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Women Making Constitutions

New Politics and Comparative Perspectives

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Constitution: government & the state,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Democracy,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Women in politics,
  • Constitutions,
  • Political Science / Constitutions,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Constitutional history,
  • Equality

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsAlexandra Dobrowolsky (Editor), Vivien Hart (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8398936M
    ISBN 101403903611
    ISBN 109781403903617

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    The text of the Constitution has been updated to incorporate the 25th Amendment Act (to mainstream the Federally Administered Tribal Areas), which received the assent of the President on The text of the Constitution has been updated to reflect changes made by the 22nd, 23rd and 24th Amendment Acts and is current as of this date. Introduction To The Constitution Of India covers the practices of the many constitutional provisions. The logical arrangement of the chapters helps readers learn each subject, while understanding their relation with each other. The table of contents is also analytically arranged, with footnotes and an index at the end of the book/5().

    State Constitutions The U.S. Constitution was actually the 14th such document of the new republic. Each state had been operating under its own constitution since the Revolution, although some were pretty much just the colonial charters without the word "king." Many even had bills of rights. Book-Review: Alexandra Dobrowolsky and Vivien Hart (eds.), Women Making Constitutions, New Politics and Comparative Perspectives, Palgrave: Macmillan Publishers Ltd Author: Rebecca Greenland.


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