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The Resource Constitution-making and transnational legal order, edited by Gregory Shaffer, University of California, Irvine; Tom Ginsburg, University of Chicago; Terence C. Halliday, American Bar Foundation

Constitution-making and transnational legal order, edited by Gregory Shaffer, University of California, Irvine; Tom Ginsburg, University of Chicago; Terence C. Halliday, American Bar Foundation

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Constitution-making and transnational legal order
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Constitution-making and transnational legal order
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edited by Gregory Shaffer, University of California, Irvine; Tom Ginsburg, University of Chicago; Terence C. Halliday, American Bar Foundation
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Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"His common way of conceiving of constitution-making, however, is simply wrong. It ignores the long history of transnational flow of ideas about constitutions and how they should be made. Indeed, the very idea of a formal written constitution is foreign in many parts of the world, including in South Sudan. When one examines the actual processes by which constitutional documents are made"--
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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1958-
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  • Shaffer, Gregory C.
  • Ginsburg, Tom
  • Halliday, Terence C.
Series statement
Comparative constitutional law and policy
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  • Constitutional law
  • Law and globalization
  • Law
  • Constitutional law
  • Law and globalization
  • Law
Label
Constitution-making and transnational legal order, edited by Gregory Shaffer, University of California, Irvine; Tom Ginsburg, University of Chicago; Terence C. Halliday, American Bar Foundation
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
1. Constitution-making as transnational legal ordering / Tom Ginsburg, Terence C. Halliday and Gregory Shaffer -- 2. Constitutional advice and transnational legal order / Tom Ginsburg -- 3. A transnational actor on a dramatic stage -- Sir Ivor Jennings and the manipulation of Westminster style democracy in Pakistan / H. Kumarasingham -- 4. Constitutions in world society: a new measure of human rights / Colin J. Beck, John W. Meyer, Ralph I. Hosoki and Gili S. Drori -- 5. Constitutional dialects: the language of transnational legal orders / David S. Law -- 6. Transnational constitution-making: the contribution of the Venice Commission on law and democracy / Paul Craig -- 7. Autocracy under cover of the transnational lega order / Kim Lane Scheppele -- 8. Democratic erosion and constitution-making moments: the role of transnational legal norms / David E. Landau -- 9. The possibilities and limits of a constitution-making transnational legal order: the case of Chile / Javier Couso -- 10. Participatory constitution-making as a transnational legal norm: why does it "stick" in some contexts and not in others? / Abrak Saati
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 320 pages
Isbn
9781108473101
Lccn
2019003920
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unmediated
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rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1055435904
Label
Constitution-making and transnational legal order, edited by Gregory Shaffer, University of California, Irvine; Tom Ginsburg, University of Chicago; Terence C. Halliday, American Bar Foundation
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Constitution-making as transnational legal ordering / Tom Ginsburg, Terence C. Halliday and Gregory Shaffer -- 2. Constitutional advice and transnational legal order / Tom Ginsburg -- 3. A transnational actor on a dramatic stage -- Sir Ivor Jennings and the manipulation of Westminster style democracy in Pakistan / H. Kumarasingham -- 4. Constitutions in world society: a new measure of human rights / Colin J. Beck, John W. Meyer, Ralph I. Hosoki and Gili S. Drori -- 5. Constitutional dialects: the language of transnational legal orders / David S. Law -- 6. Transnational constitution-making: the contribution of the Venice Commission on law and democracy / Paul Craig -- 7. Autocracy under cover of the transnational lega order / Kim Lane Scheppele -- 8. Democratic erosion and constitution-making moments: the role of transnational legal norms / David E. Landau -- 9. The possibilities and limits of a constitution-making transnational legal order: the case of Chile / Javier Couso -- 10. Participatory constitution-making as a transnational legal norm: why does it "stick" in some contexts and not in others? / Abrak Saati
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 320 pages
Isbn
9781108473101
Lccn
2019003920
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1055435904

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