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By Tom Ginsburg,Alberto Simpser

Constitutions in authoritarian regimes are frequently denigrated as meaningless routines in political theater. but the burgeoning literature on authoritarian regimes extra generally has produced a wealth of insights into specific associations corresponding to legislatures, courts and elections; into regime practices reminiscent of co-optation and repression; and into non-democratic resources of responsibility. during this vein, this quantity explores the shape and serve as of constitutions in international locations with out the totally articulated associations of restricted executive. The chapters make the most of quite a lot of equipment and concentrate on a large set of circumstances, representing many differing kinds of authoritarian regimes. The booklet bargains an exploration into the constitutions of authoritarian regimes, producing broader insights into the learn of constitutions and their capabilities extra generally.

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