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Participatory constitutional change : the people as amenders of the constitution / edited by Xenophon Contiades and Alkmene Fotiadou.

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[New York, NY: Routledge is an imprint of the Taylor & Francis Group, an Informa Business, 2017]
Description:
ix, 212 pages ; 24 cm.
Series:
Comparative constitutional change
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
The people as amenders of the constitution / Xenophon Contiades and Alkmene Fotiadou -- Constitutional reform in Europe and recourse to the people / Paul Blokker -- A future for referendums in the Fifth French Republic? / Jan-Herman Reestman -- Participation of citizens in constitution-making : assets and challenges : the Swiss experience / Thomas Fleiner -- Direct democracy vs fundamental rights? : a comparative analysis of the mechanisms that limit the "will of the people" in Switzerland and California / Claudia Josi -- The people's contribution to constitutional changes : writing, advising or approving? : lessons from Iceland / Björg Thorarensen -- Bringing people into the heart of constitutional design : the Irish Constitutional Convention of 2012-14 / David M. Farrell, Clodagh Harris, and Jane Suiter -- The "sudden eagerness" to consult the Luxemburgish people on constitutional change / Jörg Gerkrath -- The role of the people in constitutional amendment in Greece : between narratives and practice / Alkmene Fotiadou -- The use of referendums on European topics in the integration process of the European Union / Dario Elia Tosi -- Sovereignty, constitutional identity, direct democracy? : direct democracy as a national strategy for upholding the nation state in EU integration / Helle Krunke.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781472478696 hardback
  • 147247869X hardback
LCCN:
2016014380
OCLC:
945586038
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