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Judicial Review and Bureaucratic Impact

Judicial Review and Bureaucratic Impact
International and Interdisciplinary Perspectives


Part of Cambridge Studies in Law and Society

Marc Hertogh, Simon Halliday, Peter Cane, Maurice Sunkin, Bradley C. Canon, Genevra Riachardson, Lorne Sossin, Robin Creyke, John McMillan, Yoav Dotan, Malcolm M. Feeley, Martin Shapiro
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  • Date Published: September 2004
  • availability: In stock
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9780521547864


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  • Presenting case studies from various parts of the world -- the United States, Canada, Australia, Israel, and the United Kingdom -- this landmark text offers an interdisciplinary empirical perspective on judicial review's impact on bureaucracies. Individual chapters consider fundamental conceptual and methodological issues. The volume will significantly advance the research agenda concerning judicial review and its relationship to social change.

    • This is the first collection of essays on the effects of judicial review on bureaucracies
    • Provides an international perspective including case studies from Australia, Israel, Canada, US and the UK
    • Interdisciplinary perspective, bringing together leading experts from political science and law/socio-legal studies
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    "...a fine overview of the state of research in the law and society tradition with a nod to political science and administrative law." Perspectives on Politics, Susan Rose-Ackerman, Yale University

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    Product details

    • Date Published: September 2004
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9780521547864
    • length: 328 pages
    • dimensions: 228 x 152 x 22 mm
    • weight: 0.52kg
    • contains: 3 tables
    • availability: In stock
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction Marc Hertogh and Simon Halliday
    1. Understanding judicial review and its impact Peter Cane
    2. Judicial review and bureaucratic impact: conceptual issues in researching the impact of judicial review on government bureaucracies Maurice Sunkin
    3. Studying bureaucratic implementation of judicial polices in the U.S.: conceptual and methodological approaches Bradley C. Canon
    4. Impact studies in the UK Genevra Riachardson
    5. The politics of soft law: how judicial decisions influence bureaucratic discretion in Canada Lorne Sossin
    6. The operation of judicial review in Australia Robin Creyke and John McMillan
    7. Legalizing the unlegalizeable: terrorism, secret services and judicial review in Israel 1970–2001 Yoav Dotan
    8. Implementing court orders: judges as executives Malcolm M. Feeley
    9. Judicial review and bureaucratic impact: the future of EU administrative law Martin Shapiro
    10. Judicial review and bureaucratic impact in future research Marc Hertogh and Simon Halliday.

  • Editors

    Marc Hertogh, Universiteit van Tilburg, The Netherlands
    Dr. Marc Hertogh is Associate Professor of Socio-Legal Studies at the Faculty of Law, Tilburg University, The Netherlands.

    Simon Halliday, University of Oxford
    Dr Simon Halliday is Nicholas de B. Katzenbach Research Fellow at the Centre for Socio-Legal Studies at the University of Oxford.


    Marc Hertogh, Simon Halliday, Peter Cane, Maurice Sunkin, Bradley C. Canon, Genevra Riachardson, Lorne Sossin, Robin Creyke, John McMillan, Yoav Dotan, Malcolm M. Feeley, Martin Shapiro

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