all ebooks in category: Constitutional Law (28)

Social Policy in the Federal Republic of Germany: The Constitution of the Social
English | 2012 | pages: 461 | ISBN: 3642225241 | PDF | 2,7 mb

This book investigates the history of the post-war welfare state in Germany and its normative foundations, with special emphasis on constitutional issues. The author, formerly …

Constitutional Fragments: Societal Constitutionalism and Globalization
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0199644675 | 275 pages | PDF | 1,2 MB

In recent years a series of scandals have challenged the traditional political reliance on public constitutional law and human rights as a safeguard of human …

Dark Bargain: Slavery, Profits, and the Struggle for the Constitution
English | October 20, 2005 | ISBN: 0802714609 | EPUB | 240 pages | 7.2 MB

An eye-opening examination of America's foundation On September 17, 1787, at the State House in Philadelphia, thirty-nine men from twelve states, after months of often …

Presidents and Civil Liberties from Wilson to Obama: A Story of Poor Custodians
English | ISBN: 1107016606, 1107677084 | 2012 | PDF | 568 pages | 7 MB

This book is a history of the civil liberties records of American presidents from Woodrow Wilson to Barack Obama. It examines the full range of …

Constitutionalism of the Global South: The Activist Tribunals of India, South Africa, and Colombia
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1107036216, 1107459400 | 417 pages | PDF | 3,6 MB

The Indian Supreme Court, the South African Constitutional Court, and the Colombian Constitutional Court have been among the most important and creative courts in the …

Why Law Matters
English | ISBN: 019964327X | April 13, 2014 | EPUB | 256 pages | 2.02 MB

Contemporary political and legal theory typically justifies the value of political and legal institutions on the grounds that such institutions bring about desirable outcomes - …

Designing Democracy: What Constitutions Do
English | ISBN: 0195158407, 0195145429 | September 27, 2001 | EPUB | 296 pages | 531.04 KB

"In modern nations, political disagreement is the source of both the gravest danger and the greatest security," writes Cass Sunstein. All democracies face intense political …

Democracy and Dysfunction
English | 2019 | ISBN: 022661204X | 226 Pages | PDF | 0.8 MB

It is no longer controversial that the American political system has become deeply dysfunctional. Today, only slightly more than a quarter of Americans believe the …

Make No Law: The Sullivan Case and the First Amendment
English | April 20th, 2011 | ISBN: 0679739394, 039458774X | 368 pages | EPUB | 2.35 MB

A crucial and compelling account of New York Times Co. v. Sullivan, the landmark Supreme Court case that redefined libel, from the Pulitzer Prize–winning legal …

Women's Human Rights: CEDAW in International, Regional and National Law (Studies on Human Rights Conventions)
English | September 2, 2013 | ISBN: 1107034620 | 698 pages | PDF | 5.22 Mb

As an instrument which addresses the circumstances which affect women's lives and enjoyment of rights in a diverse world, the CEDAW is slowly but surely …