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Courts and Democracies in Asia
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Authors: Po Jen Yap
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Constitutional Convergence in East Asia
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Po Jen Yap, Chien-Chih Lin
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-12-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Explains why the constitutional jurisprudence of Hong Kong, Taiwan, and South Korea is converging, and provides analysis of relevant case law.
Judicial Review in New Democracies
Language: en
Pages: 295
Authors: Tom Ginsburg
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-07-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

New democracies around the world have adopted constitutional courts to oversee the operation of democratic politics. Where does judicial power come from, how does it develop in the early stages of democratic liberalization, and what political conditions support its expansion? This book answers these questions through an examination of three
Proportionality in Asia
Language: en
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Authors: Po Jen Yap
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This is the first book that focusses on how proportionality analysis – a legal transplant from the West – is applied by courts around Asia, and it explores how a country's commitment to democracy and the rule of law is fundamental to the success of the doctrine's judicial enforcement. This
Constitutional Remedies in Asia
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Po Jen Yap
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-07 - Publisher: Routledge

Many jurisdictions in Asia have vested their courts with the power of constitutional review. Traditionally, these courts would invalidate an impugned law to the extent of its inconsistency with the constitution. In common law systems, such an invalidation operates immediately and retrospectively; and courts in both common law and civil