Judicial Activism in Comparative Perspective

  • Kenneth M. Holland

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Kenneth M. Holland
    Pages 1-11
  3. Kenneth M. Holland
    Pages 12-32
  4. Jerold L. Waltman
    Pages 33-52
  5. Carl Baar
    Pages 53-69
  6. Brian Galligan
    Pages 70-89
  7. Gary J. Jacobsohn
    Pages 90-116
  8. Mary L. Volcansek
    Pages 117-132
  9. F. L. Morton
    Pages 133-154
  10. H. G. Peter Wallach
    Pages 155-174
  11. Joseph B. Board
    Pages 175-188
  12. Hiroshi Itoh
    Pages 189-201
  13. Peter B. Maggs
    Pages 202-214
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 215-220

About this book


The theme of this book is judicial activism in industrialized democracies, with a chapter on the changing political roles of the courts in the Soviet Union. Eleven contributors describe the extent to which the highest courts in their country of expertise have embraced the making of public policy.


English Germany Japan public policy

Editors and affiliations

  • Kenneth M. Holland
    • 1
  1. 1.Memphis State UniversityUSA

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