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The rule of law: what is it and why is it 'constantly on people’s lips'?

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The rule of law: what is it and why is it 'constantly on people’s lips'? / May, Christopher.

In: Political Studies Review, Vol. 9, No. 3, 01.09.2011, p. 357-365.

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May, Christopher. / The rule of law: what is it and why is it 'constantly on people’s lips'?. In: Political Studies Review. 2011 ; Vol. 9, No. 3. pp. 357-365.

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abstract = "In this review of Tom (Lord) Bingham's new book on the Rule of Law I briefly note that the rule of law has become an increasingly normal trope of (global) politics, before setting out Bingham's characterisation of the norm itself. I then ask how we might explain the ascendance of the term (in light of Bingham's lack of interest in the issue), such that Bingham's book might find a mainstream non-academic publisher.",
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