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Against Constitutionalism

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$39.95 • £34.95 • €36.95

ISBN 9780674268029

Publication Date: 05/17/2022


240 pages

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


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  • Preface
  • Introduction: What Is Constitutionalism?
  • I. Origins of Constitutionalism
    • 1. Constitutions: Traditional and Modern
    • 2. The Ideology of Constitutionalism
    • 3. The Constitution of What?
    • 4. The Path to Ordo-constitutionalism
  • II. Elements of Constitutional Democracy
    • 5. Constituent Power
    • 6. Constitutional Rights
    • 7. Constitutional Democracy
  • III. The Age of Constitutionalism
    • 8. The Constitution as Civil Religion
    • 9. Toward a Juristocracy
    • 10. Integration through Interpretation
    • 11. A New Species of Law
    • 12. The Struggle for Recognition
    • 13. The Cosmopolitan Project
  • Conclusion: Overcoming Constitutionalism
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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