Store International Constitutional Foundations Of Cis Countries
Constitutional Foundations Of Cis Countries

Constitutional Foundations Of Cis Countries

By William E. Butler
Format
Hardbound

Hardbound

Available: Ships in 3-5 Business Days
Price
Qty.
Add to Cart
For general delivery times, please see our Shipping Policy
Overview
Nowhere today is constitutional law more avidly debated and studied than in the twelve post-soviet republics known as the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). Drawing on past experience as well as on European, American and Asian models, the constitutions of these countries have a great deal to tell the legal scholar about how the independent states of the post-Cold-War world understand the transition to a market economy.

Constitutional Foundations of the CIS Countries is a remarkable work of scholarship and synthesis. Its new, eminently readable English translations accurately present the current (1999) constitutional laws of all twelve CIS countries. The author and translator--himself active as an adviser on constitutional reform in several of these states--has taken extreme care to establish the most authentic sources through an exhaustive investigation of the existing documents and through personal interviews.

From a great mass of confusing and often contradictory material in a dozen languages, he has assembled a coherent and authoritative collection of essential documents that allows us to see the lineaments of constitutional law at a crucial stage of development in this fast-changing region of great economic significance.

Publish Date 08/01/2000
Publish Frequency As Needed
Product Line Kluwer Law International
ISBN 9789041195821
SKU 10057475-0001
Volumes