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Constitutional Law, 5/e$75.00 – $120.00
A government that is elected by, and therefore representative of, the people. The term “representative government” refers to the requirement that laws must only be made by a legislature that has been elected by the people (as opposed to by the Crown legislating through the use of the royal prerogative).