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Administrative Power: Organization and Accountability

Norman Doe.

in The Legal Framework of the Church of England

July 1996; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 23624 words.

Outside the processes of legislation and adjudication, the general activities of the Church of England's structures of synodical government might be classified as administrative. The...

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Administrative Reconsideration’s Erosion of Administrative Litigation in China

Xin He.

in The Chinese Journal of Comparative Law

September 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law. 7118 words.

Based on an analysis of national statistics and fieldwork interviews, this article argues that administrative disputes have been channelled in two ways: first, administrative...

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Affirmative Action

Daniel Sabbagh.

in The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Constitutional Law

May 2012; p ublished online November 2012 .

Article. Subjects: Law; Comparative Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law. 10451 words.

This article begins with a discussion of the constitutionalization of affirmative action and its side effects. It examines the legal underpinnings of affirmative action in two relatively...

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Afterword

J. W. F. Allison.

in A Continental Distinction in the Common Law

February 2000; p ublished online January 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 2721 words.

Procedural reform, as well as litigation and controversy about the English distinction between public and private law, continued after this book's main text was first published. This...

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Afterword

in Secrets, Sex, and Spectacle

January 2007; p ublished online March 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 2426 words.

Now, as then, one development that often follows modern scandal is the enactment of rules to combat the evil that is assumed to have caused to it. Take corporate scandals. Sokaiya scandals...

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Agency

REINHARD ZIMMERMANN, DANIEL VISSER and KENNETH REID.

in Mixed Legal Systems in Comparative Perspective

March 2005; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 15747 words.

This chapter discusses the Scots and South African laws of agency, covering fundamental concepts, authority and power, and agent's duties. At the beginning of the twenty-first century a...

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Agenda and Objectives

Armin von Bogdandy and Ingo Venzke.

in In Whose Name?

July 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Comparative Law. 12637 words.

This introductory chapter frames the problem with a number of illustrative examples and with the three core concepts that carry the book’s argument. It starts to show how international...

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Agents of Patriarchy in the Secluded World of Women: Females as Expert Witnesses

in The Expert Witness in Islamic Courts

April 2010; p ublished online March 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Law. 6844 words.

In Islam, the morality code obliges females to be segregated from unrelated males. The preference is for one female to treat another, especially if the malady or the wound is located in the...

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A.H. Qureshi, <i>The World Trade Organization – Implementing International Trade Norms</i>, Manchester University Press, Manchester and New York, 1996, xi + 260 p., ISBN 0 7190 3191 5.

Lena Peters.

in Uniform Law Review

December 1996; p ublished online December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 0 words.

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The ALI–U<span class="smallCaps">nidroit</span> project: from transnational principles to European rules of civil procedure

Loïc Cadiet.

in Uniform Law Review

June 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Comparative Law; Private International Law and Conflict of Laws. 1182 words.

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