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Annals of the Congress of the United States - Page 335
by United States. Congress - 1855
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The Federalist, on the New Constitution, Volume 1

Constitutional law - 1802 - 335 pages
...extreme inaccuracy with which the term has been used in political disquisitions. If we resort fora criterion, to the different principles on which different...powers directly or indirectly from the great body of the people : and is administered by persons holding their offices during pleasure, for a limited...
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The Federalist: On the New Constitution

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay - Constitutional history - 1817 - 477 pages
...republic, show the extreme inaccuracy with which the term has been used in political disquisitions. If we resort for a criterion, to the different principles...powers directly or indirectly from the great body of the people ; and is administered by persons holding their offices during pleasure, for a limited...
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The Federalist, on the New Constitution, Written in the Year 1788, by Mr ...

James Madison, John Jay - Constitutional law - 1818 - 671 pages
...republic, show the extreme inaccuracy with which the term has been used in political disquisitions. If we resort for a criterion, to the different principles...powers directly or indirectly from the great body of the people ; and is administered by persons holding their offices during pleasure, for a limited...
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The Federalist: On the New Constitution

James Madison, John Jay - Constitutional law - 1826 - 582 pages
...republic, show the extreme inaccuracy with which the term has been used in political disquisitions. If we resort, for a criterion, to the different principles...powers directly or indirectly from the great body of the people, and is administered by persons holding their offices during pleasure, for a limited...
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The Federalist: On the New Constitution, Written in the Year 1788

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay - Constitutional law - 1837 - 500 pages
...been used in political disquisi* lions. If we resort, for a criterion, to the different principles OD which different forms of government are established,...powers directly or indirectly from the great body of the people, and is administered by persons holding their offices during pleasure, for a limited...
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Report of the Select Committee [on] the Memorial of the Democratic Members ...

Edmund Burke - 1841 - 1070 pages
...determination of the majority, and to 6e cmclvded by it.'* Mr. Madison, in relation to the same subject, says : "If we resort for a criterion to the different principles...bestow that name on, a government which derives all it* pavers directly or indirectly from the great body of the peofd"." * * ult is essential to such...
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Considerations on the Questions of the Adoption of a Constitution, and ...

Elisha Reynolds Potter - Rhode Island - 1842 - 64 pages
...modern theorisers and visionaries. Mr. Madison (Federalist, No. 39, p. 204) gives us his definition : " If we resort for a criterion to the different principles...powers directly or indirectly from the great body of the people, and is administered by persons holding their offices during pleasure, for a limited...
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The Federalist, on the New Constitution, Written in the Year 1788

Constitutional law - 1842 - 484 pages
...republic, show the extreme inaccuracy with which the term has been used in political disquisitions. If we resort, for a criterion, to the different principles...bestow that name on, a government which derives all its power directly or indirectly from the great body of the people, and is administered by persons holding...
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Debates and proceedings of the Maryland reform convention to revise the ...

Maryland. Constitutional Convention - Constitutional conventions - 1851
...détermination of the majority, and obe concluded by it." Mr. Madison, in relation to the same subject *ys: "If we resort for a criterion to the different principles on which different forms of Governnent are established, we may define a republic о be, or at least may bestow that name on a Government...
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Commentaries on Universal Public Law

George Bowyer - Jurisprudence - 1854 - 387 pages
...in political disquisitions." " If we resort for a criterion to the different principles on which the different forms of government are established, we...powers, directly or indirectly, from the great body of the people ; and is administered by persons holding their offices during pleasure, for a limited...
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