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Published: 21 August 2018

290 Pages


ISBN: 9780198808145

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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