Preservation of liberty 4 promote peace and safety

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Unformatted text preview: Political power purpose: 1. Protect property 2. Promote the common good 3. Preservation of liberty 4. Promote peace and safety  ­Limits given to legislative power 1. Violations of the rule of law 2. Laws that violate the good of the people 3. Taxation w/o consent 4. Can’t abdicate legal power  ­Institutionalization 1. Form of government 2. Rule of law constitutionalism  ­The idea that society should be ruled by law and that law be of such a nature to bring about that purpose  ­Legitimate authority is present in acting within legally defined powers  ­Law of Nature  ­This norm governs the affairs of individuals and...
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