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Modern political institutions
Simeon Eben Baldwin


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Modern political institutions
by Simeon E. Baldwin

Published 1898 by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

The centenary of modern government
The first century's changes in our state constitutions
Absolute power, an American institution
The exemption of the accused from examination in criminal proceedings
Freedom of incorporation
American jurisprudence
The decadence of the legal fiction
The recognition of habitual criminals as a class to be treated by itself
The defence by the state of suits attacking testamentary charities
Salaries for members of the legislature
Permanent courts for international arbitration
The Monroe doctrine in 1898.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Also available in digital form on the Internet Archive Web site.


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JK246 .B18

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387 p. ;
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