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Unformatted text preview: COME TOGETHER AS A NATION Role of government: 1. Law and order 2. Defense of Rights Hobbes- Human nature is evil. Government prevents murder Rousseau and Locke- Protect property rights. Aristotle feared representative democracy: 1. Tyranny of the majority 2. Elites are better suited to rule Madison believed that many factions can prevent a mob tyranny. A larger republic is better than a small one. Representative democracy is good....
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- Spring '09