This book provides the reader with the text of the important Constitutions of the world with all amend­ments up-to-date, viz, the USA, the USSR, Switzer­land, Eire, Japan, the Fifth French Republic, China, Canada, Australia and Sri Lanka (Ceylon), Afghanistan—Constitu­tion of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, 2004; Bangladesh—Constitution of People\'s Re-public of Bangladesh, 2004; Bhutan—Constitution of the Kingdom of Bhutan,2005; Bosnia and Herzegovina—Constitution of Bosnia and Herzegovina; Nepal—Constitu­tion of Kingdom of Nepal, 1990; Pakistan—Constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973; South Africa—Constitution of South Africa, 1997, together with the Constitution­al Landmarks of the United Kingdom which has no formal written Constitution. These landmarks include the Magna Carta, the Pe­tition of Rights, the Bill of Rights, the Act of Settlement, the Parliament Acts, the Stat­ute of Westminster, the Crown Proceedings Act, the Tribunals and Inquiries Act. Another feature included in this edition is the repro­duction of the international documents relat­ing to Human Rights such as the Universal Declaration, the International Covenants on Social and Political Rights as well as the Eu­ropean Convention for the Protection of Hu­man Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.

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Author(s)D D Basu
PublisherLexis Nexis
Publish YearJanuary 2009