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Constitutions in a Nonconstitution: Arab Basic Laws and the Prospects for Accountable Government Nathan J. Brown

Constitutions in a Nonconstitution: Arab Basic Laws and the Prospects for Accountable Government

Nathan J. Brown

Published October 11th 2001
ISBN : 9780791451588
Paperback
260 pages
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The collapse of authoritarian regimes and the global resurgence of liberal democracy has led to a renewed interest in constitutions and constitutionalism among scholars and political activists alike. This book uses the Arab experience to explain theMoreThe collapse of authoritarian regimes and the global resurgence of liberal democracy has led to a renewed interest in constitutions and constitutionalism among scholars and political activists alike. This book uses the Arab experience to explain the appeal of constitutional documents to authoritarian regimes and assesses the degree to which such constitutions can be used in the effort to make the regimes more accountable.