7 edition of Political theory and the European constitution found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||edited by Lynn Dobson and Andreas Føllesdal.|
|Contributions||Dobson, Lynn., Føllesdal, Andreas.|
|LC Classifications||KJE4445 .P65 2004|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2003026360|
The objective of political theory is to train citizens to think rationally about the political questions and asses the political events of our time. -Swagata Bose (Standard Eleven, DPS, SILIGURI). The Political Science Books Top list presents the best works of political theory, comparative politics, international relations, and public law. The list has a strong focus on political theory, as you might expect, and therefore includes mostly books on politics, liberty, justice, property, rights, law, and the enforcement of the law by the.
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In Junethe Convention on the Future of Europe released what may become the Constitution of the European Union. This timely volume provides one of the first critical assessments of the draft Constitution from the vantage point of political by: Political Theory and the European Constitution.
DOI link for Political Theory and the European Constitution. Political Theory and the European Constitution book. One of the major concerns in the academic and political debate about the European Union from the s to the present has been the Union’s legitimacy deﬁcit. This concern was Cited by: 3.
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Political theory and the European constitution. [Lynn Dobson; Andreas Føllesdal;] -- This timely volume provides one of the first critical assessments of the draft Constitution (released by the Convention on the future of. Coming at a time of considerable constitutional flux in both Britain and the European Union, Political Constitutionalism will be essential reading for political theorists and constitutional lawyers alike.' Adam Tomkins - University of Glasgow; author of Our Republican Constitution ()Cited by: Systematic political thought in ancient Greece begins with Plato, and quickly reaches its zenith in the rich and complex discussions in Aristotle's Politics.
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Reflecting on these developments and responding to the existing body of academic literature and scholarship, this book critically discusses the emerging notion of European constitutionalism, its varieties and different contextualization in theories of EU law, general jurisprudence, sociology of law, political theory and sociology.
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Imperialism as we knew it may be no more, but Empire is alive and well. It is, as Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri demonstrate in this bold work, the new political order of globalization.
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The Inclusion of the Other contains Habermass most recent work in political theory and political philosophy. Here Habermas picks up some of the central themes of Between Facts and Norms and elaborates them in relation to current political debates.
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Returning to the historical problems posed by the French and American Revolutions, Howard examines the ways that philosophy has tried to understand the contemporary political dilemma. He then puts his theory to the test by looking at political problems in Eastern Europe, in the European Union, and in the United States.
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A reading of this book—an eminently serious study of problems that will not stay submerged—suggests that perhaps we need to be reconciled to an adaptation of the old theory of.