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Published: 26 November 2019

224 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198845027

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The Political Foundations of Judicial Independence in Dictatorship and Democracy

Brad Epperly

  • Provides the first comprehensive study focusing on courts in both democracies and autocracies
  • Offers a theory that explains changes in both de facto and de jure independence
  • Presents exhaustive theoretical and empirical analysis
  • Develops its arguments via clearly presented formal and statistical models, as well as an in-depth case study of Hungary.

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