any other liberal democracy Major parties: Democrat and Republican duh -society is more diverse than any other LD...
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This note was uploaded on 06/08/2008 for the course POLY SCI 6 taught by Professor Hink during the Winter '08 term at UCSB.
- Winter '08