Verfassungsnominalismus (Constitutional Nominalism)
Archives for Philosophy of Law and Social Philosophy 97 (2011), pp. 44-77
34 Pages Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Date Written: March 1, 2011
Starting from two decisions of the California Supreme Court that are in result right the opposite of each other on a similar subject matter, this paper tries to establish first steps towards a theory of Constitutional Nominalism which is essentially hermeneutic, and thus, even if it may surprise some, could provide for additional consistency in constitutional adjudication.
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Keywords: Constitutional Law, Philosophical Hermeneutics, Legal Semantics
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