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Incrementalism and complexity

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Courts are very often required to adjudicate complex social policy disputes, and there is no sign of the tide turning back. Such disputes arise under European Community law, in the private law of tort and contract, in constitutional law questions, and whenever policymakers must decide upon the content of an important new statute or even a bill of rights.

When contemplating the issue, the question for judges and policymakers alike is: ‘should a judge adjudicate this dispute at all, a...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Balliol College
Department:
Social Sciences Division - Faculty of Law - Socio-Legal Studies,Centre for
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Publisher:
The Foundation for Law, Justice and Society Publisher's website
Series:
Courts and the making of public policy
Publication date:
2009-01-01
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