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Published: 04 April 2021

240 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198859260

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The Constitutional Theory of the Federation and the European Union

Signe Rehling Larsen

  • Draws on rich historical material from the German Confederation and the antebellum United States to provide a comparison of similarities and differences with the European Union
  • Studies contemporary constitutional questions in light of constitutional theory and history to aid readers in understanding links between constitutional law and politics
  • Details the constitutional theory of federalism, accounting for why states federate to begin with and how they have collapsed, highlighting potential perils for the European Union

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