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Volume 17 Issue 2

Table of Contents


I•CON Foreword

Ran Hirschl and Ayelet Shachar, Spatial statism

Thirty Years from the Fall of the Berlin Wall: The World after 1989

Cora Chan, Thirty years from Tiananmen: China, Hong Kong, and the ongoing experiment to preserve liberal values in an authoritarian state

Wen-Chen Chang, Back into the Political? Rethinking Judicial, Legal, and Transnational Constitutionalism

Sujit Choudhry, Secession and post-sovereign constitution-making after 1989: Catalonia, Kosovo, and Quebec

Erika de Wet, The role of democratic legitimacy in the recognition of governments in Africa since the end of the Cold War

José M. Díaz de Valdés and Sergio Verdugo, The ALBA constitutional project and political representation

Rosalind Dixon and David Landau, 1989–2019: From democratic to abusive constitutional borrowing

James Fowkes and Michaela Hailbronner, Decolonizing Eastern Europe: A global perspective on 1989 and the world it made

Tom Ginsburg, Thirty years after the fall: An academic perspective

Symposium: Public Law and the New Populism

Neil Walker, Populism and constitutional tension

Paul Blokker, Populism as a constitutional project

Ming-Sung Kuo, Against instantaneous democracy

Tamar Hostovsky Brandes, International law in domestic courts in an era of populism

Bojan Bugarič, Central Europe’s descent into autocracy: A constitutional analysis of authoritarian populism

John Morijn, Responding to “populist” politics at EU level: Regulation 1141/2014 and beyond

Robert Howse, Epilogue: In defense of disruptive democracy—A critique of anti-populism

The I•CONnect-Clough Center 2018 Global Review of Constitutional Law       

Iván Aróstica, Sergio Verdugo and Nicolás Enteiche, 2018 Global Review of Constitutional Law: Chile

Carlos Bernal, Diego González, María Fernanda Barraza, Nicolás Esguerra, Santiago García Jaramillo, and Vicente Benítez, 2018 Global Review of Constitutional Law: Colombia

Book Review Symposium

Review symposium on Bruce Ackerman, Revolutionary Constitutions—Charismatic Leadership and the Rule of Law

Michaela Hailbronner, Introduction:Defending “democratic populism”?  

Arun K. Thiruvengadam, Evaluating Bruce Ackerman’s “Pathways to Constitutionalism” and India as an exemplar of “revolutionary constitutionalism on a human scale”

Diletta Tega, The Constitution of the Italian Republic: Not revolution, but principled liberation

Tomasz Tadeusz Koncewicz, Understanding Polish pacted (r)evolution(s) of 1989 and the politics of resentment of 2015–2018 and beyond

Review Essay

Chien-Chih Lin, Dialogic judicial review and its problems in East Asia. Review of Albert H. Y. Chen, ed., Constitutionalism in Asia in the Early Twenty-First Century; Albert H. Y. Chen & Andrew Hardin, eds., Constitutional Courts in Asia: A Comparative Perspective

Book Reviews

Francis Fukuyama. Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment (David Fowkes)

Jeffrey S. Kahn. Islands of Sovereignty: Haitian Migration and the Borders of Empire (Péter Szigeti)

Erin F. Delaney and Rosalind Dixon, eds. Comparative Judicial Review (Joshua Phang)


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