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Author James, T. M. (Timothy M.)

Title Mexico's Supreme Court : Between Liberal Individual and Revolutionary Social Rights, 1867-1934
Published [Place of publication not identified] : University of New Mexico Press, 2013
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Contents The judicial protection of constitutional rights during the porfiriato -- From the plan of san luis potosi to the constitution of 1917 -- Liberal jurisprudence and article 123 -- The third revolutionary court and legal obstacles to the implementation of article 27
Summary James examines the legal history of the Supreme Court's constitutional jurisprudence before, during, and after the Mexican Revolution of 1910 and explains the ways in which constitutional jurisprudence became the barrier to the implementation of revolutionary social legislation such as land reapportionment after 1917
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-141) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mexico. Suprema Corte de Justicia -- History.
Civil rights -- Mexico -- History.
Constitutional courts -- Mexico -- History.
Social rights -- Mexico -- History.
Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1867-1910.
Mexico -- Politics and government -- 1910-1946.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0826353789 (Cloth)
129996480X (ebk)
9780826353788 (Cloth)
9781299964808 (ebk)