William Partlett

Melbourne Law School

Associate Professor

185 Pelham St

Carlton VIC

Melbourne

Australia

http://law.unimelb.edu.au/about/staff/william-partlett

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“  I am interested in the insights that historical and comparative research can bring to constitutional law and theory. For more on my approach, please visit willpartlett.com.  ”

Scholarly Papers (12)

1.

The Dangers of Popular Constitution-Making

38 Brooklyn Journal of International Law 193 (2012)
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 09 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2013
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
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Reclassifying Russian Law: Mechanisms, Outcomes, and Solutions for an Overly Politicized Field

Columbia Journal of Eastern European Law, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2008
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2010
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
Downloads 538 (57,130)

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comparative law, Russian law, law and development, methodology

3.

Is Socialist Law Really Dead?

48 New York University Journal of International Law and Politics (JILP) 463 (2016)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2016
William Partlett and Eric C. Ip
Melbourne Law School and The University of Hong Kong
Downloads 456 (70,149)

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comparative law

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Enforcing Oil and Gas Contracts Without Courts: Reputational Constraints on Resource Nationalism in Russia and Azerbaijan

Demokratizatsiya: Journal of Post-Soviet Democratization, pp. 74-93, Winter 2010
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2015
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
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contract theory, oil and gas law, comparative law, legal theory

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Russia's 2020 Constitutional Amendments: A Comparative Perspective

U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 887
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2020
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
Downloads 296 (115,456)

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constitutional law, comparative law, Russia

6.

The American Tradition of Constituent Power

15 International Journal of Constitutional Law 955-987 (2018)
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 17 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 04 May 2020
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
Downloads 186 (181,304)
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constituent power, constitution-making theory, American constitutional tradition, comparative law, representation, constitutional politics.

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Courts and Constitution-Making

Wake Forest Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 5, 2015
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 11 Feb 2016
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
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8.

Constitutional Historiography

U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 896
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Jul 2020
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
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historians, historiography, constitutional

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The Elite Threat to Constitutional Transitions

Virginia Journal of International Law, Vol. 56, No. 2, 2016
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 24 Apr 2017
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
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Criminal Law and Cooperative Federalism

56 American Criminal Law Review 1663-1691 (2019)
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Jun 2019
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
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criminal law, constitutional law, federalism

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Engineers’ Problematic Comparative Legacy

forthcoming in Public Law Review (2020), U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 876
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 06 May 2020
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
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engineers, constitutional law, Australia

12.

Post-Soviet Constitution Making

"Post-Soviet Constitution-Making" in Hanna Lerner and David Landau (eds), Comparative Constitution Making, Edward Elgar Publishing (2019), pp. 539-566, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 830
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 01 May 2020
William Partlett
Melbourne Law School
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post-Soviet, constitutional law