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Writing the Victorian constitution

Author: Ian Ward
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018] ©2018
Series: Palgrave modern legal history series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book charts the writing of the English constitution through the work of four of the most influential jurists in the history of English constitutional thought—Edmund Burke, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Walter Bagehot and Albert Venn Dicey. Stretching from the French Revolution to the death of Queen Victoria, their writing is both representative of and formative to the Victorian constitution. Ian Ward traces how  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)1042076174
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Ward
ISBN: 9783319966762 3319966766
OCLC Number: 1049802554
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Intro; Writing the Victorian Constitution; Contents; Chapter 1 Introduction: The Written Constitution; Writing History; Whigs and Sceptics; The Ironists; The Victorians and Their Constitution; Writing the Victorians; Writing the Constitution; References; Chapter 2 The Revolution of Mr Burke; The Furies of Hell; Glory and Emulation; A Wilderness of Rhapsodies; Ghosts; References; Chapter 3 The Great Dramatist; The Great Act and the Great Betrayal; The Romance of History; A Peculiar Revolution; Apostle of the Philistines; References; Chapter 4 The Greatest Victorian; Leaping in the Dark Dignity and HistoryThe Efficient Secret; The Greatest Victorian; References; Chapter 5 Dicey's Law; The Age of Reason and Unmuzzling; Much Shaken; Professor Dicey's Study; The Oracle; References; Bibliography; Index
Series Title: Palgrave modern legal history series.
Responsibility: Ian Ward.

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