Title:Political legitimacy and European Monetary Union : contracts, constitutionalism and the normative logic of two-level games Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul); WEALE, AlbertDate:2015Citation:
- Journal of European public policy, 2015, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp. 257-274
Type:ArticleAbstract:The crisis of the euro area has severely tested the political authority of the European Union (EU). The crisis raises questions of normative legitimacy both because the EU is a normative order and because the construction ...
Title:Domesticating the democratic deficit? : the role of national parliaments and parties in the EU’s system of governance Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul); KRÖGER, SandraDate:2014Citation:
- Parliamentary affairs, 2014, Vol. 67, No. 2, pp. 437-457
Type:ArticleAbstract:The Lisbon Treaty grounds the European Union (EU) in the principles of political equality and representative democracy. It also acknowledges the role national parliaments play in realising these norms within the EU’s system ...
Title:The democratic legitimacy of international Human Rights conventions : political constitutionalism and the European Convention on Human Rights Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul)Date:2014Citation:
- European journal of international law, 2014, Vol. 25, No. 4, pp. 1019-1042
Type:ArticleAbstract:International Human Rights Courts (IHRCts), such as the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR), have come under increasing criticism as being incompatible with domestic judicial and legislative mechanisms for upholding ...
Title:Introduction : democracy, courts and the dilemmas of representation Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul); PARAU, Cristina E.Date:2013Citation:
- Representation, 2013, Vol 49, No. 3, pp. 255-266
Title:The politicization of European integration : national parliaments and the democratic disconnect Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul); KRÖGER, SandraDate:2016Citation:
- Comparative European politics, 2016, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 125-130
Title:A European republic of sovereign states : sovereignty, republicanism and the European Union Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul)Date:2017Citation:
- European journal of political theory, 2017, Vol. 16, No. 2, pp. 188-209
Type:ArticleAbstract:This article defends state sovereignty as necessary for a form of popular sovereignty capable of realising the republican value of non-domination and argues it remains achievable and normatively warranted in an interconnected ...
Title:Turtles all the way down? : is the political constitutionalist appeal to disagreement self-defeating? : a reply to Cormac Mac Amhlaigh Author(s):BELLAMY, Richard (Richard Paul)Date:2016Citation:
- International journal of constitutional law, 2016, Vol. 14, No. 1, pp. 204-216
Type:ArticleAbstract:Cormac Mac Amhlaigh contends that political constitutionalists are committed to the view that disagreement goes “all the way down,” and that this is self-defeating. As a result, they have no basis for arguing for the ...