Distinguish between Pluralism and elitism.

HideShow resource information
View mindmap
  • DISTINGUISH BETWEEN PLURALISM AND ELITISM (5 Marks)
    • Introduction:
      • Pluralism: Where a wide range of ideologies are tolerated.
        • System where power is widely dispersed.
      • Elitism: Where power is concentrated and given to small groups of influential people.
    • Elitism- Concentration of power
      • Implies it is an unfair distribution of political power even undemocratic.
    • Pluralism: Power distribution
      • Positive view of pressure groups as they enhance democracy.

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Government & Politics resources:

See all Government & Politics resources »See all UK pressure groups and protest movements resources »