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 ...

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 ...

How Constitutions Change

Author: Dawn Oliver
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 184731788X
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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.

Human Dignity

Author: Aharon Barak
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107090237
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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, ...

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. different ... The difference between ideal types and normal types is not
always clear: as far as constitutions are concerned, the distinction between
abstraction and reality is rather blurred and there is a considerable no-man's-
land between the two. When writers refer to ... For instance, the knowledge that a
constitution is new or old indicates the most suitable method of interpretation. If it
is a new ...

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
jurisdiction.

Elgar Encyclopedia Of Comparative Law

Author: J. M. Smits
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1847200206
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It may be done in the form of Auslandsrechtskunde, describing for instance how
federalism is shaped in various countries, or how constitutional review is
organized, in order to learn about the constitution of another state. In addition, the
study and comparison of ... and institutional structures. Also the knowledge
gained from comparative study may be used for 'constitutional engineering', for
instance when constitutional amendment is considered, or for constitutional
interpretation. Finally ...