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Call # K3165 .U38 2005
Author Uitz, Renáta
Title Constitutions, courts, and history : historical narratives in constitutional adjudication / Renáta Uitz
Imprint Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2005
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Descript. 354 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [309]-342) and index
Subject Constitutional law
Constitutional history
Judicial review -- History
OCLC # 60492114
Table of Contents
 Introduction : constitutional adjudication haunted by indeterminacy1
Ch. 1Historical narratives in constitutional reasoning : intuitions and myths revisited17
Ch. 2An overview of arguments used in constitutional adjudication63
Ch. 3The constitutional text in the light of history109
Ch. 4Behind historical narratives : the promise of continuity171
Ch. 5The fruits of reconciliation : a bittersweet harvest235