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" The virtue, spirit, and essence of a House of Commons consists in its being the express image of the feelings of the nation. It was not instituted to be a control upon the people, as of late it has been taught, by a doctrine of the most pernicious tendency.... "
The Gentleman's Magazine - Página 557
1817
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How the World Votes: The Story of Democratic Development in Elections, Volumen 1

Charles Seymour, Donald Paige Frary - 1918 - 761 páginas
...statesmen, amongst them Burke, who did not fear to assert that "the virtue, the spirit, the essence of the House of Commons consists in its being the express image of the nation." But the political power of the Prime Minister would doubtless have sufficed to disarm the...
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Proportional Representation

Alva Edward Garey - 1920 - 166 páginas
...bring the results wholly overlooked by Burke when he said: "The virtue, the spirit , the essence of the House of Commons consists in its being the express image of the nation." Por at the close of the eighteenth century when these words were spoken it could be said truthfully...
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The State and the Church

Moorhouse F. X. Millar - 1922 - 331 páginas
...66. Burke in his ' ' Thoughts on the Cause of the Present Discontents, " 1770, had said: "The virtue, spirit, and essence of a House of Commons consists...feelings of the nation. It was not instituted to be a control upon the people, as of late it has been taught by a doctrine of the most pernicious tendency....
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The State and the Church

John Augustine Ryan, Moorhouse F. X. Millar - 1922 - 331 páginas
...66. Burke in his ' ' Thoughts on the Cause of the Present Piscontents," 1770, had said: "The virtue, spirit, and essence of a House of Commons consists in its being the express image of the feelings of tta nation. It was not instituted to be a control upon the people, as of late it has been taught by...
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The Irresistible Movement of Democracy

John Simpson Penman - 1923 - 729 páginas
...people, or while factions predominated in the Court in which the nation had no confidence. "The virtue, spirit, and essence of a House of Commons consists...feelings of the nation. It was not instituted to be a control upon the people, as of late it has been taught, by a doctrine of the most pernicious tendency....
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The Concept of Representation

Hanna F. Pitkin - 1967 - 323 páginas
...shall be made to bear some stamp of the actual disposition of the people at large. . . . The virtue, spirit and essence of a House of Commons consists...its being the express image of the feelings of the nation.71 It is always "sentiment" or popular "feelings" that are to be reproduced or reflected accurately...
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Political Innovation and Conceptual Change

Terence Ball, Professor of Political Science Terence Ball, James Farr, Russell L. Hanson, Russell Hanson - 1989 - 366 páginas
...excluded from representation. "The virtue, spirit, and essence of a House of Commons," Burke says, "consists in its being the express image of the feelings of the nation." Its task is not so much to govern as to control the government on behalf of the people. "It was not...
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Pre-Revolutionary Writings

Edmund Burke, Ian Harris - 1993 - 328 páginas
...popular representative. This belongs equally to all parts of Government, and in all forms. The virtue, spirit, and essence of a House of Commons consists in its being the express image 91 of the feelings of the nation. It was not instituted to be a controul upon the people, as of late...
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The Useful Cobbler: Edmund Burke and the Politics of Progress

James Conniff - 1994 - 363 páginas
...Caprice." 68 In addition, the Commons ought, in Burke's opinion, to be close to the people: "the virtue, spirit, and essence of a House of Commons consists...feelings of the nation. It was not instituted to be a control upon the people, as of late it has been taught, by a doctrine of the most pernicious tendency....
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Edmund Burke: Selected Writings and Speeches

Edmund Burke - 1997 - 702 páginas
...popular representative. This belongs equally to all parts of government and in all forms. The virtue, spirit, and essence of a House of Commons consists...feelings of the nation. It was not instituted to be a control upon the people, as of late it has been taught, by a doctrine of the most pernicous tendency....
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