Bases Of Democracy Essay

I posted a word doc on how the essay must look write about the 11 bases of democracy.Define each of these and provide examples from current American government and politics demonstrating how these are being sustained or eroded; explain. You will provide a conclusion in the form of an analysis on current events and challenges in American government in light of these eleven bases of democracy.

Clarifications: APA-formatted response means, Times New Roman, size 12 font, 1-inch margin on all sides of the page, a Running head in the document with page numbers in the upper right corner of the pages. For each response, you must have a minimum of a one cited source, and all sources will be listed on the final page (a separate page) of your final portfolio as “References”. i posted a word doc on how it should look

The 11 Bases of Democracy














11 Bases of Democracy

Matias Wainfeld

POS2041 American Government

Florida International University

Dr.Donovan A Mcfarlane

July 23, 2020











11 Bases of Democracy

Democracy is a form of government which, has been around since 508 BC it has been used by many societies and was created by the Greeks. Democracy is a form of government in which the people decide who governs their society. The Greeks democracy was different than our form of democracy we have what is called an indirect democracy, which is a form of government in which people have all the power to select representation in the government like selection the House of Representatives or The Senate. Democracy is built throughout many different parts. In this article I will be speaking of these parts which are called, the 11 bases of democracy.


Social Contract

Majority Rule

Minorities Rights

Limited Government

Democracy Institution

Free Elections

Organized Opposition

Free Expression Ideas


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