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The Charter’s Text and Additional Protocol

C. M. G. Himsworth

in The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.003.0003
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter provides a textual analysis of the European Charter of Local Self-Government’s provisions, article by article and includes the Charter’s complete text and of its Explanatory Report, ... More


The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Chris Himsworth

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.001.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The first critical study of the 1985 international treaty that guarantees the status of local self-government (local autonomy). Chris Himsworth analyses the text of the 1985 European Charter of Local ... More


Charter Impact: Influencing Local Self-Government in Europe

C. M. G. Himsworth

in The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.003.0006
Subject:
Law, EU Law

An important question in relation to the European Charter of Local Self-Government is how to measure the treaty’s actual impact on the law and practice of local government in Europe. This chapter ... More


Conclusion

David Eastwood

in Governing Rural England: Tradition and Transformation in Local Government 1780-1840

Published in print:
1994
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198204817
eISBN:
9780191676406
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198204817.003.0011
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

By the mid-nineteenth century, the participatory traditions of local self-government in rural England had been substantially eroded. Edwin Chadwick spoke of the ‘principles of 1834’ with visionary ... More


The Institutions and Procedures of Charter Implementation and Enforcement

C. M. G. Himsworth

in The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law

One of the European Charter of Local Self-Government’s principal distinguishing features is the process of monitoring of state performance under the Charter by the Congress of Local and Regional ... More


Charter Impact: Beyond European Local Self-Government

C. M. G. Himsworth

in The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.003.0007
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The impact of the European Charter of Local Self-Government can also be assessed by reference to its attributes as a remarkable treaty in its own right, especially its enforcement mechanisms ... More


A Perfect Chaos: Centralization and the Struggle for National System

Tom Crook

in Governing Systems: Modernity and the Making of Public Health in England, 1830-1910

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780520290341
eISBN:
9780520964549
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520290341.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter explores the struggle to build a national system of public health administration, which was now thought of in terms of coordinating the relations between central and local authorities. ... More


Charter Origins

C. M. G. Himsworth

in The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.003.0002
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The chapter explores the history of the European Charter of Local Self-Government’s emergence as a Council of Europe treaty. It includes discussion of Seelisberg Declaration (1950) and the ... More


Charter Interpretation and Application

C. M. G. Himsworth

in The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.003.0005
Subject:
Law, EU Law

The monitoring procedures (including, in particular, the resulting reports and recommendations) discussed in chapter 4 have produced a rich ‘jurisprudence’ which, along with that produced by judicial ... More


The Lost History of the Ninth Amendment

Kurt T. Lash

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195372618
eISBN:
9780199871742
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195372618.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

The Ninth Amendment has had a remarkably robust history, playing a role in almost every significant constitutional debate in American history, including the controversy over the Alien and Sedition ... More


Introduction

C. M. G. Himsworth

in The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.003.0001
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter provides an introduction to the European Charter of Local Self-Government (its purpose and content), the Council of Europe, the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities, and to the ... More


The Moderate Impact of the Pan-European General Principles of Good Administration on Slovenian Administrative Law

Aleš Ferčič

in Good Administration and the Council of Europe: Law, Principles, and Effectiveness

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198861539
eISBN:
9780191893537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861539.003.0023
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter explores the impact of the pan-European general principles of good administration on the Slovenian legal system. It presents the main finding that Slovenian (general) administrative law ... More


General Conclusions

C. M. G. Himsworth

in The European Charter of Local Self-Government: A Treaty for Local Democracy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9781474403337
eISBN:
9781474416092
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474403337.003.0008
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This final chapter traces the European Charter of Local Self-Government’s trajectory over its thirty years. It was born in times of post-War European enthusiasm for co-operation between states; ... More


The Council of Europe as a Source of General Principles of Good Administration in Spain

Dolores Utrilla Fernández-Bermejo

in Good Administration and the Council of Europe: Law, Principles, and Effectiveness

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198861539
eISBN:
9780191893537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861539.003.0016
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the impact on Spanish administrative law of the pan-European principles of good administration developed by the Council of Europe (CoE). It reveals the prominent role of the ... More


Inclusive Governance for Inclusive Development: The History, Politics, and Economics of Panchayat Raj

Mani Shankar Aiyar

in Is Decentralization Good For Development?: Perspectives from Academics and Policy Makers

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780198737506
eISBN:
9780191800894
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737506.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental, Public and Welfare

This chapter assesses rural local self-government (panchayat raj) in India. It provides an overview of the competing visions and philosophies on (local) democracy of leading figures like Gandhi, ... More


Belgian Pluralism and Pragmatism: Shared Principles in a Strained Relationship

Yseult Marique

in Good Administration and the Council of Europe: Law, Principles, and Effectiveness

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198861539
eISBN:
9780191893537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861539.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the impact on Belgian administrative law of the pan-European principles of good administration from the Council of Europe (CoE). Although the Belgian legal order is rather ... More


The Great Reforms

Paul Robinson

in Russian Conservatism

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501747342
eISBN:
9781501747366
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501747342.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, Russian Politics

This chapter takes a look at the Great Reforms, a series of reforms conducted by Nicholas's son and successor, Alexander II. In March 1861, he decreed the emancipation of the serfs. Another important ... More


The Pan-European General Principles of Good Administration in Lithuania: A Success Story with Caveats

Jurgita Paužaitė-Kulvinskienė and Agnė Andrijauskaitė

in Good Administration and the Council of Europe: Law, Principles, and Effectiveness

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198861539
eISBN:
9780191893537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861539.003.0022
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter discusses the impact of the pan-European general principles of good administration in Lithuania. It shows that there is a general openness to incorporating these principles into the ... More


The Impact of Pan-European General Principles of Good Administration on the Administrative Law of France: Towards Selective Integration

Emilie Chevalier

in Good Administration and the Council of Europe: Law, Principles, and Effectiveness

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198861539
eISBN:
9780191893537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861539.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter is dedicated to exploring the impact of the pan-European principles of good administration on French administrative law. The chapter discloses that, despite the involvement of France in ... More


Pan-European General Principles of Good Administration in Finland: From Margin to Centre?

Ida Koivisto

in Good Administration and the Council of Europe: Law, Principles, and Effectiveness

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198861539
eISBN:
9780191893537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198861539.003.0017
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

In this chapter the meaning and effect in the Finnish legal system of the Council of Europe (CoE) conventions and recommendations are discussed. Particular emphasis is placed on the adoption of the ... More


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