Political Culture and Constitutionalism

Title

Political Culture and Constitutionalism

Role

Editors: Daniel P. Franklin and Michael Baun

Contributing author: Marcie J. Patton

Files

Document Type

Book Contribution

Description/Summary

Marcie J. Patton is a contributing author, “Constitutionalism and Political Culture in Turkey” pp. 138-158.

Book description: This work is a cross-national examination of the relationship between political culture and constitutionalism in the nation state. Ten countries are studied: Nigeria, Turkey, Egypt, Great Britain, Germany, Japan, India, Mexico, Canada, and the United States. In addition to the editors, the authors are Rotimi Suberu(Nigeria), Marci Patton(Turkey), Nathan J. Brown and Roni Amit(Egypt), William B. Gwyn(Great Britain), John O. Haley(Japan), Sankaran Krishna(India), Howard J. Wiarda(Mexico), and Gregory Mahler(Canada). Questions to be explored include whether constitutions can be imposed from the top or must evolve; whether constitutionalism is only a western concept; and what the relationship is between colonialism and constitutionalism. -- Publisher description.

ISBN

9781563244155

Publication Date

1995

Publication Information

Patton, Marcie J. (1995). “Constitutionalism and Political Culture in Turkey.” Political Culture and Constitutionalism. Eds. Daniel P. Franklin and Michael Baun. NY: M.E. Sharpe (1995): 138-158.