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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Neighbour/Community Mediation

Ian McDonough.

in A Guide to Mediating in Scotland

February 2009; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 2499 words.

This chapter provides an overview of how neighbour/community mediation works in Scotland by presenting a case study of dispute resolution in a typical neighbourhood. Community mediation is...

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The European Economic Community 1957–1986

Ian Loveland.

in Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, and Human Rights

March 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 29041 words.

This chapter examines the way in which the UK’s membership in the European Economic Community (EEC) prompted changes in the domestic constitutional order. The discussions include the...

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Creating a United Political Community

Sarbani Sen.

in The Constitution of India

January 2011; p ublished online September 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 3340 words.

This chapter focuses on how the primary constitutional themes that emerged as the act of constituting a new polity redefined the popular sovereignty principle. In claiming to be a sovereign...

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The European Community, the Crown and the State

Paul Craig.

in The Nature of the Crown

June 1999; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 10134 words.

This chapter looks at the relationship between of the Crown in Great Britain and the European Community (EC). It uses the Factortame litigation case to illustrate how Community law can...

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The European Community after the Single European Act

Ian Loveland.

in Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, and Human Rights

March 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 19617 words.

This chapter traces the history of the European Economic Community from 1986 to 2008, beginning by analysing the origins and objectives of the Single European Act. It then examines how the...

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Interpretive Communities in International Law

Michael Waibel.

in Interpretation in International Law

February 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public International Law; Constitutional and Administrative Law. 9292 words.

This chapter explores how the wide range of interpreters in international law affects interpretation. Understanding the role of interpretive communities in the interpretive process—an...

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The Movement Away from Secular Values in the Religious Community

Michael J. Broyde.

in Sharia Tribunals, Rabbinical Courts, and Christian Panels

August 2017; p ublished online June 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 3983 words.

One of the major causes for religious individuals’ and communities’ increased interest in faith-based arbitration in recent decades is the ever-widening gap between traditional values and...

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Damages and the Right to an Effective Remedy for Breach of European Community Law

Clive Lewis.

in The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord

February 1998; p ublished online March 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 6815 words.

The courts are in the process of grappling with the problems of the appropriate remedies for actions by public bodies which breach European Community law. In particular, they are currently...

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Metaphor and Community

Robert L. Tsai.

in Eloquence and Reason

December 2008; p ublished online October 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 11300 words.

This chapter discusses the evocative metaphors that abound in First Amendment thought. Some are fashioned to remind citizens of cherished ideals; others are calculated to stoke their...

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Intersectional litigation and the structuring of a European interpretive community

Marco Dani.

in International Journal of Constitutional Law

October 2011; p ublished online October 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; UK Politics. 11375 words.

In intersectional litigation European courts face conflicts between rival claims of legal authority that, in the absence of a unified European constitutional framework, may receive only...

The Ultra-Orthodox Community in Israel and the Right to an Exclusively Religious Education

Gila Stopler.

in Constitutional Secularism in an Age of Religious Revival

January 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law; Public International Law. 9140 words.

The chapter discusses the exemption of Ultra-Orthodox boys’ high schools from teaching the mandatory state core curriculum. It claims that this exemption endangers the liberal underpinnings...

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A Community Built on Words

H. Jefferson Powell.

September 2002; p ublished online March 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 261 pages.

This book offers a powerful new approach to one of the central issues in American constitutional thinking today: the problem of constitutional law's historicity, or the many ways in which...

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The Law School, the Faith Community, and the Professing of Law

Sanford Levinson.

in Constitutional Faith

September 2011; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Constitutional and Administrative Law. 10203 words.

The previous chapters traced some of the implications of treating law as a quasi-religious system. This chapter develops another aspect of the religious analogy through the self-conscious...

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