Interpreting Constitutions

Author: Jeffrey Denys Goldsworthy
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199274134
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This book describes the constitutions of six major federations and how they have been interpreted by their highest courts, compares the interpretive methods and underlying principles that have guided the courts, and explores the reasons for ...

How Constitutions Change

Author: Dawn Oliver
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1847316689
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This set of essays explores how constitutions change and are changed in a number of countries, and how the 'constitution' of the EU changes and is changed.

The Migration Of Constitutional Ideas

Author: Sujit Choudhry
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9781139460774
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In this 2007 book, leading figures in the study of comparative constitutionalism and comparative constitutional politics from North America, Europe and Australia discuss the dynamic processes whereby constitutional systems influence each ...

Human Dignity

Author: Aharon Barak
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316240983
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Interpreting Constitutions: A Comparative Study (Oxford University Press, 2006);
T. R. S, Allan, 'Constitutional Justice and the Concept of Law', in Grant Huscroft (
ed.), Expounding the Constitution: Essays in Constitutional Theory (Cambridge
University Press, 2008) 219; Mark Walters, 'Written Constitutions and Unwritten
Constitutionalism', in Grant Huscroft (ed.), Expounding the Constitution: Essays in
Constitutional Theory (Cambridge University Press, 2008) 245; Jeffrey
Goldsworthy, ...

Judicial Review Of Legislation

Author: Gerhard van der Schyff
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 9048190029
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This book addresses these matters by comparing the judicial review of legislation in the United Kingdom (the Human Rights Act of 1998), the Netherlands (the Halsema Proposal of 2002) and the Constitution of South Africa of 1996.

World Constitution A Comparative Study

Author: Vishnoo Bhagwan
Publisher: Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd
ISBN: 8120792580
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Similarly, the state courts deal not only with questions arising under the state
Constitution and laws, they also deal with many questions arising under the
Federal Constitution and Laws. In this respect it ... officer of the Commonwealth.
In addition, the Parliament has conferred original jurisdiction on the High Court in
any matter (i) arising under any laws made by the Parliament; (ii) arising under
the Constitution, or involving its interpretation; and (iii) of Admiralty and maritime

Written Constitutions

Author: H. Th. J. F. van Maarseveen
Publisher: BRILL
ISBN: 9789028609181
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A Computerized Comparative Study H. Th. J. F. van Maarseveen, Ger F. M. van
der Tang ... Describing and analysing normal types can help to catalogue all
these constitutions and to define similarities and differences between them. ... If it
is a new constitution, the historico-legal method is probably the most appropriate,
since the events leading up to the introduction of the constitution are still so
recent and relevant that they must be used for guidance when the constitution is
interpreted ...