What is pluralism? How does the concept of pluralism apply to interest groups in American politics? Why is pluralism important to the proper functioning of American democracy?

Pluralism being the theory that the public policy largely results from a variety of interest groups competing with one another to promote laws that benefit members of their respective groups. Please discuss the following in APA format.

Intro – What is Pluralism? Pluralism & the Interest-Group System 

Body – How does the concept of pluralism apply to interest groups in American politics? 

Body – Why is pluralism important to the proper functioning of American democracy? Include Pros & Cons

Conclusion – Review