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Author Lerner, Hanna

Title Making constitutions in deeply divided societies / Hanna Lerner

Publ Info Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
 RWU Main Library  K3165 .L445 2011    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  K3165 .L445 2011    AVAILABLE
 URI  K3165 .L445 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 262 pages ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Machine generated contents note: Part I. Constitutions, Democracy, Identity: 1. Introduction; 2. Three paradigms of democratic constitutions; 3. The incrementalist approach to constitution-making; Part II. Varieties of Constitutional Incrementalism: 4. Informal consociationalism in Israel; 5. Constructive ambiguity in India; 6. Symbolic ambivalence in Ireland; Part III. For and Against Constitutional Incrementalism: 7. Normative arguments for constitutional incrementalism; 8. Potential dangers; 9. Conclusion
LC subject Constitutional law -- Israel
Constitutional law -- India
Constitutional law -- Ireland
ISBN 9781107005150 (hardback)
1107005159 (hardback)