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Published: 29 April 2021 (Estimated)

208 Pages


ISBN: 9780192898746

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Constitutionalism and the Paradox of Principles and Rules

Between the Hydra and Hercules

Marcelo Neves

Oxford Constitutional Theory

  • Offers a unique approach to constitutionalism, focusing on the paradoxical relationship between principles and rules from the perspective of systems theory
  • Provides a counterpoint to the dominating theories proposed by Ronald Dworkin and Robert Alexy
  • Relates and contributes to the worldwide constitutional debate about principles, proportionality, weighing/balancing, optimization, and correlated subjects

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