Political Constitutionalism: A Republican Defence of the Constitutionality of Democracy

February 28, 2008

A defence of democracy against judicial review; political against legal constitutionalism; the electoral system against the judges.

Who is it for? Advanced undergraduate students of law or politics and postgraduates in these subjects.

Presentation: A scholarly polemic; erudite, and clearly and persuasively written.

Would you recommend it? Provides an excellent means of exposing brighter law students to high-level political theory and offers a salutary rebuff to lawyers' hubris.

Political Constitutionalism: A Republican Defence of the Constitutionality of Democracy

Author: Richard Bellamy
Edition: First
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Pages: 280
Price: £15.99 and £45.00
ISBN 9780521865104 and 683678

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