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2. Writing the constitution

2. Writing the constitution  

Martin Loughlin

in The British Constitution: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2013
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778445
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199697694.003.0003
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chapter
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9780199697694
‘Writing the constitution’ looks at how the British have thought about their constitution. At the heart of this lies an antagonism between liberty and authority. A state of liberty believed ... More
6. Whither the constitution?

6. Whither the constitution?  

Martin Loughlin

in The British Constitution: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2013
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778445
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199697694.003.0007
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chapter
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9780199697694
‘Whither the constitution?’ discusses the continuing trajectory of the British constitution. The British constitution blends all three of the sources of legitimacy identified by Max Weber: ... More
3. Parliamentary government

3. Parliamentary government  

Martin Loughlin

in The British Constitution: A Very Short Introduction

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Apr 2013
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778445
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199697694.003.0004
Item type: 
chapter
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9780199697694
‘Parliamentary government’ considers how Parliament became the ‘mirror of the nation’ and the nature of its role today. Initially created by the will of the monarch, Parliament became an ... More
The British Constitution: A Very Short Introduction

The British Constitution: A Very Short Introduction  

Martin Loughlin

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2013
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191778445
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199697694.001.0001
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book
ISBN: 
9780199697694
The British Constitution: A Very Short Introduction explores one of the most unusual constitutional arrangements in the world. It considers the scope and nature of the British ... More

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