I•CON Symposium: Constitutional Transitions in the Middle East

In March 2012, Constitutional Transitions held a symposium on the constitutional reformation of the Middle East and North Africa region in the wake of the Arab Spring. The papers presented at the symposium are collected in this special edition of the International Journal of Constitutional Law, with an introduction by Constitutional Transitions Faculty Director Sujit Choudhry, and address: Islamic constitutionalism; judicial interpretation under Islamic law; the Turkish Constitutional Court; Turkey’s tradition of authoritarian constitutionalism; and civil-military relations in Turkey.  For more information and videos from the 2012 symposium, click here.

Contributions to the Symposium