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Published: 21 October 2004

400 Pages


ISBN: 9780199274123

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Judicial Deliberations

A Comparative Analysis of Transparency and Legitimacy

Mitchel de S.-O.-l'E. Lasser

Oxford Studies in European Law

  • The first comparative study of the judicial reasoning and interpretive processes of civil and common law systems and the European Court of Justice
  • Demonstrates how the ECJ generates legitimacy and transparency through a rigorous argumentative approach
  • Examines judicial argumentation of the US Supreme Court and the French Cour de cassation