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" If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief is supplied by the republican principle, which enables the majority to defeat its sinister views by regular vote. It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society ; but it will be unable... "
Popular Government: Its Essence, Its Permanence and Its Perils - Page 74
by William Howard Taft - 1913 - 283 pages
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The Declaration of Independence and Other Great Documents of American ...

John Grafton - History - 2000 - 96 pages
...faction cannot be removed, and that relief is only to be sought in the means of controlling its EFFECTS. If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief...vote. It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society; but it will be unable to execute and mask its violence under the forms of the Constitution....
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A Free Society Reader: Principles for the New Millennium

Michael Novak, William Brailsford, Cornelius Heesters - Political Science - 2000 - 414 pages
...faction cannot be removed and that relief is only to be sought in the means of controlling its effects. If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief...vote. It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society; but it will be unable to execute and mask its violence under the forms of the Constitution....
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American Government: Conflict, Compromise, and Citizenship

Christopher J. Bosso, John Portz, Michael Carlton Tolley - Social Science - 2000 - 574 pages
...faction cannot be removed, and that relief is only to be sought in the means of controlling its EFFECTS. If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief...vote. It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society; but it will be unable to execute and mask its violence under the forms of the Constitution,...
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The American Constitutional Experience: Selected Readings & Supreme Court ...

James A. Curry, Richard M Battistoni - Constitutional law - 2000 - 175 pages
...faction cannot be removed; and that relief is only to be sought in the means of controlling its effects. If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief...vote: It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society; but it will be unable to execute and mask its violence under the forms of the Constitution....
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Constitutional Comparison: Japan, Germany, Canada and South Africa As ...

F. Venter - Law - 2000 - 274 pages
...might today be understood as modern democracy) expressed in his famous The Federalist No 10 at 44: 'If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief...vote. It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society; but it will be unable to execute and mask its violence under the forms of the Constitution....
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A Republic, If You Can Keep it

Ronald F. Brecke - Political Science - 2000 - 139 pages
...#10). Unfortunately, Madison takes a mere two sentences to reject the possibility of minority faction: "If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief...vote. It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society, but it will be unable to execute and mask its violence under the forms of the Constitution"...
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The Secret Lives of Citizens: Pursuing the Promise of American Life

Thomas Geoghegan - Law - 2000 - 240 pages
..."creditor class," which was the minority faction, became too strong? Not to worry, Madison said. "If faction consists of less than a majority, relief is supplied by the republican principle." He meant debtors being more numerous could use majority vote. Even the Senate was somewhat based on...
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The Intellectual Origins of Jeffersonian Democracy: Republicanism, the Class ...

Douglass Adair, Mark E. Yellin - Political Science - 2000 - 185 pages
...were obvious. A small economic faction or a tiny splinter group of crack-pots, offered little trouble: "relief is supplied by the republican principle, which enables the majority to defeat [the minority's] sinister views by regular vote." But what if a ruthless and overbearing party included...
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Selected Federalist Papers

Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay - Political Science - 2001 - 208 pages
...faction cannot be removed, and that relief is only to be sought in the means of controlling its effects. If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief...vote. It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society; but it will be unable to execute and mask its violence under the forms of the Constitution....
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Democracy: A Reader

Ricardo Blaug, John J. Schwarzmantel - Political Science - 2001 - 571 pages
...faction cannot be removed and that relief is only to be sought in the means of controlling its effects. If a faction consists of less than a majority, relief...vote. It may clog the administration, it may convulse the society; but it will be unable to execute and mask its violence under the forms of the Constitution....
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