Power (Philosophy); Authority; Implied powers (Constitutional law); Constitutions--United States; Law--United States--Roman influences
Nomi Claire Lazar, Associate Professor, Facult of Social Sciences, University of Ottawa, explores the reasons for the evident contrast found in the American approach to prerogative power and the centrality of ‘writtenness’ in our understanding of constitutional government.
Respondent: Benjamin Berger, Osgoode Hall Law School.
Lazar, Nomi Claire and Berger, Benjamin, "New Modes in Old Orders: Crisis Government and the Written Constitution" (2012). Legal Philosophy Between State and Transnationalism Seminar Series. 7.