This chapter examines the judicial activism of the Israeli judiciary, and especially its Supreme Court. Section 2 offers some possible sources for the intense activism of the Israeli judiciary. Section 3 focuses on public law and mainly on the political science definition of judicial activism, while section 4 focuses on private law and the jurisprudential vantage point. Section 5 provides some concluding remarks and future prospects.
|Title of host publication||Judicial Activism in Common Law Supreme Courts|
|Publisher||Oxford University Press|
|State||Published - 1 Jan 2009|
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- Private law
- Public law
- Supreme court
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Social Sciences (all)