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political and legislative history of Liberia

Charles Henry Huberich

political and legislative history of Liberia

a documentary history of the constitutions, laws and treaties of Liberia from the earliest settlements to the establishment of the Republic, a sketch of the activities of the American colonization societies, a commentary on the constitution of the Republic and a survey of the political and social legislation from 1847 to 1944; with appendices containing the laws of the colony of Liberia, 1820-1839, and Acts of the Governor and Council, 1839-1847.

by Charles Henry Huberich

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Published by Central Book Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liberia -- Constitutional history,
  • Liberia -- Politics and government

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: v. 2, p. 1668-1703.

    StatementForeword by Roscoe Pound.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (xxii, 1734 p.) port., fold. maps, facsims.
    Number of Pages1734
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15263097M

    More information about Liberia is available on the Liberia Page and from other Department of State publications and other sources listed at the end of this fact sheet. U.S.-LIBERIA RELATIONS The United States established diplomatic relations with Liberia in ; 17 years after it declared independence from the American Colonization Society, an organization that resettled free African. local forms of the state, secular political trends have similar effects in different places. This analysis suggest that the political history of Liberia can, to a significant extent, be understood with reference to dynamics of concentration of power and social struggles that .

    Part of the History in Depth book series (HD) Abstract. The end of the institution, maintenance, and administration of government, is to secure the existence of the body politic, to protect it, and to furnish the individuals who compose it, with the power of enjoying in safety and tranquillity, their natural rights, and the blessings of life Author: Henry S. Wilson. It is the Liberia of Fletcher Knebel's novel, The Zinzin Road.3 It is essentially the picture of Liberia drawn in Professor J. Gus Liebenow's book Liberia, the Evolution of Privilege (Cornell University Press, ). Liebenow has in fact writ-ten a political counterpart or supplement to Growth Without Development.

    A new constitution was adopted by the American Colonization Society on 5 January It provided for a Council with six elected members representing Caldwell, Millsburg, Monrovia and New Georgia and four to represent Bassa Cova, Bexley, Edina and Marshall. All . ‘The Political and Legislative History of Liberia’, 2 vols. (New York, ). Kappel, Robert, ‘Resistance of the Liberian People – Problems of the Ignored Facts, in: Hinzen, Eckhard, and Kappel, Robert (eds), ‘Dependence, Underdevelopment and Persistent Conflict – On the Political Economy of Liberia’, pp. - (Bremen, ).


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The political and legislative history of Liberia a documentary history of the constitutions, laws and treaties of Liberia from the earliest settlements to the establishment of the Republic, a sketch of the activities of the American colonization societies, a commentary on the constitution of the Republic and a survey of the political and social legislation from to with appendices containing the laws of the colony of Liberia.

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The Political and Legislative History of Liberia. Central Book Co., 2 pp. An exhaustive account of the development of Liberian political life and constitutional practices, both before and after independence, by a former legal adviser of the Liberian Government.

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Administratively, Liberia is divided into 15 counties. History Founding to Liberia was founded inwhen officials of the American Colonization Society were granted possession of Cape Mesurado by local De chiefs for the settlement of freed American slaves. African-American immigrants were landed inthe first of s to.

Liberian Politics tells the fascinating story of Liberia's early nation-building efforts, its attempts to establish democracy, and the pivotal role played by African Americans in exporting the American democratic experiment to Liberia.

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The Politics of Liberia takes place in a framework of a presidential representative democratic republic modeled on the government of the United States, whereby the President is the head of state and head of government; unlike the United States, however, Liberia is a unitary state as opposed to a federation and has a pluriform multi-party system rather than the two-party system that characterizes US politics.

Also mirroring American policy, the legislative branch of Liberia's government is bicameral, consisting of a Senate, and a lower House of Representatives. There are a total of thirty senators (two from each county), and the 64 seats within the House of Representatives are divided among the counties based upon population, with a minimum of two.

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The United States had a long history of intervening in Liberia's internal affairs, repeatedly sending naval vessels to help suppress insurrections by indigenous tribes before and after independence (in, and ). General elections were held for the first time in newly independent Liberia on 27 Septemberalongside a constitutional referendum.

The result was a victory for Governor Joseph Jenkins Roberts of the Pro-Administration Party, who defeated Samuel Benedict of the Anti-Administration Party. The Political and legislative history of Liberia: a documentary history of the constitutions, laws and treaties of Liberia from the earliest settlements to the establishment of the Republic, a sketch of the activities of the American colonization societies, a commentary on the constitiution of the Republic and a survey of the political and social legislation from to ; with appendices containing the laws of.

Eligibility. The Legislature of Liberia was modeled based on the Legislature of United States. It was bicameral, with a Senate and the House of are 13 counties in the country and based on the population, each county is defined to have at least two members, while the total number of members to the house including the Speaker being The political and legislative history of Liberia: a documentary history of the constitutions, laws and treaties of Liberia from the earliest settlements to the establishment of the Republic, a sketch of the activities of the American colonization societies, a commentary on the constitution of the Republic and a survey of the political and social legislation from to with appendices.

Legislature. The legislature of Liberia was modeled based on the Legislature of United States. It is bicameral in nature with a Senate and the House of are 15 counties in the country and based on the population, each county is defined to have at least two members, while the total number of members to the house including the Speaker of the House being Houses: Senate, House of Representatives.

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