Journals Higher Education

Judicial Activism in Common Law Supreme Courts

Edited by Brice Dickson

  • Covers nine different common law countries including Australia, Canada, India, Ireland, Israel, New Zealand, South Africa, the United Kingdom and the United States
  • Introductory chapter compares the main features of the nine top courts and summarizes the subsequent country-specific chapters
  • The analysis in each chapter focuses on the relationship between the role of the top courts and role of the legislature and executive