landed interests

See: land, property
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Nothing remains but the landed interest; and this, in a political view, and particularly in relation to taxes, I take to be perfectly united, from the wealthiest landlord down to the poorest tenant.
A landed interest, a manufacturing interest, a mercantile interest, a moneyed interest, with many lesser interests, grow up of necessity in civilized nations, and divide them into different classes, actuated by different sentiments and views.
It was still that glorious war-time which was felt to be a peculiar favour of Providence towards the landed interest, and the fall of prices had not yet come to carry the race of small squires and yeomen down that road to ruin for which extravagant habits and bad husbandry were plentifully anointing their wheels.
I do not wonder that the landed interest should be invincible in the State with these dangerous auxiliaries.
The sad end to the telemetry system installed in the early 2000s is testament to this: it had to be dismantled because it began detecting and revealing the patterns of water theft by powerful landed interests.
(1840), Influences of the Corn Laws, as Affecting all the Classes of the Community, and Particularly the Landed Interests, Second Edition, London, Longman, Orme, Brown, Green and Longmans.
This new era witnessed the Bank of England's rise to prominence and its displacement of landed interests' power and influence.
The entrenchment of landed interests, operationalized through violence, ethnic identity, and power through successive regimes has created a system of 'authoritarian clientalism.' This book offers comparative, historicist, and multidisciplinary views on the role of identity politics in the development of Pakistan.
Given Castellano's emphasis on social ecology, I would have liked to learn how she sees the agricultural philosophies of Whig and Tory landed interests intersecting with her chosen texts.
MANILA -- Nine women had their heads shaved bald at the gates of the House of Representatives in Quezon City to send a message about the sacrifices of farmers against landed interests, including lawmakers who are landowners themselves.
The department secretaries may be coming from totally irrelevant departments like Hajj and Auqaf depending on their lobby and clout with the government in power and other landed interests and connections.
He went on to be awarded an MA at Coventry Polytechnic, where he researched for his dissertation landed interests on Warwickshire County Council in its early decades.