- Comparative constitutional law — State territory — State sovereignty and states' rights
Published under the direction of the Max Planck Foundation for International Peace and the Rule of Law.
General Editors: Rainer Grote, Frauke Lachenmann, Rüdiger Wolfrum.
1 Territoriality is a concept not explicitly set forth by, but rather underlying constitutional law. It takes a central place in shaping basic assumptions as to constitutional orders. Although processes of deterritorialization contest its continuous adequacy, the relevance of territoriality can be seen as rather evolving than diminishing. 2 The ‘spatial turn’ of the 1990s within different areas of social sciences and humanities brought space to the centre of attention. Spatiality became a perspective as important as time in the construction of knowledge (Warf...