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Mexico's Supreme Court: Between Liberal Individual and Revolutionary Social Rights, 1867-1934

Timothy M. James
Format
Book
Published
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 2013.
Language
English
ISBN
9780826353788, 0826353789, 9780826353795 (ebk.)
Summary
"The protection of individual rights was established for the first time in the Mexican constitution of the late nineteenth century and carried over into the 1917 revolutionary constitution. The author's asks, "How did judicial interpretation become a barrier to implementing labor legislation and agrarian land rights?"--Provided by publisher.
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.
Description
xvi, 149 pages ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-141) and index.
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