The Monarchy and the Constitution

@inproceedings{Bogdanor1995TheMA,
  title={The Monarchy and the Constitution},
  author={Vernon Bogdanor},
  year={1995}
}
In the increasingly questioning world of the 1990s, the role of the monarchy in a democracy is again coming under scrutiny. Its critics argue that the monarchy is a profoundly conservative institution which serves to inhibit social change; that it has outlived its usefulness; that it symbolizes and reinforces deference and hierachy; and that its radical reform is therefore long overdue. Rejecting these arguments Vernon Bogdanor makes a powerful case for the positive role that monarchy plays in… 
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