European studies. Judicial Accountabilities in New Europe presents an insightful account of the judicial reforms adopted by new member States to embed the principle of the rule of law in their democratic institutions, along with the guidelines of quality of justice promoted by European institutions in all member States.
About the Author
Daniela Piana is Professor of Political Science in the Department of Political Science, University of Bologna, Italy.
Table of Contents
Contents: Introduction; Logics of action, hypotheses and impact; European standards of judicial governance; Beyond legal accountabilities: Poland, Hungary and Czech Republic; Highlights and shadows in Bulgaria and Romania; Judicial governance as a mirror of European constitutionalism; Conclusions; Bibliography; Index