Rule of Law

Rule of law Definition Rule of law means that any act of the government must be done through laws, that no one is above the law. However this principle has many controversial aspects, the core of it requires that fair laws should apply to all persons in a given jurisdiction. It also means […]

Regionalism

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on regionalism explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Regionalism and Europe There is an entry on regionalism in the European legal encyclopedia. Resources See Also Further Reading Entry […]

Flag

Summary of Flag

The country of registration of a vessel or aircraft. Read the listing of flag abbreviations, by country or by abbreviation.

(Main Author: William J. Miller)

Spanish Translation of pavilion and flag This is the legal translation of English to Spanish in relation to […]

Intervention Policy

Hierarchical Display of Intervention policy Economics > Economic policy > Economic policy
Trade > Trade policy > Trade policy > Market intervention
Agriculture, Forestry And Fisheries > Agricultural policy > Common agricultural policy > Common organisation of markets
Economics > […]

Islamic Law

The Legal History of Islamic Law Law and Dogma Islamic law —ShariÂ’a— evolved over time in response to the Muslim communityÂ’s need for a legal system. The most important source of law was the traditions of the Prophet (sunna) as revealed in reports […]

Regional Parliament

Hierarchical Display of Regional parliament Politics > Parliament > Parliament
Economics > Regions and regional policy > Regional policy
Politics > Political framework > Political system > Federalism
Politics > Executive power and public service > Administrative structures > […]

Non-secular State

Hierarchical Display of Non-secular State Politics > Political framework > State
Concept of Non-secular State See the dictionary definition of Non-secular State. Characteristics of Non-secular State [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Non-secular State Spanish: Estado […]

Ethnic Group

Concept of Ethnic Group An introductory definition of Ethnic Group is provided here: a group of people who define themselves as distinct from other groups because of cultural differences Resources See Also Foregin Policy Foreign Affairs Resources See Also Community Collective Right Society […]

Welfare State

Concept of Welfare State Note: explore also the meaning of this legal term in the American Ecyclopedia of Law. Literature Review on Welfare State In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Paul B. Kirby offers the following summary about the topic of Welfare State: […]

Social Well-being

Hierarchical Display of Social well-being Social Questions > Social framework > Social situation > Socioeconomic conditions
Social Questions > Social protection > Social security
Politics > Political framework > State > Welfare State
Environment > Environmental policy > Environmental […]

Islamic State

Hierarchical Display of Islamic State Politics > Political framework > State > Non-secular State
Law > Sources and branches of the law > Legal science > Internal law of religions > Islamic law Concept of Islamic State See the dictionary definition of Islamic State. Characteristics of […]

Federalism

The Legal History of Federalism This section provides an overview of Federalism Concept of Federalism Note: explore also the meaning of this legal term in the American Ecyclopedia of Law. In relation to the federalism and constitutional law, Mahendra Prasad Singh[1] made the following […]

Unitarian State

Hierarchical Display of Unitarian State Politics > Political framework > State
Concept of Unitarian State See the dictionary definition of Unitarian State. Characteristics of Unitarian State [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Unitarian State Spanish: Estado unitario French: […]

European Symbol

Hierarchical Display of European symbol European Union > European construction > Deepening of the European Union > European integration > Promotion of the European idea
European Union > European construction > Deepening of the European Union > Public opinion > Public awareness […]

Symbol of State

Hierarchical Display of Symbol of State Politics > Political framework > State
European Union > European construction > Deepening of the European Union > European integration > Promotion of the European idea > European symbol
Social Questions > Culture and religion > Cultural policy > […]

Confederal State

Hierarchical Display of Confederal State Politics > Political framework > State
Concept of Confederal State See the dictionary definition of Confederal State. Characteristics of Confederal State [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Confederal State Spanish: Estado confederal […]

Secularity

Hierarchical Display of Secularity Politics > Political framework > Political ideology
Social Questions > Culture and religion > Religion
Education And Communications > Teaching > Teaching > Secular education
Politics > Political framework > State > Secular State Concept of […]

Primacy of the Law

Hierarchical Display of Primacy of the law Law > Sources and branches of the law > Source of law > Legislation > Legal rule > Application of the law
Law > Sources and branches of the law > Source of law > Legislation > State > Rule of law
Law > Sources and branches of the law > Source of […]

Anthem

Hierarchical Display of Anthem Social Questions > Culture and religion > Cultural policy > Cultural heritage
European Union > European construction > Deepening of the European Union > European integration > Promotion of the European idea > European symbol
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