International Journal of Constitutional Law


It examines an array of theoretical and practical issues and offers critical analysis of current issues and debates. In addition, ICON looks at global trends that carry constitutional implications. It features scholarly articles by international legal scholars, judges, and people from related fields, such as economics, philosophy, and political science.

Online ISSN: 1474-2659
Print ISSN: 1474-2640

Volume 16, Issue 2, 1 January 2019
Int J Constitutional Law (2019) 17 (4): 378



Spatial statism
Thirty years from Tiananmen: China, Hong Kong, and the ongoing experiment to preserve liberal values in an authoritarian state
Back into the political? Rethinking judicial, legal, and transnational constitutionalism
Secession and post-sovereign constitution-making after 1989: Catalonia, Kosovo, and Quebec
The role of democratic legitimacy in the recognition of governments in Africa since the end of the Cold War
The ALBA constitutional project and political representation
1989–2019: From democratic to abusive constitutional borrowing
Decolonizing Eastern Europe: A global perspective on 1989 and the world it made
Thirty years after the fall: An academic perspective
Populism and constitutional tension
Populism as a constitutional project
Against instantaneous democracy
International law in domestic courts in an era of populism
Central Europe's descent into autocracy: A constitutional analysis of authoritarian populism
Responding to “populist” politics at EU level: Regulation 1141/2014 and beyond
Epilogue: In defense of disruptive democracy—A critique of anti-populism
2018 global review of constitutional law: Chile
2018 global review of constitutional law: Colombia
Introduction: Defending “democratic populism”?
Evaluating Bruce Ackerman's “Pathways to Constitutionalism” and India as an exemplar of “revolutionary constitutionalism on a human scale”
The Constitution of the Italian Republic: Not revolution, but principled liberation
Understanding Polish pacted (r)evolution(s) of 1989 and the politics of resentment of 2015–2018 and beyond
Dialogic judicial review and its problems in East Asia

Book Reviews: Identity: The Demand for Dignity and the Politics of Resentment
Book Reviews: Islands of Sovereignty: Haitian Migration and the Borders of Empire
Book Reviews: Comparative Judicial Review