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Published: 10 December 2020

480 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198868859

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Judicial Dis-Appointments

Judicial Appointments Reform and the Rise of European Judicial Independence

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

  • Explores in detail the 2009 and 2010 reforms to the judicial appointments processes of the European Court of Justice and the European Court of Human Rights
  • Uses a variety of approaches including intergovernmentalist theory, neo-functionalist and neo-institutionalist theory, and a constructivist perspective in order to make sense of the ongoing European judicial appointments reforms
  • Examines the persistent and distinctive feature of scandalous episodes in the European judicial appointment debates over the last fifteen to twenty years

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