Usage examples for redistribution

  1. Gratuitous primary instruction, and the redistribution of electoral power, are other matters of signal importance, which comparatively few men will consent to discuss seriously and patiently, and for our indifference to which we shall one day surely smart. – On Compromise by John Morley
  2. The new and important feature of that part of the law is the recapture and redistribution of excess rates. – State of the Union Addresses of Calvin Coolidge by Calvin Coolidge
  3. The law of incessant change, he says, must be the unifying principle which in its simplest form is " the redistribution of matter and motion." – The Universe a Vast Electric Organism by George Woodward Warder
  4. I venture no concrete conclusions on this point, beyond the general conclusion that a redistribution of wealth, with no change in the quantity of gold, might well be expected to alter the value of gold. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  5. This feature of the Industrial Revolution was as important as its redistribution of industry. – A Short History of English Liberalism by Walter Lyon Blease
  6. 7. Along with this redistribution of the matter composing any evolving aggregate there goes on a redistribution of the retained motion of its components in relation to one another; this also becomes, step by step, more definitely heterogeneous. – Herbert Spencer by J. Arthur Thomson
  7. Consequently a process of redistribution begins which continues until the nearest approach to equilibrium is restored. – Dry-Farming by John A. Widtsoe
  8. The redistribution must be such that the resulting motive to war will be weaker than the motive to peace. – American World Policies by Walter E. Weyl
  9. To satisfy the nations without colonies, some arrangements must also be made for a redistribution of rights in colonies already belonging to the great powers. – American World Policies by Walter E. Weyl
  10. The Franchise Bill was now coming before the House of Commons; and under the provisions agreed to by the Speaker's Conference, extension of the franchise was to be applied in Ireland, but there was to be no redistribution. – John Redmond's Last Years by Stephen Gwynn
  11. But, while they expressed that desire, they communicated confidentially to Greece that it must on no account associate that desire on the part of the Government with any engagement for the redistribution of territory. – Selected-Speeches-on-British-Foreign-Policy-1738-1914 by Jones, Edgar R. (Edgar Rees), Sir
  12. When we did reach the line to take over on the night of 16th, the redistribution of boundaries cut out " D" Company's bit of the line altogether, so that they came in as a second support company, and incidentally they were in the other brigade's area, as they could not find accommodation in our own sector. – The Fifth Battalion Highland Light Infantry in the War 1914-1918 by F.L. Morrison
  13. But if right- doing is the most important thing in the world, more important than happiness, more important to all time even than the perpetual redistribution of matter and motion, to whom is it important? – Evolution by Frank B. Jevons
  14. See Riel Rebellion, 1869- 1870. Redistribution Bill. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  15. That this condition is coming in Europe no one will deny who sees the rush of events toward a redistribution of the profits of industry. – The Martial Adventures of Henry and Me by William Allen White