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Questioning European Union Constitutionalisms<sup>†</sup>

Matej Avbelj

in Comparative Law as Transnational Law

Published in print December 2011 | ISBN: 9780199795208
Published online January 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199919307 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199795208.003.0045
Questioning European Union Constitutionalisms†

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This chapter reviews the evolution and range of EU constitutional narratives. It addresses the question: What kind of constitutionalism are we actually talking about in the process of European integration? The answer is the realization that, contrary to commonplace and widespread convictions, we do not talk about just one constitutionalism. Rather, we talk about many constitutionalisms.

Keywords: EU constitutional narratives; constitutionalism; European integration

Chapter.  10530 words. 

Subjects: Public International Law

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