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Constitutional Design for Divided Societies: Integration or Accommodation?
  • Sujit Choudhry, Berkeley Law
Table of Contents: Introduction: Integration, Accommodation and the Agenda of Comparative Constitutional Law, Sujit Choudhry Part I: Setting the Stage 1. Integration or accommodation? The enduring debate in conflict regulation, John McGarry, Brendan O'Leary and Richard Simeon 2. The internationalization of minority rights, Will Kymlicka 3. Does the world need more Canada? The politics of the Canadian model in constitutional politics and political theory, Sujit Choudhry 4. Beyond the dichotomy of universalism and difference: four responses to cultural diversity, Alan Patten 5. Groups and constitutionalism in divided societies: a dynamic approach to the design of democratic institutions, Richard H. Pildes Part II: Case Studies 6. Indonesia's quasi-federalist approach: accommodation amidst strong integrationist tendencies, Jacques Bertrand 7. Integrationist and accommodationist measures in Nigeria's constitutional engineering: successes and failures, John Boye Ejobowah 8. The limits of constitutionalism in the Muslim world: identity and narration in Islamic law, Anver Emon 9. A tale of three constitutions: ethnicity and politics in Fiji, Yash Ghai and Jill Cottrell 10. Rival nationalisms in a plurinational state: Spain, Catalonia and the Basque Country, Michael Keating 11. Northern Ireland, John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary 12. Iraq's Constitution of 2005: liberal consociation as political prescription, John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary 13. Recognition without empowerment: minorities in a democratic South Africa, Richard Simeon and Christina Murray 14. Giving with one hand: Scottish devolution within a unitary state, Stephen Tierney
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Sujit Choudhry
Oxford University Press
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Sujit Choudhry. Constitutional Design for Divided Societies: Integration or Accommodation?. Oxford(2008)
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