14 Pages Posted: 25 Sep 2007
This essay reviews Princeton political scientist Jennifer A. Widner's book, "Building the Rule of Law: Francis Nyalali and the Road to Judicial Independence in Africa" (2001).
Keywords: Africa, judicial independence, judicial activism, courts
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Prempeh, H. Kwasi, African Judges, in Their Own Cause: Reconstituting Independent Courts in Contemporary Africa. International Journal of Constitutional Law, Vol. 4, No. 592, 2006; Seton Hall Public Law Research Paper No. 1016604. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1016604