RC09 Comparative Judicial Studies

Session Code
RC09
Session Chairs
Dr. Charles Smith
Dr. James Kelly

Aims to promote the comparative study of judicial processes. This entails analyses of the various components of these processes: the legal profession, the judiciary, courts (as institutions), legal doctrines, legal cultures; and how these components relate to other political institutions and political systems such as executives, legislatures, political parties, constitutions, federalism, political culture.