Is there a general will? a critical evaluation of Rousseau’s and Schumpeter’s arguments

Is there a general will? a critical evaluation of Rousseau’s and Schumpeter’s arguments

Is there a will of the people at all, and are there any convincing reasons for respecting it? Make a critical evaluation of Rousseau’s and Schumpeter’s arguments, what is the bottom line of their arguments. What is the defensible view of the general will according to you, why?