EU treaties and the judicial politics of national courts : a law and politics approach / Pablo José Castillo Ortiz.
New York, NY : Routledge, 2016.
233 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Law, courts and politics ; 5.
Formatted Contents Note
National higher courts and processes of ratification of European Union treaties Constructing a model of judicial behavior : theoretical framework EU primary law before the guardians of the constitution : courts' decisions on the merits Kompetenz-kompetenz : the doctrine of the last say : the interpretative decisions of courts The legal dimension : assessing judicial behaviour from the viewpoint of legal rules The political dimension : a pro-ratification context The judicial dimension : institutional design and decisional dynamics Judicial behaviour as a result of complex causation : a QCA approach to the juridical dynamics of treaty ratification Conclusions and some final reflections Methodological annex.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
KJE5106 .C37 2016
9781138885585 hardback 1138885584 hardback 9781315715360 (e-book)