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Canadian Government - Ch11: Interest groups, public opinion, and democratic citizenship


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Multiplicity of Interests
The view that a __ of __ is necessary to avoid having a single interest grow powerful enough to control the government to further its own narrow and private goals.
Bandwagon Effect
A shift in electoral support to the candidate whose party is most likely to form the government.
Social Capital
The theory that citizen participation in voluntary associations reinforce democratic and civic habits of procedure, discussion, compromise, and respect for differences.