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Rights-Based Constitutional Review : Constitutional Courts in a Changing Landscape (Hardcover)

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In 11 papers originally presented at a July 2013 seminar in Dublin, law scholars examine constitutional courts from the perspectives of the Bill of Rights and acts of incorporation: US exceptionalism and adaption of the parliamentary model, and constitutional courts and constitutional reforms: specific European experiences towards an evolution of the Kelsenian model. Among the topics are a comparativist critique of US judicial review of fundamental rights cases: exceptionalisms, paradoxes, and contraditions; leaving behind the Commonwealth model of rights review: Ireland as an example of collaborative constitutionalism; intermediate constitutional review in Finland: promising in theory but problematic in practice; the Spanish experience of rights-based review, or how constitutional case law has been more principled than legislation in defense of fundamental rights; and whether the Belgian Constitutional Court has become a body subordinated to the European Court of Human Rights. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 443
Genre: Freedom + Security / Law Enforcement, Political Science
Sub-Genre: Comparative, Constitutional, Constitutions
Series Title: Studies in Comparative Law and Legal Culture
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Edward Elgar Pub
Language: English
Street Date: June 1, 2016
TCIN: 51289910
UPC: 9781784717605
Item Number (DPCI): 248-18-8392
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