Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion, Religion and Politics, Whither Europe?

Chapter in volume on Religion, Politics and Law. Philosophical Reflections on the Sources of Normative Order in Society (2009)

'Modern, liberal democracies in the West living under the rule of law and protection of human rights cannot articulate the very values from which they derive their legitimacy. These pre-political and pre-legal preconditions cannot be guaranteed, let alone be enforced by the state, but constitute nevertheless its moral and spiritual infrastructure. Until recently, a common… Continue reading Chapter in volume on Religion, Politics and Law. Philosophical Reflections on the Sources of Normative Order in Society (2009)

Comparative Constitutional Law, Democracy, Law and Religion

International Conference on “The Rule of Law with Chinese Characteristics in Transition”

Looking forward to attending the above conference, the call of papers for which is still open: 'Date: 5-7 June 2013 Venue: Connie-Fan Multi-media Conference Room, 4/F Cheng Yick-chi Building, CityU Language: The Conference will be conducted in English and Putonghua. Simultaneous interpretation will be provided during the conference. Organizer: The Centre for Chinese and Comparative… Continue reading International Conference on “The Rule of Law with Chinese Characteristics in Transition”