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Published: 17 September 2015

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780198753377

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Democracy's Guardians

A History of the German Federal Constitutional Court, 1951-2001

Justin Collings

  • The first comprehensive history of the German Federal Constitutional Court in the English language, and the first scholarly history of the Court in any language
  • Uses primary and secondary sources to construct the narrative of the Court's history, including newspapers, interviews, and letters
  • Combines legal and constitutional history with political and societal history, offering an interdisciplinary appeal to scholars of law, history, and politics

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