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Dual Democracy

Anne Peters

in The Constitutionalization of International Law

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
February 2010
ISBN:
9780199543427
eISBN:
9780191720475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199543427.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

Global constitutionalism requires dual democratic mechanisms. A fully democratized world order first of all rests on democratic nation states, thus on democracy within states. ‘Above’ and among ... More


The Case for a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly as a Means of Promoting Just Security

Luis Cabrera

in Just Security in an Undergoverned World

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
March 2018
ISBN:
9780198805373
eISBN:
9780191843440
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198805373.003.0016
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter explores the case for a more formalized United Nations parliamentary assembly, including the potential oversight, accountability, and (ultimately) co-decision roles that such a body ... More


The Strasbourg System: Roles and Relationships

Alice Donald and Philip Leach

in Parliaments and the European Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198734246
eISBN:
9780191830907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198734246.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

The chapter examines the nature of the obligations on states under the European Convention on Human Rights. It examines the implications for parliaments of the procedures of the European Court of ... More


Accountability and Legitimacy

Frank Biermann

in Earth System Governance: World Politics in the Anthropocene

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780262028226
eISBN:
9780262322928
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262028226.003.0005
Subject:
Environmental Science, Environmental Studies

This chapter focuses on accountability and legitimacy as a dimension of effective earth system governance. It argues that questions of accountability and legitimacy are becoming ever more important, ... More


Human Rights, Democracy, and Legitimacy in the Convention System

Alice Donald and Philip Leach

in Parliaments and the European Court of Human Rights

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780198734246
eISBN:
9780191830907
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198734246.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

This chapter explores the relationship between human rights, democratic governance, and legitimate authority within the Convention system. It examines the distinction—and inter-relationship—between ... More


The Organization of Security and Co-operation in Europe

Frank Schimmelfennig, Thomas Winzen, Tobias Lenz, Jofre Rocabert, Loriana Crasnic, Cristina Gherasimov, Jana Lipps, and Densua Mumford

in The Rise of International Parliaments: Strategic Legitimation in International Organizations

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198864974
eISBN:
9780191897412
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198864974.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

This chapter examines the parliamentarization of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). The establishment of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly took place in the context of the ... More


(S)electing Judges for Strasbourg: A (Dis)appointing Process?

Koen Lemmens

in Selecting Europe's Judges: A Critical Review of the Appointment Procedures to the European Courts

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780198727781
eISBN:
9780191794117
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198727781.003.0006
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter introduces the selection mechanism for judges to the European Court of Human Rights, focusing on the way the Council of Europe approaches the question and on how national states deal ... More


A Patriotic Christian Woman in the Syrian Parliament

Maria Saadeh

in Women Rising: In and Beyond the Arab Spring

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781479846641
eISBN:
9781479856961
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9781479846641.003.0011
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

During the 128th Inter-Parliamentary Union Assembly (March 22–27, 2013) in Ecuador, parliamentarians from around the world stressed the need to include women in politics. Christian Syrian ... More


The Civil Law and the Common Law

Denzil Lush

in The International Protection of Adults

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2021
ISBN:
9780198727255
eISBN:
9780191927515
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/9780198727255.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Private International Law

This chapter has two aims. The first is to provide a brief historical introduction to mental capacity law and adult guardianship law. The second is to compare and contrast how these laws operate ... More


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