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Comparative constitutional law & politics

by Ran Hirschl

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Published by Faculty of Law, University of Toronto in Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Judicial review,
  • Constitutional courts,
  • Constitutional law,
  • Jurisprudence,
  • Democracy

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesComparative constitutional law and politics, Constitutional law and politics
    StatementRan Hirschl
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Faculty of Law
    The Physical Object
    Pagination400 p. ;
    Number of Pages400
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26446613M
    OCLC/WorldCa977544012

      " For a deeper look than I can offer here at Hirschl’s book, and a testament to its impact on the field, see the multiple reviews from Canadian perspectives alone: Benjamin L. Berger, Review of Comparative Matters: The Renaissance of Comparative Constitutional Law, 49 Law & Soc’y Rev. (); Lorne Neudorf, Review of Comparative Matters: The Renaissance of Comparative Author: Michael Pal. The Evolving Concept of Citizenship in Constitutional Law, () 8 International Journal of Constitutional Law (symposium issue; co-editor with C. Saunders). Education, Administration, and Justice: Essays in Honour of Frank Iacobucci, () 57 University of Toronto Law Journal (symposium issue; co-editor with P. Macklem, D.

    This book seeks to fill a void in the representation of South Asian constitutions and constitutionalism in international discourse. Although parts of South Asia have remained obscure and unstable on the fine balance of constitutional stability and constitutionalism, an appreciable number of countries have successfully operated constitutional schemes that are based on systems developed in the. Summary of the course Constituional Law Contains a main summary of the book: Constitutions Compared - Aalt Willem Heringa This is the content of the summary; Introduction 4 Narrow/formal vs. Broad/substantive 4 Constitution basic terms 5 Terminology 5 Abusive constitutionalism, sham constitutions, aspirational constitutions. 6 The constituent power: foundation of constitution making 7 .

    Tushnet’s ADVANCED INTRODUCTION TO COMPARATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL LAW is a first rate analysis of comparative constitutional scholarship that will be of interest both to law professors and social scientists. Its brevity will make it of greater utility to advanced than to beginning students. In the introduction, Tushnet (p. Those judgments and regulations were then explained in figure or statistics. The comparative constitutional law method has functioned to appraise other countries' experiences, including Author: Mark Tushnet.


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Comparative study has emerged as the new frontier of constitutional law scholarship as well as an important aspect of constitutional adjudication. Increasingly, jurists, scholars, and constitution drafters worldwide are accepting that 'we are all comparativists now'. And yet, despite this tremendous renaissance, the 'comparative' aspect of the enterprise, as a method and a project, remains.

This book presents new perspectives on recurrent topics and debates that enrich comparative constitutional law in other regions of the world, both in the Global South and the Global by: 2. Comparative constitutional law has a long pedigree, but the comparative study of constitution-making has emerged and taken form only in the last quarter-century.

While much of the initial impetus came from the study of the American and French constituent assemblies in the late eighteenth century, this volume exemplifies the large comparative.

And it is a book that challenges socio-legal researchers seeking to contest rather than simply affirm the received wisdom on the religious politics of comparative constitutional law to take more seriously those places, like Sri Lanka, and traditions, like Buddhism, that are usually relegated to the literature's by: 8.

In concluding this section, Hirschl asserts that “Alongside other new horizons of comparative inquiry discussed elsewhere in this book, religion law provides what appears to be the most fertile terrain for placing contemporary debates in (comparative) constitutional law in a broader, richer, and more sophisticated context” (p.

1 COMPARATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL LAW: A THUMBNAIL HISTORY The field of comparative constitutional studies can be traced back at least to Aristotle’s Politics, which systematically evaluated the constitutions of the Greek city states to inform normative theorizing on optimal design.

Classical thinkers in Imperial China, India and else-Cited by: 9. This book is the first to provide systematic narratives and analysis of Asian experiences of constitutional courts and related developments, and to introduce comparative, historical and theoretical perspectives on these experiences, as well as debates on the relevant issues in countries that do not as yet have constitutional courts.

