montesquieu montesquieu

Definition(s):

  • (n) French political philosopher who advocated the separation of executive and legislative and judicial powers (1689-1755)

Wiki Images for montesquieu

definition of montesquieu
meaning of montesquieu

Quotes

  1. ...Minister Abdullah Gül, addressing the special session before the declaration was read out, said France stood at a "historic crossroads" and would chose between "becoming the country of Voltaire and Montesquieu or following a colonialist...
    on Oct 21, 2006 By: Abdullah Gul Source: Turkish Daily News (subscription)

  2. As James Madison wrote, "the oracle who is always consulted and cited on this subject is the celebrated Montesquieu."
    on Oct 14, 2009 By: James Madison Source: Hot Air (blog)

Word of the Day
periphery periphery
/pə ˈrɪ fə ri /