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Unformatted text preview: Egalitarianism Fed. Gov. is an agent of change, local and state gov. too weak to lead to change Politics of Moderation: Truncated Pol. System: U.S. Politics characterized by moderation Radicals of both sides are few Ppl see validity on both sides Always more conservatives than liberals Never a fear of one side taking over, bc middle ground so large in numbers System Support: Americans strongly support our gov. Specific vs. diffuse support Specific: Fluctuates Support for current gov. Diffuse: Relies on basic principles in which gov. rests Even if ppl in gov. are flawed, the system itself is okay...
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- Fall '07