Journals Higher Education
Important OUP's Response to COVID-19 Learn more



This item is printed to order. Items which are printed to order are normally despatched and charged within 5-10 days.

Published: 21 August 2018

290 Pages


ISBN: 9780198808145

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (AJ)

The Principles of Constitutionalism

N. W. Barber

  • An innovative account of constitutionalism
  • Argues that we should look beyond its 'negative' function as a limit on state power, and explore how constitutionalism benefits society
  • Draws upon the work of constitutional lawyers, political theorists, and political scientists
  • Essential reading for public law practitioners and students of constitutional theory and political science, as well as scholars in related disciplines approaching theories of the state for the first time

Also of Interest