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Published: 20 April 2017

448 Pages


ISBN: 9780190640361

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Colombian Constitutional Law

Leading Cases

Manuel José Cepeda Espinosa and David Landau

  • Provides in English for the first time the case law of the Colombian Constitutional Court with major contributions organized by theme
  • Offers concise, carefully chosen extracts of the Court's most important cases with notes and introductory materials
  • Contains notes to introduce cases, places contributions in a comparative perspective, and highlights updates to jurisprudence from principle cases
  • Provides a comprehensive introduction to the history of the Court, its structure and jurisdiction, its internal structure, and its interpretive style and role conception.
  • Chapters on subjects not usually covered in books of this genre, such as the rights of victims and indigenous groups, as well as social rights