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Rule of Law and Lawmaking

Harish Narasappa

in Rule of Law in India: A Quest for Reason

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780199484669
eISBN:
9780199093717
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199484669.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

A dysfunctional legislature and a powerful executive severely weakens the rule of law. Lawmaking should not become an exercise of power by the majority but instead strictly adhere to the legal ... More


Judicial Accountability in Comparative Perspective

Mark Tushnet

in Accountability in the Contemporary Constitution

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199670024
eISBN:
9780191749414
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199670024.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the complex relationship between judicial accountability and judicial independence. If judges are unaccountable to the public, they can become the people's rulers. Yet, if they ... More


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