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Antonia Baraggia and Lorenza Violini
Revolutionary Constitutionalism: An Introduction
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Bruce Ackerman’s latest book “Revolutionary Constitutions. Charismatic Leadership and the Rule of Law” represents an important and timing contribution to the debate about the crisis of our contemporary constitutional democracies. According to Ackerman “a deeper understanding of the past is especially important at this moment. With constitutional crises erupting throughout the world, it is tempting to believe that all of them are symptoms of the same disease, so-called populism - and can be cured in similar way. This is a mistake. Countries that have travelled down the three different paths to constitutionalism confront very different crises”

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