Democratization and the Judiciary (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback / softback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
176
Utgivningsdatum
2004-02-01
Förlag
Routledge
Medarbetare
Gloppen, Siri
Illustrationer
index
Dimensioner
209 x 146 x 19 mm
Vikt
294 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISSN
1465-4601
ISBN
9780714684499
Democratization and the Judiciary (häftad)

Democratization and the Judiciary

The Accountability Function of Courts in New Democracies

Häftad Engelska, 2004-02-01
549
Skickas inom 10-15 vardagar.
Fri frakt inom Sverige för privatpersoner.
Finns även som
Visa alla 4 format & utgåvor
This title examines the political role of courts in new democracies in Latin America and Africa, focusing on their ability to hold political power-holders accountable when they act outside their constitutionally defined powers. The book also issues a warning: there are problems inherent in the current global move towards strong constitutional government, where increasingly strong powers are placed in the hands of judges who themselves are not made accountable.
Visa hela texten

Passar bra ihop

  1. Democratization and the Judiciary
  2. +
  3. Juridification and Social Citizenship in the Welfare State

De som köpt den här boken har ofta också köpt Juridification and Social Citizenship in the We... av Henriette Sinding Aasen, Siri Gloppen, Anne-Mette Magnussen, Even Nilssen (inbunden).

Köp båda 2 för 1868 kr

Kundrecensioner

Har du läst boken? Sätt ditt betyg »

Fler böcker av författarna

Innehållsförteckning

1. Introduction: The accountability function of courts in new democracies 2. Judicial Review in Developed Democracies 3. How Some Reflections on the United States Experience May Inform African Efforts to Build Court Systems and the Rule of Law 4. The Constitutional Court and Control of Presidential Extraordinary Powers in Colombia 5. The Politics of Judicial Review in Chile in the Era of Democratic Transition, 1990-2002 6. Legitimating Transformation: Political resource allocation in the South African constitutional court 7. The Accountability Function of the Courts in Tanzania and Zambia 8. Renegotiating "Law and Order": Judicial reform and citizen responses in post-war Guatemala 9. Economic Reform and Judicial Governance in Brazil: Balancing independence with accountability 10. In Search of a Democratic Justice: What courts should not do - Argentina, 1983-2002 11. Lessons Learned and the Way Forward