GLOBAL CONSTITUTIONALISM

GLOBAL CONSTITUTIONALISM

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Codice
104419
ANNO ACCADEMICO
2020/2021
CFU
6 cfu al 3° anno di 7995 GIURISPRUDENZA (LMG/01) GENOVA

6 CFU al 3° anno di 10842 SERVIZI LEGALI ALL'IMPRESA E ALLA PUBBLICA AMMINISTRAZIONE (L-14) GENOVA

SETTORE SCIENTIFICO DISCIPLINARE
IUS/08
LINGUA
Inglese
SEDE
GENOVA (GIURISPRUDENZA)
periodo
1° Semestre
materiale didattico

OBIETTIVI E CONTENUTI

OBIETTIVI FORMATIVI (DETTAGLIO) E RISULTATI DI APPRENDIMENTO

The course aims to provide the students with the cognitive and methodological tools necessary to understand how norms and institutions of global governance follow and respect the principles of constitutionalism and the dynamics concerning the efforts to establish common rules on a global scale.

Class attendance and individual study will enable the student to:

- acquire the specific vocabulary of the discipline, also in order to be able to examine and understand the scientific literature in English language;

- identify the fundamental values, principles and basic concepts characterizing constitutionalism, from its first manifestations and the great liberal revolutions to the construction of contemporary constitutional democracies;  

- acquire a rational and dynamic vision concerning the application of the core values of constitutionalism not only in the context of the State Constitution but also in the interpretation and development of the law beyond the State;

- use the knowledge of the theoretical elements for a critical evaluation of the respect in the constitutional systems of common standards related to rule of law, democracy and human rights.

Modalità didattiche

The course will consist of lectures for a total of 36 hours (6 CFU), during which the topics of the program will be presented analytically. Some seminars could be carried out together with Italian or foreign experts, in order to deepen subjects of particular interest or current issues.

PROGRAMMA/CONTENUTO

The course will cover the following topics, using the comparative method:

-      Constitutions, constitutionalism, global constitutionalism

-      Digital Sovereignty and Global Constitutionalism

-      Global Constitutionalism and Internet  

-      Internet Governance

-      Multilevel Protection of the rule of law and fundamental rights

-      European supranational systems of protection of fundamental rights

 -     Rethinking human rights and Western Constitutionalism  

-      Perspectives on global constitutionalism and decentralization process

-      Global Climate Constitutionalism

TESTI/BIBLIOGRAFIA

Attending students (who have attended at least 75% of the lessons): learning materials (slides, lecture notes, regulation, jurisprudence and in-depth reading) uploaded on Aulaweb.

Non-attending students: learning materials (slides, lecture notes, regulation, jurisprudence and in-depth reading) uploaded on Aulaweb in a special folder.

DOCENTI E COMMISSIONI

Ricevimento: È possibile concordare un appuntamento tramite e-mail: lara.trucco@unige.it  

Ricevimento: La professoressa Magarò riceve gli studenti su appuntamento, da concordare tramite messaggio di posta elettronica all'indirizzo patrizia.magaro@unige.it

Ricevimento: Il docente può essere contattato tramite posta elettronica all'indirizzo vincenzo.sciarabba@unige.it.

LEZIONI

Modalità didattiche

The course will consist of lectures for a total of 36 hours (6 CFU), during which the topics of the program will be presented analytically. Some seminars could be carried out together with Italian or foreign experts, in order to deepen subjects of particular interest or current issues.

INIZIO LEZIONI

The course will take place during the first semester of the academic year 2020/2021.

 

ESAMI

Modalità d'esame

For attending and non-attending students, the final exam is in oral form, usually articulated in four open questions. A mid-term written test could possibly take place.