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Constitutional systems of the world.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages -216) and index.
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Key themes in Vietnam's constitutions and constitutional debates The 1946 constitution : a charter for independence and unity The 1959 constitution : a charter for socialism in the North The 1980 constitution : a charter for reunification under socialism The 1992 constitution : a charter for renovation (doi moi) Revising the 1992 constitution : debates and decisions after fifteen years of renovation (doi moi) Implementing constitutional guarantees : the problem of associational rights The problem of judicial independence in a party-dominated state Enforcing the constitution : the debate over 'constitutional protection' and a constitutional court Afterword : the future of the Vietnamese constitution.