Leonard F. M. Besselink

University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance

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Amsterdam, 1000 BA

Netherlands

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The EU and the European Convention of Human Rights after Lisbon: From 'Bosphorus' Sovereign Immunity to Full Scrutiny?

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 13 May 2008
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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EU, sovereignty, human rights, ECHR, European Court of Human Rights

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The Bite, the Bark and the Howl Article 7 TEU and the Rule of Law Initiatives

The Enforcement of EU Law and Values: Ensuring Member States' Compliance, Edited by András Jakab and Dimitry Kochenov, Oxford University Press, 2016, Forthcoming, Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance Research Paper No. 2016-01, Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2016-02
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Jan 2016
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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EU constitutionalism, EU law, constitutional law, rule of law, constitutional foundations

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The Notion and Nature of the European Constitution after the Reform Treaty

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 22 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 27 Jun 2014
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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European constitution, constitutionalism, comparative constitutional law, European Union

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Constitutional Adjudication in the Era of Globalization: The Netherlands in Comparative Perspective

European Public Law, 2012
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 10 Sep 2015
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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judicial review, comparative constitutional law, globalization, European law

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The Parameters of Constitutional Conflict after Melloni

European Law Review 2014,39( 4), 531-552
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Jun 2014 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2019
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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Respecting Constitutional Identity in the European Union: An Essay on ECJ (Second Chamber), Case C 208/09, 22 December 2010, Ilonka Sayn-Wittgenstein v. Landeshauptmann von Wien

Common Market Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Feb 2012
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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Constitutional law, EU law, constitutional identity, national identity

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The Proliferation of Constitutional Law and Constitutional Adjudication, or How American Judicial Review Came to Europe after All

Utrecht Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 2, p. 19-35, March 2013
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 05 Apr 2013
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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Kelsenian constitutional courts, judicial review, separation of powers, globalization, Europeanization, the Netherlands

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National and Constitutional Identity Before and After Lisbon

Utrecht Law Review, Vol. 6, No. 3, pp. 36-49, November 2010
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Nov 2010
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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European constitutional law, national identity, priority of EU law, priority of Member State constitutional law, constitutional equilibrium

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Should the European Union Ratify the European Convention for Human Rights? Some Remarks on the Relations between the European Court of Human Rights and the European Court of Justice

Constituting Europe: the European Court of Human Rights in a National, European and Global Context. Andreas Føllesdal/ Geir Ulfstein/ Birgit Peters (eds.) Cambridge Studies on Human Rights Conventions, Cambridge University, hardback (ISBN-13: 9781107024441) Publication date: c.April 2013 , pp. 301-3
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 02 Oct 2013
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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European Union, Accession to ECHR, European Court of Human Rights, European Court of Justice, Court of Justice European Union, fundamental rights, human rights, constitutional law, European Union law

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Immigration and Integration: The Vicissitudes of Dutch 'Inburgering'

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Jun 2008
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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citizenship, integration, minorities, immigration, migration, law

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Constitutional Referenda in the Netherlands: A Debate in the Margin

Electronic Journal of Comparative Law, Vol. 11(1), May 2007
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Oct 2016
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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Constitutional Referenda, Netherlands, Constitutional Law, Comparative Constitutional Law, Constitutional Amendment

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Multiple Political Identities: Revisiting the ‘Maximum Standard’

Citizenship and Solidarity in the European Union – From the Charter of Fundamental Rights to the Crisis, the State of the Art, Alessandra Silveira, ed., Peter Lang, 2013
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Apr 2013
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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EU law, constitutional law, Art. 53 EU Charter, fundamental rights, Melloni

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The Parliamentary Legitimacy of the European Union: The Role of the States General within the European Union

Utrecht Law Review, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 28-50, January 2012
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Feb 2012
Leonard F. M. Besselink and Brecht van Mourik
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance and Utrecht University - School of Law
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national parliaments, the Netherlands, parliamentary scrutiny

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Does EU Law Recognize Legal Limits to European Integration? Accommodating Diversity and its Limits

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 06 May 2017
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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Being a Constitutional Court in a Post-Sovereign Inter-Constitutional Order

Presentation at Conference 35 years Tribunal Constitucional (Portugal), 23-26 May 2018
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 03 Apr 2019
Leonard F. M. Besselink
University of Amsterdam - Amsterdam Centre for European Law and Governance
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Constitutional courts; primacy; sovereignty; constitutionalism; democracy; fundamental rights