Constitutional History Of The American Revolution

Author: John Phillip Reid
Publisher: Univ of Wisconsin Press
ISBN: 9780299146641
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Designed for use in courses, this abridged edition of the four-volume Constitutional History of the American Revolution demonstrates how significant constitutional disputes were in instigating the American Revolution.

Attention Deficit Democracy

Author: James Bovard
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1466892757
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Quoted in John Phillip Reid, The Concept of Representation in the Age of the
American Revolution (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1989), p. 115. 2. Ilya
Somin, “When Ignorance Isn't Bliss: How Political Ignorance Threatens
Democracy,” Cato Institute Policy Analysis, September 30, 2004. 3. “Shocking
Poll: A Majority of Americans Cannot Name a Single Department in the
President's Cabinet,” The Polling Company, November 4, 2003. 4. William Penn,
Some Fruits of Solitude, ...

Italian Opera In The Age Of The American Revolution

Author: Pierpaolo Polzonetti
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521897084
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4 Cecchina goes to America REVOLUTION IN AMERICA, REFORMS IN NAPLES
American topics first migrated from opera seria to opera buffa in 1768 with I
napoletani in America, a “commedia per musica” by Francesco Cerlone set to ...
of the Sons of Liberty against the “unnatural” principle of taxation without
representation, concluding that “the ancestors of the Americans did not leave
their native country and expose themselves to perils and calamities to see
themselves reduced to ...

Irish Politics And Social Conflict In The Age Of The American Revolution

Author: Maurice R. O'Connell
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 0812200977
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The second struggle consisted in freeing to some extent the representation from
the aristocratic borough-owners by whom, in large measure, the British
government controlled the Irish House of Commons. The Patriots decided to
concentrate in 1780 on the first part of their aim, that is, the removal of the
constitutional supremacy of Britain over Ireland and the Irish Parliament. Their
efforts involved the introduction of three measures: a resolution declaring that
only the King, Lords and ...

Constitutional Cultures

Author: Ulrike Bock
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443845485
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On the Concept and Representation of Constitutions in the Atlantic World Ulrike
Bock, Katrin Dircksen, Silke Hensel ... states based on written constitutions.1
While the political changes were considered revolutions, especially those in
France and the United States of America, Latin America was left out of the picture
for a long time.2 The notion of the Atlantic revolution as presented by Jacques
Godechot and Robert R. Palmer in 1955 at the international conference of
historians received ...

Crisis In Representation

Author: Steven Blakemore
Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
ISBN: 9780838637142
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His conception of the Revolution is essentially a self-encompassing vision of
himself: Paine believed that he had also created the American Revolution, which
"caused" the French Revolution and all the pan-European revolutions that he ...
Edmund Burke and his defense of the French Revolution and then move
chronologically to his Letter to George Washington (1796) and Paine's revision of
his place in the American Revolution, concluding thematically with The Age of
Reason (1794) ...

Die Erfindung Demokratischer Repr Sentation In Den Federalist Papers

Author: Beatrice Brunhöber
Publisher: Mohr Siebeck
ISBN: 9783161502750
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... „Political Representation in England and the Origins of the American Republic"
(1966) von Jack R. Pole, die historische Abhandlung „The Creation of the
American Republic, 1776-1787" (1969) von Gordon S. Wood79 und die
verfassungshistorische Analyse „The Concept of Representation in the Age of the
American Revolution" (1989) von John P. Reid.80 Die einzige nennenswerte
staatstheoretische Begriffsanalyse ist die 1967 erschienene Studie „A Concept of
Representation" ...

The Revolutionary Constitution

Author: David J. Bodenhamer
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019991303X
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The history and aftermath of the “one man, one vote” decisions are explored in
Robert G. Dixon, Democratic Representation: Reapportionment in Law and
Politics (New York: Oxford University Press, 1968). Robert A. Dahl, How ... John
Phillip Reid, The Concept of Liberty in the Age of American Revolution (Madison:
University of Wisconsin Press, 1988), contains a brilliant analysis of the conflict
between liberty and racial subordination during the Revolutionary era. The
problem of ...