2) Representative Democracy is defined as a government in which leaders make decisions by winning by a competitive struggle for the popular vote. All elite theories of politics may lead to the cynical view that politics is simply a self-seeking enterprise in which everyone is out for political gain. Marxism was founded by Karl Marx and he argues that government is merely a reflection of the means of production. The government is controlled by the dominant social class which is the capitalist class. The Power Elite theory was founded by Wright Mills and he argues that a power elite, composed of key corporate leaders, military leaders and political leaders, control and are served by government. The Bureaucratic view which was founded by Max Weber argues that power is mainly in the hands of appointed officials who are able to exercise vast power when deciding how public laws are to be turned into administrative actions. The Pluralist view has no single intellect parent; argues that no single elite has monopoly on power, hence all elites must bargain and compromise while being responsive to followers.
3) Two reasons the leaders feared the new plan is because 1) The ability to tax (the Revolutionary War was