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Independence and Legitimacy in the Institutional System of the European Union

by Dominique Ritleng

<p>As EU non-majoritarian bodies such as the European Commission, the Court of Justice of the European Union, and the European Central Bank grow in political influence, many have identified the pressing need to keep these bodies accountable to ...

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Independent Agencies in the United States

Law, Structure, and Politics

by Professor Marshall J. Breger & Professor Gary J. Edles

<p>It is essential for anyone involved in law, politics, and government to comprehend the workings of the federal independent regulatory agencies of the United States. Occasionally referred to as the &quot;headless fourth branch of ...

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Injustice On Appeal

The United States Courts of Appeals in Crisis

by William M. Richman & William L. Reynolds

<p>The United States Circuit Courts of Appeals are among the most important governmental institutions in our society. However, because the Supreme Court can hear less than 150 cases per year, the Circuit Courts (with a combined caseload of over ...

ISBN: 9780199367054

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International Courts and the Performance of International Agreements

A General Theory with Evidence from the European Union

by Clifford J. Carrubba & Matthew J. Gabel

<p>Nations often turn to international courts to help with overcoming collective-action problems associated with international relations. However, these courts generally cannot enforce their rulings, which begs the question: how effective are ...

ISBN: 9781316164037

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Interparliamentary Cooperation in the Composite European Constitution

by Professor Nicola Lupo & Dr. Cristina Fasone

<p>This collection analyses the place and the functioning of interparliamentary cooperation in the EU composite constitutional order, taking into account both the European and the national dimensions. The chapters join the recent scholarship on ...

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Interpreting the Constitution

by Kent Greenawalt

<p>This third volume about legal interpretation focuses on the interpretation of a constitution, most specifically that of the United States of America. In what may be unique, it combines a generalized account of various claims and possibilities

ISBN: 9780190606473

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Interwoven Cities

by Liam Magee

<p>Proposing a renovation of the metaphor of the urban fabric, Interwoven Cities develops an analysis of how cities might be woven into alternative patterns, to better sustain social and ecological life.</p> ...

ISBN: 9781137546166

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Judge and Jurist

Essays in Memory of Lord Rodger of Earlsferry

by Andrew Burrows, David Johnston, QC & Reinhard Zimmermann

<p>Lord Rodger of Earlsferry was a distinguished judge and scholar. He was a Justice of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom and the author of many high quality law journal articles and two books. Written in memory of Lord Rodger, this ...

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Judges and Generals in the Making of Modern Egypt

How Institutions Sustain and Undermine Authoritarian Regimes

by Mahmoud Hamad

<p>Why do authoritarian regimes survive? How do dictators fail? What role do political institutions play in these two processes? Many of the answers to these questions can be traced to the same source: the interaction between institutions and ...

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Judges on Trial

The Independence and Accountability of the English Judiciary

by Shimon Shetreet & Sophie Turenne

<p>The second edition of Judges on Trial articulates the rules, assumptions and practices which shape the culture of independence of the English judiciary today. Enhanced by interviews with English judges, legal scholars and professionals, it ...

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Judging Social Rights

by Dr Jeff King

<p>Countries that now contemplate constitutional reform often grapple with the question of whether to constitutionalise social rights. This book presents an argument for why, under the right conditions, doing so can be a good way to advance ...

ISBN: 9781139411332

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Judgment Calls

Principle and Politics in Constitutional Law

by Daniel A. Farber & Suzanna Sherry

<p><em>Judgement Calls</em> tackles one of the most important and controversial legal questions in contemporary America: How should judges interpret the Constitution? Our Constitution contains a great deal of language that is vague, broad, or ...

ISBN: 9780190451639

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Judicial Activism

An Interdisciplinary Approach to the American and European Experiences

by Luís Pereira Coutinho, Massimo La Torre & Steven D. Smith

<p>This volume offers different perspectives on judicial practice in the European and American contexts, both arguably characterized in the last decades by the emergence of novel normative and even policy arguments by judges. The central ...

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Judicial Fortitude

The Last Chance to Rein In the Administrative State

by Peter J. Wallison

<p>In this book, Peter J. Wallison argues that the administrative agencies of the executive branch have gradually taken over the legislative role of Congress, resulting in what many call the administrative state. The judiciary bears the major ...

ISBN: 9781641770095

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Judicial Review

Principles and Procedure

by Andrew Sharland, Richard McManus QC, Jonathan Auburn & others

<p>Covering all of the substantive grounds on which a claim may be brought, this definitive new work provides unrivalled analysis and guidance on the law of judicial review. Written by three experienced practitioners, Judicial Review: Principles

ISBN: 9780191665721

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Justice in the EU

The Emergence of Transnational Solidarity

by Floris de Witte

<p>In Justice in the EU: The Emergence of Transnational Solidarity, Floris de Witte argues that European Union law can be understood as an instrument for the elaboration of what justice is, means, and requires on the level beyond the nation ...

ISBN: 9780191036354

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Justice to Future Generations and the Environment

by H.P. Visser 't Hooft

<p>The analysis of justice between generations proposed in this book is based first of all on a critical reading of Rawls' theory of justice, but it also pays attention to the existential and cultural context of our intuitions about ...

ISBN: 9789401591034

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Justices on the Ballot

Continuity and Change in State Supreme Court Elections

by Herbert M. Kritzer

<p>Justices on the Ballot addresses two central questions in the study of judicial elections: how have state supreme court elections changed since World War II? And, what effects have those changes had on election outcomes, state supreme court ...

ISBN: 9781316289648

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Keeping Faith with the Constitution

by Goodwin Liu, Pamela S. Karlan & Christopher H. Schroeder

<p>Chief Justice John Marshall argued that a constitution &quot;requires that only its great outlines should be marked [and] its important objects designated.&quot; Ours is &quot;intended to endure for ages to come, and consequently, to be ...

ISBN: 9780199752836

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Landmark Cases in Public Law

by Professor Satvinder Juss & Professor Maurice Sunkin

<p><em>Landmark Cases in Public Law</em> answers the need for an historical examination of the leading cases in this field, an examination which is largely absent from the standard textbooks and journal articles of the day. Adopting a ...

ISBN: 9781782255574

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