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Book: ‘Law and Policy in Latin America: Transforming Courts, Institutions, and Rights’ edited by Pedro Fortes, Larissa Boratti, Andres Palacios and Tom Gerald Daly

Law and Policy in Latin America: Transforming Courts, Institutions, and Rights was recently published by Palgrave MacMillan as part of the University of Oxford’s St Antony’s Series. Edited by Pedro … Continue reading

June 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Book: The ‘State’ of Pivot States in South-Eastern Mediterranean: Turkey, Egypt, Israel, and Tunisia after the Arab Spring, edited by Loretta Dell’Aguzzo and Emidio Diodato

  The aim of this book is to examine the “state of pivot states” in the south-eastern Mediterranean region after the Arab Spring. Due to historical, geographic, strategic and cultural … Continue reading

June 18, 2017 · Leave a comment

Analysis: The Far Reaching Constitutional Context of the Manchester Arena Terrorist Attack

By Karin Loevy, manager of the JSD Program at NYU School of Law and a scholar at the Institute for International Law and Justice (IILJ). Her book, Emergencies in Public … Continue reading

June 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Book: ‘Constitutions and Gender’ edited by Helen Irving

Constitutions and Gender Edited by Helen Irving, Professor of Law, Sydney Law School, The University of Sydney, Australia Constitutions and gender is a new and exciting field, attracting scholarly attention … Continue reading

June 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

Democratic Decay in Brazil and the New Global Populism

          By Fernando José Gonçalves Acunha, University of Brasília and Juliano Zaiden Benvindo, University of Brasília.   In a text dedicated to the current political turmoil in … Continue reading

June 6, 2017 · Leave a comment

Call for Applications: Laureate PhD (Graduate Research) Scholarships in Comparative Constitutional Law

Applications are invited from suitably qualified scholars for two PhD scholarships to undertake a higher degree by research, and join Professor Adrienne Stone’s Kathleen Fitzpatrick Australian Laureate Fellowship Program in … Continue reading

June 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

IACL Research Group Profile: Constitution-Making and Constitutional Change

  By Prof Xenophon Contiades and Dr Alkmene Fotiadou This is the first in a series of posts profiling the Research Groups of the International Association of Constitutional Law (IACL). … Continue reading

May 29, 2017 · Leave a comment