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The English constitution

Written in 1867, The English Constitution remains the best account of the history and working of the British political system. It analyses the monarchy, the role of the prime minister and cabinet, and makes comparisons with the American system
Print Book, English, 2009
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 2009
History
xxxiv, 219 pages ; 20 cm.
9780199539017, 0199539014
277068160
Introductionvii
Note on the Textxxx
Select Bibliographyxxxi
A Chronology of Walter Bagehotxxxiii
The English Constitution
1(200)
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3(2)
The Cabinet
5(21)
The Pre-requisites of Cabinet Government, and the Peculiar Form which they have Assumed in England
26(12)
The Monarchy
38(15)
The Monarchy (continued)
53(20)
The House of Lords
73(26)
The House of Commons
99(29)
On Changes of Ministry
128(27)
Its Supposed Checks and Balances
155(23)
Its History, and the Effects of that History---Conclusion
178(23)
Appendix on Reform201(6)
Explanatory Notes207
This ed. originally published: 2001
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