Federalism and Legal Unification

A Comparative Empirical Investigation of Twenty Systems

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ISBN: 978-94-007-7397-4 (Print) 978-94-007-7398-1 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

  2. Comparative Analysis

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-67

      Federalism and Legal Unification: Comparing Methods, Results, and Explanations Across 20 Systems

  3. National Reports

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 69-69

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      Pages 71-85

      The Argentine Federal Legislative System

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      Pages 87-102

      The Australian Federation: A Story of the Centralization of Power

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      Pages 103-119

      Federalism and Legal Unification in Austria

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      Pages 121-151

      Belgium: A Broken Marriage?

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      Pages 153-167

      Federalism and Legal Unification in Brazil

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      Pages 169-190

      Unification of Laws in Federal Systems: The Canadian Model

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      Pages 191-235

      The European Union: A Federation in All but Name

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      Pages 237-254

      Unification of Laws in the Federal System of Germany

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      Pages 255-265

      India: From Political Federalism and Fiscal Centralization to Greater Subnational Autonomy

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      Pages 267-294

      Emergence of the Italian Unitary Constitutional System, Modified by Supranational Norms and Italian Regionalism

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      Pages 295-337

      Federalism and Legal Unification in Malaysia

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      Pages 339-353

      Federalism and Legal Unification in Mexico

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      Pages 355-390

      How Federal Is the Russian Federation?

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      Pages 391-416

      Federalism and Legal Unification in South Africa

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      Pages 417-437

      The Trend Towards Homogenization in the Spanish ‘State of Autonomies’

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      Pages 439-460

      Federalism and Legal Unification in Switzerland

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      Pages 461-489

      The United Kingdom: Devolution and Legal Unification

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      Pages 491-521

      United States Federalism: Harmony Without Unity

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      Pages 523-543

      Venezuela: The End of Federalism?

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 545-559