La objeción democrática a los límites materiales de la reforma constitucional (The Democratic Objection Against the Substantive Non-Procedural Limitations of the Constitutional Reform Process)

Actualidad Jurídica, N° 28, Julio 2013

17 Pages Posted: 13 Dec 2013

Date Written: 2013

Abstract

En este ensayo el autor argumenta que las teorías de algunos constitucionalistas chilenos que justifican la imposibilidad de modificar la Constitución de acuerdo a límites materiales derivados del Derecho Internacional, es contraria a la libre deliberación política que debiera existir en la democracia constitucional chilena.

In this essay, the author argues that constitutional theories that some Chilean scholars have made in order to justify the impossibility of amending the Constitution because of substantive non-procedural limitations they found in international law, contradicts the free political deliberation that should exist in the Chilean constitutional democracy.

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Suggested Citation

Verdugo, Sergio, La objeción democrática a los límites materiales de la reforma constitucional (The Democratic Objection Against the Substantive Non-Procedural Limitations of the Constitutional Reform Process) (2013). Actualidad Jurídica, N° 28, Julio 2013, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2365386

Sergio Verdugo (Contact Author)

Universidad del Desarrollo ( email )

Avenida La Plaza 680
Las Condes
Santiago
Chile

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