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" By a constitutional policy, working after the pattern of nature, we receive, we hold, we transmit our government and our privileges, in the same manner in which we enjoy and transmit our property and our lives. "
Reflections on the Revolution in France: And on the Proceedings of Certain ... - Página 35
por Edmund Burke - 1814 - 246 páginas
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Questions of Tradition

Mark Salber Phillips, Mark Phillips, Gordon J. Schochet - 2004 - 325 páginas
...the English political experience, still characterized this traditionalist orientation as operating 'in a just correspondence and symmetry with the order of the world' and realizing 'a constitutional policy working after the pattern of nature.'81 And Friedrich Karl von Savigny,...
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Imagining Inclusive Society in Nineteenth-Century Novels: The Code of ...

Pam Morris, Lecturer in English Literature Pam Morris - 2004 - 261 páginas
...in a kind of mortmain forever. . . . We hold, we transmit our government and our privileges, in the manner in which we enjoy and transmit our property and our lives" (120). If power fell into the hands of other classes, patricians claimed, sectional or private interests...
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Romantic Metropolis: The Urban Scene of British Culture, 1780-1840

Chandler, James K. Chandler, James Chandler, Kevin Gilmartin, Professor of English Literature Kevin Gilmartin - 2005 - 291 páginas
...after the pattern of nature, we receive, we hold, we transmit our government and our privileges, in the same manner in which we enjoy and transmit our property and our lives . . . Our political system is placed in a just correspondence and symmetry with the order of the world...
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The Cambridge History of English Literature, 1660-1780

John Richetti - 2005 - 945 páginas
...an entailed inheritance: 'we receive, we hold, we transmit our government and our privileges, in the same manner in which we enjoy and transmit our property and our lives'.67 Entailment was a widespread legal practice in eighteenth-century England, a means of passing...
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An Imaginative Whig: Reassessing the Life and Thought of Edmund Burke

Ian Crowe - 2005 - 247 páginas
...the best-known passage in Burke's later writings is his description of the British constitution as placed in "a just correspondence and symmetry with the order of the world."25 A similar passage that seems to me as important — though instructively different in its...
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Jeremiah Joyce: Radical, Dissenter and Writer

John Issitt - 2006 - 185 páginas
...beyond human reason and that the legitimacy of government and social hierarchy rested on the fact that 'Our political system is placed in a just correspondence and symmetry with the order of the world'.3 Burke's views on reason and government came to dominate the political stage and rational dissenters...
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Family Feuds: Wollstonecraft, Burke, and Rousseau on the Transformation of ...

Eileen Hunt Botting - 2012 - 266 páginas
...tenor of perpetual decay, fall, renovation, and progression." 53 The British constitutional monarchy is "placed in a just correspondence and symmetry with the order of the world" insofar as generations of people pass through its stable and enduring political institutions. Like...
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The Cambridge History of Eighteenth-Century Political Thought, Volumen1

Lecturer in History and Fellow Mark Goldie - 2006 - 919 páginas
...reassuringly observed, 'we receive, we hold, we transmit our government and our privileges, in the same manner in which we enjoy and transmit our property and our lives' (Burke 2001, pp. 1H2, 184; Pocock 1960). While Burke 's Reflections on the Revolution in France (1790)...
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Imagining the Gallery: The Social Body of British Romanticism

Christopher Kent Rovee - 2006 - 251 páginas
...after the pattern of nature, we receive, we hold, we transmit our government and our privileges, in the same manner in which we enjoy and transmit our property and our lives." Property itself, the privileges and values that constitute the national inheritance, takes the form...
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Paranoia and Modernity: Cervantes to Rousseau

John Farrell - 2006 - 341 páginas
...stands in wonder before "the disposition of a stupendous wisdom" in the English social order, a system "placed in a just correspondence and symmetry with the order of the world," a mechanism both providential and natural, "the result of profound reflection, or rather the happy...
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