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Book: Le droit contre la démocratie ?

Par Bertrand Mathieu, professeur à l’École de droit de la Sorbonne Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne. Alors que le droit est inséparable de la construction de la démocratie, à tel point … Continue reading

July 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Analysis: J.Y. Interpretation No. 748, The Same-Sex Marriage Case in Taiwan

By Chien-Chih Lin, assistant research professor of Institutum Iurisprudentiae, Academia Sinica, Taiwan. He is an editor of Academia Sinica Law Review. His major academic interests focus on judicial behavior, comparative … Continue reading

July 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Book: ‘Human Rights and Judicial Review in Australia and Canada: The Newest Despotism?’ by Janina Boughey

Human Rights and Judicial Review in Australia and Canada: The Newest Despotism? By Janina Boughey, Lecturer in Public Law at Monash University It is commonly asserted that bills of rights … Continue reading

July 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

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