Constitution making in Asia : decolonisation and state-building in the aftermath of the British Empire

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Full title: Constitution making in Asia : decolonisation and state-building in the aftermath of the British Empire / edited by H. Kumarasingham.
Other authors: Kumarasingham, Harshan, 1979- (Editor)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • "Eastminster" : decolonisation and state-building in British Asia / H. Kumarasingham
  • British constitutional thought and the emergence of bills of rights in Britain's overseas territories in Asia at decolonization / Charles O.J. Parkinson
  • Discretionary reserve powers of heads of state / Anne Twomey
  • A British misreading : Sir Ivor Jennings' early assessment of the Indian constitution / Shubhankar Dam
  • Pakistan's first decade : democracy and constitution
  • a historical appraisal of centralization / Tahir Kamran
  • "Specialist in omniscience" : nationalism, constitutionalism, and Sir Ivor Jennings' engagement with Ceylon / Asanga Welikala
  • Constitutionalism and constitution making in Malaysia, 1956-57 / Joseph M. Fernando
  • Constitution drafting as cold war realpolitik : Sir Ivor Jennings and Nepal's 1959 constitution / Mara Malagodi
  • Sir William Ivor Jennings : a centennial paper / A.W. Bradley.