Why is it necessary to have a “realistic” idea of democracy?

  • The Semi sovereign People: The paper is about the book “The semisovereign People” by E.E. Schattschneider, specifically chapters 4-8. All quotes must come from chapters 4-8. The paper is in response to the questions:
    Why is it necessary to have a “realistic” idea of democracy? Why does Schattschneider think we can’t decide everything?