Constitutional Politics In Central And Eastern Europe: From Post-Socialist Transition To The Reform Of Political Systems (Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft)

Constitutional Politics In Central And Eastern Europe: From Post-Socialist Transition To The Reform Of Political Systems (Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft)

Constitutional Politics in Central and Eastern Europe: From Post-Socialist Transition to the Reform of Political Systems (Vergleichende Politikwissenschaft)

The contributions to this edited volume discuss constitutional politics in 20 Central and Eastern European countries. The country chapters describe all constitutional amendments and new constitutions after the first post-communist constitution-making, all failed amendment attempts, and the political discourses about constitutional politics. Framed by a broad comparative chapter, the country studies are embedded in the established literature on constitutional politics. The book thus provides a better understanding of constitutional politics in the region and beyond.

Review
“... eine überzeugend konzipierte und strukturierte Studie, deren Bedeutung insbesondere mit Blick auf die gewählte Methode sich nicht auf die verfassungspolitischen Erkenntnisse im mittel- und osteuropäischen Raum beschränkt, sondern darüber hinaus Maßstäbe für nachfolgende Arbeiten in diesem Feld setzt.” (Lennart Bültermann, in: Osteuropa-Recht, Jg. 63, Heft 1, 2017)

“For those with an appetite for trustworthy and comprehensive facts and interpretations about how constitutions have evolved in the region, this volume is unparalleled. And despite its nearly 600 pages, it is remarkably free of filler and is clearly written, providing just enough context for those new to the region to find their way. It is...

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