Between Fragmentation and Democracy: The Role of National by Eyal Benvenisti,George W. Downs

By Eyal Benvenisti,George W. Downs

among Fragmentation and Democracy explores the phenomenon of the fragmentation of overseas legislation and international governance following the proliferation of overseas associations with overlapping jurisdictions and ambiguous obstacles. The authors argue that this challenge has the aptitude to sabotage the evolution of a extra democratic and egalitarian method and establish the structural purposes for the failure of world associations to guard the pursuits of politically weaker constituencies. This e-book deals a finished knowing of the way new international resources of democratic deficits more and more deprive members and collectives of the potential to guard their pursuits and form their possibilities. It additionally considers the function of the courts in mitigating the results of globalization and the fight to outline and redefine associations and entitlements. This ebook is a vital source for students of foreign legislation and overseas politics, in addition to for public legal professionals, political scientists, and people attracted to judicial reform.

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