Nicholas W. Barber

University of Oxford - Faculty of Law

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Scholarly Papers (25)

1.

The Separation of Powers and the British Constitution

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3/2012
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 01 Feb 2012
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Against a Written Constitution

Public Law, Vol. 11, 2008
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Apr 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Legal Realism, Pluralism, and their Challengers

EUROPEAN LEGAL METHOD - TOWARDS A NEW EUROPEAN LEGAL REALISM?, U. Neergaard, R. Nielsen, eds., Copenhagen: DJOEF Publishing, 2013, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 76/2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Dec 2012
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Self-Defence for Institutions

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 61/2012
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 16 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Self-Defence for Institutions

(2013) 72 Cambridge Law Journal 558-577, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 84/2014
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 07 Nov 2014
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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separation of powers, constitutions, constitutional institutions

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Constitutionalism: Negative and Positive

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 7/2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Feb 2015
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
Downloads 241 (42,725)

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Constitutionalism; Constitutional Theory; Constitutional Principles

6.

The Significance of the Common Understanding In Legal Theory

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2/2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 01 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 08 Nov 2014
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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7.

Citizenship, Nationalism, and the European Union

(2002) 27 European Law Review 241-259, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Apr 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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8.

Sovereignty Re-Examined: The Courts, Parliament, and Statutes

(2000) 20 Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 131-154
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 01 Apr 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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9.

Prelude to the Separation of Powers

(2001) 60 Cambridge Law Journal 59-88
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 01 Apr 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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10.

Must Legalistic Conceptions of the Rule of Law Have a Social Dimension?

(2004) 17 Ratio Juris 474-488
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 01 Apr 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Professor Loughlin's Idea of Public Law

(2005) 25 Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 157-167, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 31 Mar 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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12.

Why Entrench?

(2016) 14 International Journal of Constitutional Law, Forthcoming, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 42/2015
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Jul 2015
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Entrenchment, Comparative Constitutional Law, Constitutional Theory, Constitutions

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The Limited Modesty of Subsidiarity

(2005) 11 European Law Journal 308
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Apr 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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The Limited Modesty of Subsidiarity

European Law Journal, Vol. 11, No. 3, pp. 308-325, May 2005
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Jul 2005
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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The Constitutional Regulation of Scottish Secession

Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 38/2015
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Jun 2015
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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secession, Scotland

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Legal Pluralism and the European Union

(2006) 12 European Law Journal 306
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Mar 2016
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Legal Pluralism, European Union, Conflicting Legal Rules, Constitutional Law

Legal Pluralism and the European Union

European Law Journal, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp. 306-329, May 2006
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 08 May 2006
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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The Rechtsstaat and the Rule of Law

The University of Toronto Law Journal, Vol. 53, No. 4, Autumn 2003, pp. 443-454
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Dec 2014
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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17.

Two Meditations on the Thoughts of Many Minds, Book Review

Texas Law Review, Vol. 88, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 31 Mar 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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18.

The Academic Mythologians

(2001) 21 Oxford Journal of Legal Studies 369-380
Posted: 14 May 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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19.

Subsidiarity in the Draft Constitution

(2005) 11 European Public Law 197-205
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 23 Apr 2013
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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20.

The Afterlife of Parliamentary Sovereignty

(2011) 9 International Journal of Constitutional Law 144-254
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 07 Nov 2014
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Parliamentary Sovereignty

21.

Legal Inconsistency and the Emergence of States

H. Patrick Glenn and Lionel Smith, Law and the New Logics (Cambridge: CUP, 2016), Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21/2017
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Mar 2017
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Legal Pluralism, constitutions

22.

Laws and Constitutional Conventions

(2009) 125 Law Quarterly Review 294
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 14 Apr 2016
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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Constitutional Conventions; soft law; non-legal rules

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The Rise of Prospective Henry VIII Clauses and Their Implications for Sovereignty

[2003] Public Law 113
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 Mar 2016
Nicholas W. Barber and Alison L. Young
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Oxford - Faculty of Law
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parliamentary sovereignty; Henry VIII clauses; delegated legislation

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The Exceptional Role of Courts in the Constitutional Order

Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 16-25
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 20 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 07 Jun 2016
Nicholas W. Barber and Adrian Vermeule
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and Harvard Law School
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25.

The Constitutional State

Oxford: OUP, 2010, Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 83/2010
Posted: 05 Jan 2011
Nicholas W. Barber
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law

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