The English Constitution
Jazzybee Verlag, 2017 M02 6 - 388 páginas
In one of Walter Bagehot's most prominent works, the English constitution is described, not from law books and as a lawyer would describe it, but from the actual working, as Bagehot himself had witnessed it, in his contact with ministers and the heads of government departments, and with the life of the society in which the politicians moved. The true springs and method of action are consequently described with a vivid freshness which gives the book a wonderful charm, and makes it really a new departure in the study of politics.
These new questions of themselves would have made a new atmosphere, new parties, new debates. Of course I am not arguing that so important an innovation as ...
And each of those rich people was put forward by great parties whose notions were the notions of the rich—whose plans were their plans.
But in this case neither party, as a party, could speak out. Many, perhaps most of the intelligent Conservatives, were fearful of the consequences of the ...
was made by the heads of their own party, they did not like to oppose it, and the discipline of party carried them with it. On the other side, many, ...
They, in conjunction with their counsellors, settle the programme of the party—the “platform,” as the Americans call it, on which they and those associated ...
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ITS HISTORY AND THE EFFECTS OF THAT HISTORY CONCLUSION