constitutionalism


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a constitutional system of government (usually with a written constitution)

advocacy of a system of government according to constitutional principles

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In principle, originalism is compatible with living constitutionalism on this axis.
Outright ignorance of democratic practices has been so demonstrated in what is deemed the current dabbling in constitutionalism was repeatedly demonstrated in the process of 'implementing the constitution' through the elections.
He said one could see the trends in global environmental constitutionalism and climate litigation in Pakistan and the role of courts from the Supreme Court to the Lahore High Court in creating a link between constitutionalism, climate change and human rights.
Referring to various observations of the Supreme Court, he said that one could see the trends in global environmental constitutionalism and climate litigation in Pakistan and the role of courts in creating a link between constitutionalism, climate change and human rights.
The CJ shed light over global trends in environmental constitutionalism and climate litigation in Pakistan as well as role of courts from Supreme Court to Lahore High Court.
Consequently, Professor Douglas's key contribution is the articulation of a theory of counter-monumental constitutionalism, using the museum, that seeks to move beyond individual and collective forms of sovereignty that have dominated postcolonial and postapartheid theories of law and commemoration.
In this context this paper aims at a theoretical overview of the major tenets of classical constitutionalism with an attempt to finding their implementation in Pakistan's constitutional issues.
Bjorn Dressel explains how greater judicial engagement may or may not support the rule of law and constitutionalism.
Akhil Reed Amar's The Laic of The Land: A Grand Tour of Our Constitutional Republic seeks to take the reader on a "grand tour" of the various regions of the American Republic and define their contribution to constitutionalism in general.
The traditional concept of American constitutionalism has long been a basic assumption not subject to tremendous examination.
With the help of the workers and people, the PPP will uphold constitutionalism on the one hand and reject militants and extremists on the other hand, he added.
Regarding constitutionalism, Somek's thesis is that modern constitutionalism has evolved through three distinct epochs.
Objective: "This project examines the societal pressures that shape the changing pattern of contemporary constitutionalism.
As David Haljan notes in his opening chapter, anyone who assumes that secession is not subject to the rule of law makes in the process a statement about that person's sense of the scope of law and of constitutionalism, thereby making certain assumptions about political morality.