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16
Déc.
2015

Workshop #2 of the Research Group "Constitutions under stress"

Journée d’étude

Dates


16 Déc.   |   17 Déc.

Présentation


OXPO Program/Centre d’histoire de Sciences Po/ Centre Maurice Hauriou de l’Université Paris Descartes

Workshop # 2 of the Research Group “Constitutions under stress”

CHSP, 56 rue Jacob 75006 Paris

THURSDAY, 17December
Salle du Traité, CHSP

Around noon:
Light Lunch and Welcome of the participants

SESSION 1: Is the notion of the Sovereignty of the Parliament still relevant?
13:30
Scottish devolution and its Challenges to Parliamentary Sovereignty (Aileen McHarg)
Discussion
14:45: short break
15:00
Sovereignty of the Parliament in France: an historical perspective (Alain Laquièze)
Discussion
16:30:break
17:00: KeynoteLecture (Jean-Pierre Machelon), CERI’s auditorium
19:00 : Dinner

FRIDAY, 18December
Salle du Traité, CHSP

SESSION 2: Reforming the Parliament
9:30
Reforming the Parliament in the UK (Iain McLean)
10:45: tea/coffee break
11:00
Reforming the Parliament in France (Jean-Félix de Bujadoux)
12:30
Light Lunch

SESSION 3: Discussion on the group and its projects
13:30
Discussion on the first draft of the “Manifesto”
Discussion on the organization of the next Workshop (Oxford, spring)
Conclusions (Nicolas Roussellier)
16:30: End of the Session and Workshop

Participants: Iain MacLean (Nuffield College, Oxford), Sandy Levinson (UT Austin), Scot Peterson (Balliol College, Oxford), Richard Toye (University of Exeter), David Klemperer (student, Oxford), Nicolas Roussellier (Sciences Po), Jean Garrigues (Universitéd’Orléans), Alain Laquièze (Université Paris-Descartes), Jean-Félix de Bujadoux (Université Paris I) + other students from Sciences Po and Université René Descartes