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Author Kühn, Zdeněk.

Title The judiciary in Central and Eastern Europe : mechanical jurisprudence in transformation? / by Zdeněk Kühn
Published Leiden ; Boston : Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 311 pages)
Series Law in Eastern Europe, 0075-823X ; v. 61
Law in Eastern Europe ; no. 61. 0075-823X
Contents Introduction -- The origins of Central European legal culture -- Socialist legal culture in Central Europe : an introduction -- From Stalinist anti-formalism to socialist textual positivism : Central European judicial methodology during the Cold War -- Institutional changes after the collapse of communism -- Judicial methodology in a post-communist world : overcoming the concept of limited law? -- Conslusions. Rethinking the future of the central european judiciary
Summary The book analyses the judicial culture in East Central Europe from the era of Stalinism up to the post-Communist period of the 1990s and 2000s. The book targets the judicial ideology and the conception of law, phenomena most resistant to change
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Courts -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century.
Law reform -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1283356996
9047429001 (electronic bk.)
9789047429005 (electronic bk.)