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Revolutionary Constitutions

Charismatic Leadership and the Rule of Law

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$35.00 • £25.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674970687

Publication Date: 05/13/2019

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472 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

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Belknap Press

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  • Introduction: Pathways
  • I. Constitutional Revolutions
    • 1. Constitutionalizing Revolution?
    • 2. Movement-Party Constitutionalism: India
    • 3. Struggling for Supremacy: South Africa
    • 4. From the French Resistance to the Fourth Republic
    • 5. Constitutional Revolution in Italy
    • 6. A Progress Report?
  • II. Elaborations
    • 7. De Gaulle’s Republic: The Outsider Returns
    • 8. Reconstructing the Fifth Republic
    • 9. Solidarity’s Triumph in Poland
    • 10. Solidarity’s Collapse: The Perils of Presidentialism
    • 11. The Race against Time: Burma and Israel
    • 12. Constitutionalizing Charisma in Iran
    • 13. American Exceptionalism?
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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