Rosalind Dixon

University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

Professor

Kensington, New South Wales 2052

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (40)

1.

Abortion, Dignity and a Capabilities Approach

FEMINIST CONSTITUTIONALISM, Beverly Baines, Daphne Barak-Erez, Tsvi Kahana, eds., Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011, U of Chicago Public Law Working Paper No. 345
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Mar 2011
Rosalind Dixon and Martha C. Nussbaum
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
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Children's Rights and a Capabilities Approach: The Question of Special Priority

Cornell Law Review, Vol. 97, 2012, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 384
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 May 2012
Rosalind Dixon and Martha C. Nussbaum
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
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human rights, children

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Constitutional Amendment Rules: A Comparative Perspective

COMPARATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, Tom Ginsburg, ed., Edward Elgar, 2011, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 347
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 09 May 2011
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Introduction: Comparative Constitutional Law

COMPARATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL LAW, Tom Ginsburg and Rosalind Dixon, eds., Edward Elgar Publishing, 2011, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 362
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 01 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2011
Rosalind Dixon and Tom Ginsburg
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Chicago Law School
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comparative constitutional law

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Constraining Constitutional Change

Wake Forest Law Review, Forthcoming, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 758
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Jul 2015
David Landau and Rosalind Dixon
Florida State University - College of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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constitutional replacement, abusive constitutionalism, constitutional amendment, unconstitutional constitutional amendment

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Deciding Not to Decide: Deferral in Constitutional Design

International Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 9, Nos. 3/4, 2011, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 389
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Jun 2012
Rosalind Dixon and Tom Ginsburg
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Chicago Law School
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Tiered Constitutional Design

George Washington Law Review, Vol. 86, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 839
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 17 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 05 May 2017
Rosalind Dixon and David Landau
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Florida State University - College of Law
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constitutional amendment, constitutional change, abusive constitutionalism, constitutional design, unconstitutional constitutional amendment

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The Limits of Constitutional Convergence

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 329
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 11 Nov 2010
Rosalind Dixon and Eric A. Posner
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Chicago - Law School
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The Supreme Court of Canada, Charter Dialogue and Deference

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 284
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 11 Dec 2009
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Weak-Form Judicial Review and American Exceptionalism

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 348
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 May 2011
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional Amendment and Political Constitutionalism: A Philosophical and Comparative Reflection

David Dyzenhaus (ed), Philosophical Foundations of Constitutional Law, Oxford University Press, Forthcoming, U of Melbourne Legal Studies Research Paper No. 703, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-07
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 07 Jul 2015
Rosalind Dixon and Adrienne Stone
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Melbourne - Law School
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Amendment, override, judicial review, legitimacy, democracy, rights-based disagreements, weak-form review, Waldron, India, Colombia

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Living to Fight Another Day: Judicial Deferral in Defense of Democracy

Wisconsin Law Review, 2016, Forthcoming, NYU School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 16-01
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 03 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2016
Rosalind Dixon and Samuel Issacharoff
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and New York University School of Law
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Constitutions Inside Out: Outsider Interventions in Domestic Constitutional Contests

Wake Forest Law Review, Forthcoming, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2012-53
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Nov 2012
Rosalind Dixon and Vicki C. Jackson
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Harvard Law School
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Female Justices, Feminism and the Politics of Judicial Appointment: A Re-examination

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 283
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Dec 2009
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional Amendment Rules: The Denominator Problem

COMPARATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL DESIGN, Tom Ginsburg ed., 2011, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 346
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 13 May 2011
Rosalind Dixon and Richard Holden
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Chicago
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Creating Dialogue about Socioeconomic Rights: Strong-Form versus Weak-Form Judicial Review Revisited

International Journal of Constitutional Law, Oxford Journals, Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 391-418, 2007
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jan 2010
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Creating Dialogue About Socioeconomic Rights: Strong-Form Versus Weak-Form Judicial Review Revisited

International Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 5, Issue 3, pp. 391-418, 2007
Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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Special Issue: The First Decade of Indonesia's Constitutional Court

Australian Journal of Asian Law, Vol. 16, No. 2, Article 1, 2016
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 10 Mar 2016
Simon Butt, Melissa Crouch and Rosalind Dixon
The University of Sydney Law School, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Drafting a Replacement for the Races Power in the Australian Constitution

(2014) 25 Public Law Review 83, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2014-25
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 13 Jun 2014
Rosalind Dixon and George Williams
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Australian Constitution, Races Power, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders

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Abusive Judicial Review: Courts Against Democracy

53 UC Davis Law Review, 2020, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 16 Jul 2019
David Landau and Rosalind Dixon
Florida State University - College of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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democratic erosion, abusive constitutionalism, judicial review, judicial independence

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Term Limits and the Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendment Doctrine: Lessons from Latin America

Forthcoming, Alexander Baturo and Robert Elgie eds., Politics of Presidential Term Limits (Oxford University Press), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 887
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Jul 2018
David Landau, Yaniv Roznai and Rosalind Dixon
Florida State University - College of Law, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya - Radzyner School of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Term Limits; Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendment Doctrine; Judicial Review of Constitutional Amendments; Latin America; Constitutions; Democracy; Courts; Transnational Anchoring; Eternity Clauses; Abusive Constitutionalism

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The South African Constitutional Court and Socio-Economic Rights as 'Insurance Swaps'

Constitutional Court Review, Vol. 4, No. 1, 2011, University of Chicago Coase-Sandor Institute for Law & Economics Research Paper No. 650, Loyola University Chicago School of Law Research Paper No. 436
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Rosalind Dixon and Tom Ginsburg
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of Chicago Law School
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Amending Constituting Identity

University of Chicago Public Law Working Paper No. 332
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 16 Dec 2010
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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constitutional amendment, constitutional change

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A Minimalist Charter of Rights for Australia: The U.K. Or Canada as a Model?

