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By Gary Jeffrey Jacobsohn

ISBN-10: 0674047664

ISBN-13: 9780674047662

In Constitutional id, Gary Jeffrey Jacobsohn argues structure acquires an identification via experience—from a mixture of the political aspirations and commitments that specific a nation’s earlier and the need to go beyond that prior. it truly is changeable yet proof against its personal destruction, and manifests itself in numerous methods, as Jacobsohn indicates in examples as far off as India, eire, Israel, and the U.S.. Jacobsohn argues that the presence of disharmony—both the tensions inside a constitutional order and people who exist among a constitutional rfile and the society it seeks to regulate—is severe to knowing the idea and dynamics of constitutional id. He explores constitutional identity’s nice sensible value for a few of constitutionalism’s so much vexing questions: Is an unconstitutional structure attainable? Is the judicial perform of utilizing international resources to unravel family felony disputes a possibility to very important constitutional pursuits? How are the competing calls for of transformation and protection in constitutional evolution to be balanced?

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