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Title Comparative constitutional law / edited by Tom Ginsburg and Rosalind Dixon

Imprint Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, c2011


 Law Stacks  K3165 .C578 2011    NOT CHECKD OUT
Description xi, 668 p. ; 25 cm
Series Research handbooks in comparative law
Research handbooks in comparative law
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Drafting, design and gender / Helen Irving -- Participation in constitutional design / Justin Blount -- Transitional justice and the transformation of constitutionalism / Ruti Teitel -- Constitutional drafting and external Influence / Zaid Al-Ali -- Constitutional amendment rules : a comparative perspective / Rosalind Dixon -- Constitutional endurance / Tom Ginsburg -- The formation of constitutional identities / Gary J. Jacobsohn -- Citizenship and the boundaries of the constitution / Kim Rubenstein and Niamh Lenagh-Maguire -- Comparative Constitutional Law and Indigenous peoples : Canada, New Zealand and the USA / Claire Charters -- A new global constitutional order? / David Schneiderman -- Legislative-executive relations / Jose Antonio Cheibub and Fernando Limongi -- The separation of legislative and executive powers / Ronald J. Krotoszynski, Jr. -- Political parties and constitutionalism / Richard H. Pildes -- The rise of specialized constitutional courts / Victor Ferreres Comella -- The interplay of constitutional and ordinary jurisdiction / Frank I. Michelman -- Constitutional experimentation : rethinking how a Bill of Rights functions / Janet L. Hiebert -- The rise of weak-form judicial review / Mark Tushnet -- Constitutions and emergency regimes / Oren Gross -- Federalism, devolution and secession : from classical to post-conflict federalism / Sujit Choudhry and Nathan Hume -- The structure and scope of constitutional rights / Stephen Gardbaum -- The comparative constitutional law of freedom of expression / Adrienne Stone -- Comparative constitutional law and religion / Ran Hirschl -- Autonomy, dignity and abortion / Donald P. Kommers -- Human dignity in constitutional adjudication / Paolo G. Carozza -- Equality / Kate O'Regan and Nick Friedman -- The right to property / Tom Allen -- Socio-economic rights : has the promise of eradicating the divide between first and second generation rights been fulfilled? / Dennis M. Davis -- Comparative constitutional law and the challenges of terrorism law / Kent Roach -- Legal protection of same-sex partnerships and comparative constitutional law / Nicholas Bamforth -- Judicial engagement with comparative law / Cheryl Saunders -- Constitutional interpretation in comparative perspective : comparing judges or courts? / Vicki Jackson and Jamal Greene -- Docket control and the success of constitutional courts / David Fontana
Subject Constitutional law
Alt Author Ginsburg, Tom
Dixon, Rosalind
ISBN 9781848445390