Ius Gentium: Comparative Perspectives on Law and Justice

The Rule of Law in Comparative Perspective

Editors: Sellers, Mortimer, Tomaszewski, Tadeusz (Eds.)

  • Presents a unique comparative study on one of the most important questions in contemporary legal reform
  • Provides a multinational insight into how the Rule of Law has developed in different legal cultures
  • Essential reading for those wishing to improve the fundamental structures of their own legal systems
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About this book

This new volume on The Rule of Law in Comparative Perspective compares the different conceptions of the rule of law that have developed in different legal cultures. Lawyers and legal scholars from various legal systems describe the social purposes and practical applications of the rule of law, and how it might be improved in the varied circumstances of their own courts and politics.

This book will be of interest to lawyers, judges, public officials, and to all those wishing to improve the fundamental structures of their own legal systems, by bringing equal justice to every person subject to the power of the state.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • An Introduction to the Rule of Law in Comparative Perspective

    Sellers, Mortimer

    Pages 1-9

  • The Rule of Law in Ancient Greek Thought

    Miller, Fred D.

    Pages 11-18

  • The Liberal State and Criminal Law Reform in Spain

    Masferrer, Aniceto

    Pages 19-40

  • Some Realism About Legal Certainty in the Globalization of the Rule of Law

    Maxeiner, James R.

    Pages 41-55

  • Is Goal-Based Regulation Consistent with the Rule of Law?

    Borg, S.J.A. ter (et al.)

    Pages 57-69

Buy this book

eBook $149.00
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  • ISBN 978-90-481-3749-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $199.00
price for USA
valid through November 5, 2017
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $199.00
price for USA
valid through November 5, 2017
  • ISBN 978-94-007-3205-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
The Rule of Law in Comparative Perspective
Editors
  • Mortimer Sellers
  • Tadeusz Tomaszewski
Series Title
Ius Gentium: Comparative Perspectives on Law and Justice
Series Volume
3
Copyright
2010
Publisher
Springer Netherlands
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media B.V.
eBook ISBN
978-90-481-3749-7
DOI
10.1007/978-90-481-3749-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-90-481-3748-0
Softcover ISBN
978-94-007-3205-6
Series ISSN
1534-6781
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 253
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