Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2007.
viii, 375 pages ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Constituent power and reflexive identity: towards an ontology of collective selfhood / Hans Lindahl Constituent power subverted: from English constitutional argument to British constitutional practice / Martin Loughlin Constituent power and constitutional change in American constitutionalism / Stephen M. Griffin Constituent power in France: the revolution and its consequences / Lucien Jaume 'We are (afraid or) the people': constituent power in German constitutionalism / Christoph Mollers People and elites in republican constitutions, traditional and modern / John P. McCormick The politics of the question of constituent power / David Dyzenhaus Private and public autonomy revisited: Habermas' concept of co-originality in times of globalization and the militant security state / Rainer Nickel Constitutionalism's post-modern opening / Paolo Carrozza Against substitution: the constitutional thinking of dissensus / Emilios Christodoulidis The exercise of constituent power in Central and Eastern Europe / Ulrich K. Preuss 'We the peoples': constituent power and constitutionalism in plurinational states / Stephen Tierney Post-constituent constitutionalism?: the case of the European Union / Neil Walker 'We the peoples of the United Nations': constituent power and constitutional form in international law / Bardo Fassbender Constituent power and the pluralist ethic / Damian Chalmers The imperialism of modern constitutional democracy / James Tully.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -368) and index.