McHarg, Aileen (2008) Reforming the United Kingdom constitution : law, convention, soft law. Modern Law Review, 71 (6). pp. 853-877.Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)
Discusses issues of constitutional reform in the UK. Focuses on the role of "declared" conventions, to be viewed as influential rather than binding "soft law". Considers whether conventions can be "declared", looking at the nature of constitutional conventions as examples of constitutional soft law. Assesses the usefulness of using hard and soft law in the constitutional context, highlighting the three salient regulatory elements of standard-setting, compliance-monitoring, and enforcement provisions.
|Keywords:||compliance, constitutional reform, enforcement, standards, Law|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities And Social Sciences > Law|
|Depositing user:||Pure Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||03 Jul 2012 10:04|
|Last modified:||10 Dec 2012 16:44|
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