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Constitutional Concepts: Federalist 51

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"But the great security against a gradual concentration of the several powers in the same department consists in giving to those who administer each department, the necessary constitutional means, and personal motives, to resist encroachments of the others."

This excerpt from Federalist 51 best exemplifies Madison's support of

A

representative government.

B

a republic.

C

controlling factions.

D

a large government.

E

separation of powers.