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Comparative Federalism : Constitutional Arrangements and Case Law (Hardcover) (Francesco Palermo & Karl

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This is the first comprehensive book that explores the subject of federalism from the perspective of comparative constitutional studies, and at the same time places a strong emphasis on how federal systems work in practice. This focus is reflected in the book's two most innovative elements. First, it analyzes, from a comparative point of view, how government levels exercise their powers and interact in several highly topical policy areas like social welfare, environmental protection, and migrant integration. Second, the book incorporates text case law boxes discussing seminal judgments from federal systems worldwide and thus demonstrates the practical impact of constitutional jurisprudence on policy-makers and citizens alike. ***"This is simply the best analysis of contemporary federalism currently available. It is comprehensive in its coverage, thorough in its analysis, and persuasive in its conclusions. Every student of federalism, from novice to expert, will find benefit from this volume."--Professor G. Alan Tarr, Rutgers U. (Series: Hart Studies in Comparative Public Law, Vol. 19) [Subject: Comparative Law, Public Law, Federalism, Constitutional Law]
Number of Pages: 478
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement
Series Title: Hart Studies in Comparative Public Law
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Intl Specialized Book Services
Author: Francesco Palermo & Karl Koessler
Language: English
Street Date: October 5, 2017
TCIN: 53121819
UPC: 9781509901494
Item Number (DPCI): 248-54-5129
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