CONTENTS
PAGE
PREFACEvii
PART I. INTRODUCTION
CHAPTER
I. THE STUDY OF ENGLISH GOVERNMENT3
II. THE BASES OF ENGLISH GOVERNMENT7
The Land7
The Population11
III. BRITISH NATIONALITY AND CITIZENSHIP13
PART II. POPULAR PARTICIPATION IN ENGLISH GOVERNMENT
IV. VOTERS IN GREAT BRITAIN21
English Suffrage History22
Existing Suffrage Provisions in England26
V. POLITICAL PARTIES IN GREAT BRITAIN30
Party History35
Party Programmes41
Party Organization45
PART III. THE ENGLISH CONSTITUTION
VI. THE NATURE OF THE ENGLISH CONSTITUTION53
Introductory53
The Law and Conventions of the Constitution56
VII. THE ORIGIN AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENGLISH CONSTITUTION71
PART IV. THE CENTRAL GOVERNMENT
SECTION 1. THE EXECUTIVE
VIII. THE FORMAL EXECUTIVE: THE KING93
IX. THE REAL EXECUTIVE. 1. POLICY FORMING: MINISTRY, CABINET, AND PRIVY COUNCIL109

-ix-

Notes for this page

Add a new note
If you are trying to select text to create highlights or citations, remember that you must now click or tap on the first word, and then click or tap on the last word.
Loading One moment ...
Project items
Notes
Cite this page

Cited page

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

Cited page

Bookmark this page
The Government of England
Settings

Settings

Typeface
Text size Smaller Larger
Search within

Search within this book

Look up

Look up a word

  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
Please submit a word or phrase above.
Print this page

Print this page

Why can't I print more than one page at a time?

While we understand printed pages are helpful to our users, this limitation is necessary to help protect our publishers' copyrighted material and prevent its unlawful distribution. We are sorry for any inconvenience.
Full screen
/ 332

matching results for page

Cited passage

Style
Citations are available only to our active members.
Sign up now to cite pages or passages in MLA, APA and Chicago citation styles.

Cited passage

Welcome to the new Questia Reader

The Questia Reader has been updated to provide you with an even better online reading experience.  It is now 100% Responsive, which means you can read our books and articles on any sized device you wish.  All of your favorite tools like notes, highlights, and citations are still here, but the way you select text has been updated to be easier to use, especially on touchscreen devices.  Here's how:

1. Click or tap the first word you want to select.
2. Click or tap the last word you want to select.

OK, got it!

Thanks for trying Questia!

Please continue trying out our research tools, but please note, full functionality is available only to our active members.

Your work will be lost once you leave this Web page.

For full access in an ad-free environment, sign up now for a FREE, 1-day trial.

Already a member? Log in now.

Are you sure you want to delete this highlight?