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By Nico Krisch

ISBN-10: 0199228310

ISBN-13: 9780199228317

Stressed from globalization, the classical contrast among household and overseas legislations has turn into more and more blurred, spurring call for for brand new paradigms to construe the rising postnational criminal order. the common reaction of constitutional and overseas attorneys in addition to political theorists has been to increase household ideas - particularly constitutionalism - past the country. but as this e-book argues, proposals for postnational constitutionalism not just fail to supply a believable account of the altering form of postnational legislation but additionally fall brief as a normative imaginative and prescient. They both dilute constitutionalism's origins and entice 'fit' the postnational area; or they bring about tensions with the novel range of postnational society.

This booklet explores an alternate, pluralist imaginative and prescient of postnational legislations. Pluralism doesn't depend upon an overarching criminal framework yet is characterised through the heterarchical interplay of assorted suborders of alternative degrees - an interplay that's ruled by way of a multiplicity of clash ideas whose mutual courting continues to be legally open. A pluralist version can account for the fragmented constitution of the ecu and worldwide felony orders and it displays the competing (and usually both valid) claims for keep watch over of postnational politics. notwithstanding, it regularly provokes issues approximately balance, energy and the guideline of legislations.

This ebook analyzes the promise and difficulties of pluralism via a theoretical enquiry and empirical examine on significant worldwide governance regimes, together with the eu human rights regime, the contestation round UN sanctions and human rights, and the constitution of worldwide threat legislation. The empirical study finds how usual pluralist buildings are in postnational legislation and what benefits they own over constitutionalist versions. regardless of the issues it additionally unearths, the research indicates wary optimism concerning the hazard of reliable and reasonable cooperation in pluralist settings.

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For this, I owe much gratitude to Aida Torres Pérez, Alec Stone Sweet, Alejandro Chehtman, Alejandro Sáiz Arnaiz, Alexander Somek, Andrew Lang, Anne Peters, Anne Thies, Anthea Roberts, Benedict Kingsbury, Carol Harlow, Caterina García, Cathryn Costello, Chandran Kukathas, Christian Walter, Christoph Möllers, Craig Scott, Eran Shamir-Borer, Ewan Macdonald, Greg Shaffer, Jo Murkens, Jochen Frowein, Joseph Weiler, Julia Black, Luzius Wildhaber, Marisa Iglesias, Mark Kayser, Martin Loughlin, Mattias Kumm, Michael Zürn, Neil Walker, Nicolas Lamp, Oriol Casanovas, Pavlos Eleftheriadis, Richard Stewart, Stephen Weatherill, Tom Poole, and Wibren van der Burg.

The new series will seek to establish itself as the primary point of reference for scholarly work in the subject by commissioning different types of study. The majority of the works published in the series will be monographs that advance new understandings of the subject. Well-conceived edited collections that bring a variety of perspectives and disciplinary approaches to bear on specific themes in constitutional thought will also be included. Further, in recognition of the facts that there is a great deal of pioneering literature originally written in languages other than English and with regard to non-anglophone constitutional traditions, the series will also seek to publish English language translations of leading monographs in constitutional theory.

It has progressed in fits and starts, through phases of stagnation, interruption, and distraction, and through a process in which, for long, my ideas kept changing direction every time they seemed settled. Some of these changes were due to the different intellectual environments I have worked in over the last ten years—the idea to write a book on postnational law, pluralism, and constitutionalism came up while I was at NYU Law School and took shape during my years at Merton College, Oxford; most chapters were written while I taught at the London School of Economics and finished now that I work at the Hertie School of Governance in Berlin.

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