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Interpreting Constitutions

A Comparative Study

by Jeffrey Goldsworthy

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


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Number of Pages353
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Open LibraryOL7403301M
ISBN 100199226474
ISBN 109780199226474

Aug 29,  · 1. Introduction. In his recent book, Interpreting Constitutions Jeffrey Goldsworthy has written that ‘[C]onstitutional interpretation is an extraordinarily difficult enterprise, which requires striking an appropriate balance between competing, weighty considerations’.1 My talk today focuses on one aspect of this difficult enterprise, namely, the interpretation of Bills of bextselfreset.com by: 3. 'Interpreting Constitutions' describes the constitutions of six major federations and how they have been interpreted by their highest courts. The book compares the interpretive methods and underlying principles that have guided the courts, and explores the reasons for .

Dec 10,  · Hale, So. 2d , (Miss. ) (Sullivan, J., concurring in part and dissenting in part) (interpreting the Mississippi Constitution to allow commingling of legislative and executive powers because it “best serves our state today”). and living constitutionalists may analyze how state constitutions evolved differently than did the. Mar 11,  · Book reviews Jeffrey Goldsworthy, ed., Interpreting Constitutions: A Comparative Study. Oxford University Press, pages. Reviewed by Conrado Hübner Mendes * Interpreting Constitutions is an insightful book in at least two senses: it provides the reader with both a well-structured initiation into six important constitu- tional traditions and an opportunity to refl ect on the various.

Others have developed ways to document–and thus clarify–“constitutional intent,” or what it was that constitution-makers were thinking about when they crafted the document. For example, a book and a book chapter, respectively, have been written about the Osage Nation’s and White Earth Nation’s constitutional deliberations. This book describes the constitutions of six major federations and how they have been interpreted by.


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