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  • African Court of Justice and Human Rights and the International Criminal Court

    Concurrent Jurisdiction

    By Tim Murithi

    On 25 January 2004, the African Union (AU) inaugurated the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights. The Court was established in order to complement the protective mandate of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights. The International Criminal Court meanwhile has a mandate to…

    Hardback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge
    Europa Perspectives in Transitional Justice

  • Governance and Constitutionalism

    Law, Politics and Institutional Neutrality

    Edited by BOGDAN IANCU, Simina Elena Tănăsescu

    This collection studies the rise of neutral bodies as a challenge to the constitutional paradigm of the nation state. Administrative entities such as commissions, agencies, councils, authorities or `independent agencies’ as they are sometimes known, are relatively autonomous from majoritarian…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Studies in the Sociology of Law

  • The Law and Legitimacy of Imposed Constitutions

    Edited by Richard Albert, Xenophon Contiades, Alkmene Fotiadou

    Constitutions are often seen as the product of the free will of a people exercising their constituent power. This, however, is not always the case, particularly when it comes to `imposed constitutions’. In recent years the divide between constituent and constituted power has been revisited, raising…

    Hardback – 2018-06-01 
    Routledge
    Comparative Constitutional Change

  • Civil Rights & Liberties in the 21st Century

    4th Edition

    By John C Domino

    This up-to-date analysis of the Supreme Court's landmark rulings on civil rights and liberties is a discussion of the facts, legal issues, and constitutional questions surrounding those rulings. Domino's text serves as either a core text in courses on civil liberties and civil rights, or as a…

    Paperback – 2018-04-18 
    Routledge

  • Law and Politics of Constitutional Courts

    Indonesia and the Search for Judicial Heroes

    By Stefanus Hendrianto

    This book critically evaluates different models of judicial leadership in Indonesia to examine the impact that individual chief justices can have on the development of constitutional courts. It explores the importance of this leadership as a factor explaining the dynamic of judicial power. Drawing…

    Hardback – 2018-04-10 
    Routledge
    Comparative Constitutionalism in Muslim Majority States

  • Gender and the Judiciary in Africa

    From Obscurity to Parity?

    Edited by Gretchen Bauer, Josephine Dawuni

    Between 2000 and 2015, women ascended to the top of judiciaries across Africa, most notably as chief justices of supreme courts in common law countries like Ghana, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, Gambia, Malawi, Lesotho and Zambia, but also as presidents of constitutional courts in civil law countries such…

    Paperback – 2018-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Gender and Politics

  • The Law of Deliberative Democracy

    By Ron Levy, Graeme Orr

    Laws have colonised most of the corners of political practice, and now substantially determine the process and even the product of democracy. Yet analysis of these laws of politics has been hobbled by a limited set of theories about politics. Largely absent is the perspective of deliberative…

    Paperback – 2018-02-02 
    Routledge

  • The Politics of Juridification

    By Mariano Croce

    The Politics of Juridification offers a timely contribution to debates about how politics is being affected by the increasing relevance of judicial bodies to the daily administration of Western political communities. While most critical analyses portray juridification as a depoliticizing,…

    Hardback – 2018-01-09
    Routledge
    Law and Politics

  • Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)

    Volume 1, A - F

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of American Civil Liberties. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly and…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)

    Volume 3, R - Z

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of civil liberties in America. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties (2006)

    Volume 2, G - Q

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2006, the Encyclopedia of American Civil Liberties, is a comprehensive 3 volume set covering a broad range of topics in the subject of civil liberties in America. The book covers the topic from numerous different areas including freedom of speech, press, religion, assembly…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

  • Routledge Revivals: Religion and American Law (2006)

    An Encyclopedia

    Edited by Paul Finkelman

    Originally published in 2000, the Encyclopedia of Religion and American Law, comprehensively describes and analyses important cases and legal controversies between religion and state. The book has contributions from numerous distinguished history and law professors and practicing attorneys of the…

    Hardback – 2017-12-15
    Routledge

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