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Tyranny of the majority: Quiz


Question 1: [5] Similar arguments are made by a number of other philosophies that support individualism, including the Austrian movement, and ________ in general.
Individualist anarchismRobert NozickAnarcho-capitalismLibertarianism

Question 2: In 1994, legal scholar ________ used the phrase as the title for a collection of law review articles [6]
United StatesSwarthmore CollegeBill ClintonLani Guinier

Question 3: The concept itself was popular with ________ and the phrase (in translation) is used at least once in the first sequel to Human, All Too Human (1879).
Immanuel KantExistentialismFriedrich NietzscheGeorg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

Question 4: American political theorist ________ developed the theory of Concurrent majority to deal with the tyranny of the majority.
John C. CalhounLewis CassMartin Van BurenJames Buchanan

Question 5: Narrow groups, especially those who can reward active participation to their group goals, might therefore be able to dominate or distort political process, a process studied in ________.
George StiglerPublic choice theoryMilton FriedmanJames M. Buchanan

Question 6: Limits on the decisions that can be made by such majorities, such as ________ limits on the powers of parliament and use of a bill of rights in a parliamentary system commonly meant to reduce the problem.
ConstitutionUnited KingdomDemocracyLaw

Question 7: ________[10][11]
Minaret controversy in SwitzerlandRegensburg lectureApostasy in IslamIslamic terrorism


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