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Chapter 4

Georgina Waylen

in Engendering Transitions: Women's Mobilization, Institutions and Gender Outcomes

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199248032
eISBN:
9780191714894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199248032.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

The final part of the book deals with the relationship between transitions to democracy, women's substantive representation, and policy outcomes. It completes the analysis of the circumstances under ... More


UNMIK in Kosovo

Oisín Tansey

in Regime-Building: Democratization and International Administration

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199561032
eISBN:
9780191721496
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561032.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, Democratization

Kosovo came under international administration in 1999 by a UN civilian mission, the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK). This chapter explores the ways in which the UNMIK ... More


The Constitutional Framework

Sydney D. Bailey and Sam Daws

in The Procedure of the UN Security Council

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198280736
eISBN:
9780191598746
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198280734.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Looks at the constitutional framework of the UN Security Council. It starts with a brief outline of its history, describing the first meeting of the body in London on 17 Jan 1946. The different ... More


Five Justices Decide the Election

Alan M. Dershowitz

in Supreme Injustice: How the High Court Hijacked Election 2000

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195158076
eISBN:
9780199869848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195158075.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Outlines the constitutional and statutory framework within which presidential elections are conducted in the USA. Provides a brief chronology and an account of the US (Bush vs Gore) presidential ... More


The Presidentialization of Spanish Democracy: The Presidentialization of Spanish Democracy: Sources of Prime Ministerial Power in Sources of Prime Ministerial Power in Post‐Franco Spain

Ingrid van Biezen and Jonathan Hopkin

in The Presidentialization of Politics: A Comparative Study of Modern Democracies

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
April 2005
ISBN:
9780199252015
eISBN:
9780191602375
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199252017.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

Spain is a good example of a formally parliamentary regime subject to presidentializing pressures. This chapter examines the foundations of this presidentialization, focusing on three broad areas: ... More


Delegation and the European Union Constitutional Framework

Herwig C.H. Hofmann, Gerard C. Rowe, and Alexander H. TÜrk

in Administrative Law and Policy of the European Union

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199286485
eISBN:
9780191730894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199286485.003.0008
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the concept of delegation in EU administrative law. It begins with the legal issues relating to the constitutional framework of delegation to EU institutions under the EC Treaty ... More


The constitutional framework

Derek Birrell

in Direct Rule and the Governance of Northern Ireland

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719077579
eISBN:
9781781701881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719077579.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter sets out the constitutional and legal framework under which direct rule was introduced and evolved in Northern Ireland. It explains the temporary context of the arrangements and the ... More


The Common Security and Defence Policy within the framework of Common Foreign and Security Policy

Panos Koutrakos

in The EU Common Security and Defence Policy

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199692729
eISBN:
9780191752254
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199692729.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Public International Law

This chapter analyses the specific legal framework governing the Common Security and Defence Policy (CSDP). This is set out in the Treaty of Lisbon, which entered into force on 1 December 2009. Both ... More


Imperial Institutions and the Government of Empire

Peter Burroughs

in The Oxford History of the British Empire: Volume III: The Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
1999
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205654
eISBN:
9780191676734
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205654.003.0009
Subject:
History, World Modern History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter provides a discussion on the place of British Empire in British politics. Britain's governance of the British Empire involved dynamic processes, not static structures and inert ... More


Domestication of International Human Rights Law

Frans Viljoen

in International Human Rights Law in Africa

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199218585
eISBN:
9780191696107
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199218585.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

The ultimate test of international human rights law is the extent to which it takes root at the national level, and its ability to flourish in the soil of states and to bear fruit in the lives of ... More


Legislation and the Constitutional Framework

Eva Steiner

in French Law: A Comparative Approach

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780198790884
eISBN:
9780191833342
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198790884.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Comparative Law

This chapter introduces the main constitutional institutions and mechanism governing France, taking into account the major overhaul of the 1958 Constitution in 2008. It also shows that legislation is ... More


Conquerors, Culture, and Communication: The Creation of Nordwestdeutscher Rundfunk

Michael Tracey

in The Decline and Fall of Public Service Broadcasting

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198159254
eISBN:
9780191673573
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198159254.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

In December 1945, Major-General Alex Bishop, in charge of the development of information services within occupied Germany, wrote to the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC). Bishop had ... More


Human Rights Clauses in Context

Lorand Bartels

in Human Rights Conditionality in the EU's International Agreements

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199277193
eISBN:
9780191699931
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199277193.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Human rights clauses represent only one part of the EU's external human rights policy, and on many occasions it is more effective for the EU to use other methods to encourage respect for human rights ... More


Policy actors and structures: the executive drama

Ben Tonra

in Global Citizen and European Republic: Irish Foreign Policy in Transition

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719056079
eISBN:
9781781701614
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719056079.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter outlines the central political and bureaucratic framework from which Irish foreign policy is constructed to analyses the significance of its evolution. It examines how the foreign policy ... More


Bentham and the Common Law Tradition

Gerald Postema

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780198793052
eISBN:
9780191834806
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198793052.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Legal History, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This work explores the relationship between Bentham's utilitarian practical philosophy and his positivist jurisprudence. These theories appear to be in tension because his utilitarian commitment to ... More


Implementation of the Principles of Good Governance on the National Level in the EU

Henk Addink

in Good Governance: Concept and Context

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198841159
eISBN:
9780191876653
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198841159.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The implementation of good governance in the EU member states was investigated (by interpretation and application), considering the different functions of government bodies. Good governance as a ... More


Strong Presidentialism: The Model of Mubārak’s Egypt

Nathalie Bernard-Maugiron

in Constitutionalism in Islamic Countries: Between Upheaval and Continuity

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199759880
eISBN:
9780190259921
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199759880.003.0020
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the amendments to the Egyptian Constitution which provided the President with broad executive and legislative powers. It describes how the failure of the parliamentary checks ... More


The Federal Dimension

Wolf-Georg Ringe

in The Deconstruction of Equity: Activist Shareholders, Decoupled Risk, and Corporate Governance

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780198723035
eISBN:
9780191789618
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198723035.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Company and Commercial Law

This chapter asks for the appropriate level of regulation. Placed in the EU context, it makes the case for addressing the problem on the EU rather on the national level. To this end, the analysis ... More


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