The Rule of Law in Comparative Perspective

  • Mortimer Sellers
  • Tadeusz Tomaszewski

Part of the Ius Gentium: Comparative Perspectives on Law and Justice book series (IUSGENT, volume 3)

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This new volume on The Rule of Law in Comparative Perspective compares the different conceptions of the rule of law that have developed in different legal cultures. Lawyers and legal scholars from various legal systems describe the social purposes and practical applications of the rule of law, and how it might be improved in the varied circumstances of their own courts and politics.

This book will be of interest to lawyers, judges, public officials, and to all those wishing to improve the fundamental structures of their own legal systems, by bringing equal justice to every person subject to the power of the state.


Comparative law Conceptions of the rule of law Law Legal cultures Legal systems Legal theory Practical applications of the rule of law Rule of Law justice legal culture

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  • Mortimer Sellers
    • 1
  • Tadeusz Tomaszewski
    • 2
  1. 1.School of Law, Center for International &University of BaltimoreBaltimoreUSA
  2. 2.Fac. Law & AdministrationUniversity of WarsawWarszawaPoland

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