U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 285
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 11 Dec 2009
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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From an Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendment to an Unconstitutional Constitution? Lessons From Honduras

Global Constitutionalism, Forthcoming , FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 886
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 25 Jul 2018
David Landau, Rosalind Dixon and Yaniv Roznai
Florida State University - College of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya - Radzyner School of Law
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unconstitutional constitutional amendments, abusive constitutionalism, judicial review of constitutional norms, term limits, Honduras

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Partial Constitutional Codes

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2014-37
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 20 Aug 2014
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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constitutional law, constitutional drafting, constitutional interpretation, South Africa, India, freedom of expression, property rights

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Updating Constitutional Rules

Supreme Court Review, 2009, U of Chicago, Public Law Working Paper No. 344
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Mar 2011
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Proportionality & Comparative Constitutional Law Versus Studies

(2018)12(2) Law & Ethics of Human Rights 203, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 18-86
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 23 Nov 2018
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional law, comparative constitutional law, comparative constitutional studies, empirical comparison, proportionality, legitimacy, necessity, comparative practice

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Marking Constitutional Transitions: The Law and Politics of Constitutional Implementation in South Africa

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 18-64
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 18 Sep 2018
Rosalind Dixon and Theunis Robert Roux
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW)
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South Africa, constitution, African National Congress, rights-based constitutionalism, South African Constitutional Court

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Teaching with Feminist Judgments: A Global Conversation

Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 26 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2019
Pace University School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW), Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law, University of Wisconsin - Parkside, University of Edinburgh - School of Law, University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law, Leicester Law School, CUNY School of Law, University of Canterbury, The John Marshall Law School, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
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Constitutional Rights as Bribes

(2018) 50(3) Connecticut Law Review, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 18-60
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 10 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2018
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Constitutions, rights, rights expansion, conditional rights, structural constitutional change, democracy, noncompetitive forms of democratic rule

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Constitutional Design Deferred

Forthcoming, Elgar Handbook on Comparative Constitution Making (Elgar, 2019) Chapter 8, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 18-63
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 18 Sep 2018 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2019
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional Drafting, Timing, Deferral, Abstract V Concrete Language, By-Law Clauses, Conflicting Provisions, Time-Limits, Focal Points, Judicial Review

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The Swiss Constitution and a Weak-Form Unconstitutional Amendment Doctrine?

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 17-75
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Oct 2017
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Direct democracy, Swiss constitution, Switzerland, unconstitutional amendment doctrine, European human rights law, judicial review

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Globalizing Constitutional Moments? A Reflection on the Japanese Article 9 Debate

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 17-74
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2018
Rosalind Dixon and Guy Baldwin
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and University of New South Wales (UNSW), Faculty of Law, Students
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Ackerman, comparative constitutional scholars, constitutional change, Japan, constitution, legitimate change

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Constitutional Design Two Ways: Constitutional Drafters as Judges

(2017) 57(1) Virginia Journal of International Law 1, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 17-76
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 08 Nov 2017
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional Law, Drafting, Interpretation, Constitutional Courts, Constitutional Drafters, Democratic Constitutional Change

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The Supreme Court of Canada and Constitutional (Equality) Baselines

Osgoode Hall Law Journal (2013, Forthcoming), UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2013-11
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Feb 2013
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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Detaining Non-Citizens: Political Competition & Weak v. Strong Judicial Review

(2017) 57(3) Virginia Journal of International Law , UNSW Law Research Paper No. 17-77
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2018
Rosalind Dixon and Brigid McManus
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Independent
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Constitutional Law, Constitutional Rights Protection, Interpretation, Express Powers, Courts, Individual Rights, Judicial Intervention

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Calibrated Proportionality

UNSW Law Research Paper No. 19-48
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Jul 2019
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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High Court, Constitutional Law, Proportionality, Implied Freedom, Political Communication, Australia, Constitution, Necessity, Adequacy

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Cómo comparar constitucionalmente (How to Compare Constitutionally)

Latin American Law Review, No. 3, 2019
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Aug 2019
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law
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constitutional comparison, constitutional judges, lawyers, scholars, methodology, case-selection, realistic comparison

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Constitutional Drafting and Distrust

International Journal of Constitutional Law, Forthcoming, UNSW Law Research Paper No. 2015-32
Posted: 14 Jul 2015
Rosalind Dixon
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law

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constitutional law, constitutional drafting, norms, India, South Africa, trust, distrust

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Transnational Constitutionalism and a Limited Doctrine of Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendment

13 (3) International Journal of Constitutional Law __ (2015 Forthcoming), FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 759
Posted: 01 Jul 2015
Rosalind Dixon and David Landau
University of New South Wales (UNSW) - Faculty of Law and Florida State University - College of Law

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constitutional amendment, unconstitutional constitutional amendment, basic structure doctrine, substitution of the constitution, Indian Supreme Court, Colombian Constitutional Court, transnational engagement