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Published: 19 February 2014

272 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199670451

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Constitutional Courts and Deliberative Democracy

Conrado Hubner Mendes

Oxford Constitutional Theory

  • Provides the first sustained analysis of the claim that courts are superior to legislatures as a forum for rational deliberation
  • Introduces deliberative theory and its implications for institutional design
  • Proposes a new way of understanding the legitimacy of judicial review within the framework of deliberative theory

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