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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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Inventing Leadership: The Challenge of Democracy

J. Thomas Wren - Political Science - 2007 - 404 pages
...'minority faction' that Madison had identified in Federalist No. 10, and could be dealt with through 'the republican principle, which enables the majority to defeat its sinister views by regular vote'.105 Likewise the fundamentalists in Madison's own party, the 'Tertium Quids', were as yet but...
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American Government: Balancing Democracy and Rights

Marc Karnis Landy, Sidney M. Milkis - History - 2008 - 825 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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