Legislative principles : the history and theory of lawmaking by representative government / by Robert Luce.
Clark, N.J. : Lawbook Exchange, 2006.
vi, 667 pages ; 23 cm
Luce, Robert, 1862-1946. Science of legislation.
Formatted Contents Note
What is law? Monarchs and sovereignty Lawmaking by assemblies In the American colonies Varied development Constitutions Amending the organic law Fundamentals and their force Representation Majority and plurality Minorities Occupational representation Franchise tests The suffrage Places or population Apportionment under the Union Districts Corrupt practices in elections Theories of representation Instructions in Congress Independence v. responsibility The right of petition Public opinion The initiative and referendum The referendum.
At head of title: The science of legislation. Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., 1930. (The science of legislation).
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.