Strengths and weaknesses of elite theory

  1. Discuss the strengths and weaknesses of elite theory. In your essay be sure to discuss the work of Mosca and Michels. You should also include any relevant material discussed in class. Feel free to supplement your discussion with your own observations of politics and society.

2 . Compare and contrast how Lenin and Bernstein would respond to the following question: How is socialism to be achieved?

  1. Describe and evaluate the approaches of Weber and Strauss to the study of politics.

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