Comparative Constitutional Change has developed into a distinct field of constitutional law. It encompasses the study of constitutions through the way they change and covers a wide scope of topics and methodologies.

This article examines the evolution of the field of comparative constitutional law and its relationship to politics and international rights; constitutionalism; constitutional foundings and transformations; constitutional structures; structures of judicial review; generic constitutional law; and national identity.

Innumerable comparative studies address the ways in which different Cited by: Sujit Choudhry. 3K likes. Sujit Choudhry is an internationally recognized authority on comparative constitutional law and ers: K. With clean writing and a clear structure, the highly regarded Garoupa and Ginsburg have written a wonderful book which makes serious, much-needed advances in the empirical study of courts, in comparative law, in constitutional law, and in comparative politics.” –.

Professor Tushnet, who graduated from Harvard College and Yale Law School and served as a law clerk to Justice Thurgood Marshall, specializes in constitutional law and theory, including comparative constitutional law.

His research includes studies examining (skeptically) the practice of judicial review in the United States and around the world.

Oxford Comparative Constitutionalism publishes public law scholarship of the highest calibre by scholars of all academic ranks. The series is, above all, comparative in nature: we aim to publish outstanding monographs (and on exceptional occasions edited collections) that enrich our comparative understanding of constitutional doctrine, norms.

A similar emphasis on comparative constitutional law as the study of formal political institutions is evident in John William Burgess’ seminal book Political Science and Comparative Constitutional Law, published in 13 Burgess was a professor of political science and law at Columbia University, and is considered one of the founding Cited by: Introduction: Comparative Constitutional Law.

A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Recent literature on comparative judicial politics reveals a variety of. Ø Constitutional Law and Millennium Development Goals – Globalization and Constitutional Law Ø Amending Powers – Limits SUGGESTED READINGS* Books 1.

Comparative Constitutional Law (2nd ed., Wadhwa Nagpur, ). Comparative Federalism (Lexis Nexis, ). Size: KB. The field of comparative constitutional law has grown immensely over the past couple of decades.

Once a minor and obscure adjunct to the field of domestic constitutional law, comparative constitutional law has now moved front and centre. Driven by the global spread of democratic government and the expansion of international human rights law, the prominence and visibility of the field, among.

"This book provides a welcome and valuable contribution to the literature of comparative constitutional law and judicial politics: it broadens our comparative horizons by making the important example of the Indonesian Constitutional Court, with its distinctive history and model of constitutional review, more familiar and accessible to us; and.

The field of comparative constitutional law has grown immensely over the past couple of decades. Once a minor and obscure adjunct to the field of domestic constitutional law, comparative constitutional law has now moved front and center. The prominence and visibility of the field, both among.

] COMPARATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL LAW capital punishment and deterrence,11 or of social welfare rights, effective levels of social spending, and social well being Having noted some of this book’s many contributions, I now want to reflectFile Size: KB.

4. Mark Tushnet, The Possibilities of Comparative Constitutional Law () Yale.L.J. (included in reading material) Further suggested readings 5. Vicki C. Jackson and Mark V. Tushnet, Comparative Constitutional Law, Foundation Press, pp 6.

Donald Kommers, The Value of Comparative Constitutional Law, 9 J. Marshall J. Size: 54KB. 7. Ran Hirschl (), ‘The Question of Case Selection in Comparative Constitutional Law’, American Journal of Comparative Law, 53 (1), Winter, –55 PART III CONSTITUTION MAKING 8.

Jon Elster (), ‘Forces and Mechanisms in the Constitution-Making Process’, Duke Law Journal, 45 (2), November, –96 : Mark Tushnet.Comparative Constitutional Law and Policy: Comparative Perspectives on the Canadian Constitution (Comparative Constitutional Law and Policy) Book Quality: Publisher Quality ISBN Nonfiction, Law, Legal Issues and Ethics, Politics and Government Submitted By: Bookshare Staff Usage Restrictions: This is a copyrighted book.