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Russian Law: The End of the Soviet System and the Role of Law New ed

ISBN13: 9780792323594
ISBN: 0792323599
Published: July 1995
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers
Country of Publication: The Netherlands
Format: Hardback
Price: £101.00
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This treatise on Russia's new legal system examines its emergence from the dissolution of the Soviet Union. The first part of the book analyzes in detail the political and economic origins of ""perestroika"", indispensable for understanding the basic parameters of the evolution of Russian law. In the following chapters all major legal subjects are discussed against the background of their Soviet past and as the result of the radical changes in the political, social and economic make-up of the country.;The appendices include the texts of the USSR and Russian Constitutions, the Agreement of Minsk, the Russian Federation Treaty, bibliographical sources, and extensive indices of Soviet and Russian legislation.;The book has been written for legal practitioners, comparative lawyers, and students of Russian law, but will also be of interest to a wider audience of political scientists, journalists, etc.

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Part 1: The Soviet System.
Part 2: The Legal System - The Constitutional Order: from the USSR to the Commonwealth of Independent States; The Economic System: from Plan to Market; The Social System.
Part 3: Legislation.