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Author Fossungu, Peter Ateh-Afac, author.

Title Getting Africa Out of the Dungeon : Human Rights, Federalism, and Judicial Politics in Cameroon / by Peter Ateh-Afac Fossungu
Published Masvingo, Zimbabwe : Africa Talent Publishers, [2019]
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Contents Cover; Title page; Copyright page; Dedication; Contents; Introduction; CHAPTER 1 -- HUMAN RIGHTS AND JUDICIAL POLITICS IN CAMEROON: IDEAS OF A COUNTRY THAT SHOULD LEAD AFRICA OUT OF THE DUNGEON; THE HISTORY AND FALLOUTS OF THE CONFUSING SILLINESS OF JUDICIAL EXCLUSION IN POLITICS; THE FEDERALISM CONFUSION AS FALLING OUT OF SILLINESS?; HUMAN RIGHTS CATASTROPHE FROM PLAYING HAMLET WITHOUT THE PRINCE?; THE CHIEF JUSTICE AND THE SIZE OF THE CAMEROON SUPREME COURT; PROMOTING COURT SOLIDARITY OR REINFORCING JUDICIAL DEPENDENCE?; THE NUMERICAL MYSTERY OF NUMBERS AND HEADS
CHAPTER 2 -- JUDICIAL INDEPENDENCE AND THE MAKING OF TEACHERS, JUDGES AND LAWYERS IN AFRICA: CASE OF CAMEROONWONDERS NEVER ENDING WITH POLITICAL IDIOTS: SUBVERTING SEPARATION OF POWERS BY PENAL-CODING SEPARATION OF POWERS?; THE QUESTIONS OF CAMEROON POLITICIANS AND LAWYERS: EVIDENCE OF ILLITERACY OR CONFUSIONCRACY?; THE 'CONCOURS' AS RECRUITMENT AND TRAINING MODALITY; BECOMING A LAWYER IN CAMEROON WITH NO LAW SCHOOL AND FACILITIES FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION; ON THE FACILITIES FOR JUDGES', MAGISTRATES 'AND TEACHERS' CONTINUING EDUCATION; CLOSING REMARKS
CHAPTER 3 -- HUMAN RIGHTS, CONSTITUTIONALISM AND THE JUDICIARY IN CONTEMPORARY GOVERNANCE: ABOLISHING LONG-DISTANCE GOVERNANCE IN AFRICAWITH SEPARATION OF POWERS, NOT ONLY FEDERALISM PUSHES FOR LITIGATION; SEPARATION OF POWERS AND CONSTITUTIONAL DEMOCRACY; ARGUING AGAINST JUDICIAL REVIEW OR JUDICIAL INDEPENDENCE?; THE TIGER-DNA THEORY: DEFINING A BALANCED SUPREME CONSTITUTION AND SHAMING ESCAPIST SCHOLARSHIP; THE SUSPENSION AND TERMINATION OF THE REGIONAL AND LOCAL AUTHORITIES: THE LEGALITY WITH UNSUPREME CONSTITUTIONS?; EXAMPLES OF SUPREME CONSTITUTIONS AROUND THE GLOBE
THE AMENDMENT FORMULAE WAR OF RIGIDITY AND GERMAN UNCOMMON SIMPLICITYKNOWING THE UNKNOWN STRAIGHTFORWARDNESS WITH STIFF AMENDING EXTREME CONCLUSION?; CHAPTER 4 -- IS INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS LAW REGULATING NATIONAL CONSTITUTIONAL JUSTICE IN AFRICA? TOWARD A CHARTER OF RIGHTS AND FREEDOMS IN CAMEROON; DEBATING THE CAUSES OF JUDICIAL DEPENDENCE IN CAMEROON; STRATEGIES FOR SECURING JUDICIAL INDEPENDENCE; THE UN OPTION: INEFFECTIVE AND PROMOTING THE DEPENDENCY SYNDROME IN AFRICA?; FROM PROSECUTING ONESELF TO SELECTIVE DEFENCE: ENHANCING THE DIVIDE-AND-RULE TACTICS
THE HEAD SECOND-FIDDLE JEOPARDY GAMETHE POR'S SECRET OF DOUBLING THE UNCONVENTIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE; ADVANCED REMOTE CONTROLLITICS: DUTIES OF COURTS AND THE POSSIBLY IMPOSSIBLE IMPEACHMENT; ADVANCED REMOTE CONTROLLITICS MEANS IMPOSSIBLE NEVER REALLY CAMEROONIAN?; ADVANCING INEQUALITY IN EQUALITY AND UNKNOWINGLY IMPEACHING THE UNWILLING IMPEACHER?; THE FEDERAL HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE: AN IMPEACHMENT INSTITUTION?; THE 1991 AND 1996 HIGH COURTS OF JUSTICE IMPEACHING THE PRESIDENT; CONCLUDING WITH PLACES TO LEARN FROM
Notes THE INDEPENDENT JUDICIARỲS QUESTIONS FOR REVIEW IN FAVOUR OF HUMAN RIGHTS: NOT WHETHER BUT HOW
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Subject Human rights -- Cameroon
Judicial power -- Cameroon
Human rights.
Judicial power.
Cameroon.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1779295391
9781779295392