During the past four hundred years many institutions that Americans
consider to be the natural order of human affairs were born: representative
democracy, the private enterprise system of capitalism, and
individualism, among others.
Miller, Arthur S.
"The End of a Four Hundred-Year Boom: The Need for Major Constitutional Change,"
Nova Law Review: Vol. 8
, Article 1.
Available at: http://nsuworks.nova.edu/nlr/vol8/iss1/1