Chapter 87. The Separation of Powers

  1. Jack P. Greene and
  2. J. R. Pole
  1. Maurice J. C. Vile

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch87

A Companion to the American Revolution

A Companion to the American Revolution

How to Cite

Vile, M. J. C. (2000) The Separation of Powers, in A Companion to the American Revolution (eds J. P. Greene and J. R. Pole), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470756454.ch87

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631210580

Online ISBN: 9780470756454

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Keywords:

  • separation of power;
  • english civil war;
  • monarchy;
  • democracy;
  • constitutional theorists

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Concept of the Separation of Powers' and the English Civil War

  • Eighteenth-Century Constitutional Theorists

  • The Drafting of State Constitutions

  • The Federal Constitution