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Chapter 1: The Study of American Government by Mind Map: Chapter 1: The Study of American Government
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Chapter 1: The Study of American Government

Who governs?

Marxist: socioeconomic dynamics and social changes cause the real political shifts

Bureaucrat: elected officials hold the real power

Pluralist: Too many factors influence politics to determine the main power

Elitist: Minority has disproportionate power

To what ends?

Representative Democracy

Democratic Centralism

Direct Democracy

Political Power

Legitimacy of power

Authority to govern

Political Change

As times change, who governs and how much will change to accomodate needs and respond to people's desires