Using Comparative Constitutionalism in Human Rights Discourse: Ireland’s Past and Scotland’s Future

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Abstract

The article considers the use of comparisons in constitutional development, specifically the use of comparative reasoning in the context of debates about human rights in newly emerging independent states, using the examples of Ireland and Scotland.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)314-342
Number of pages28
JournalEdinburgh Law Review
Volume17
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2013

Keywords

  • Scotland, Ireland, comparative constitutional development, human rights, independence

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Law

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