1887

n South African Journal on Human Rights - The Selfless Constitution: Experimentalism and Flourishing as Foundations of South Africa's Basic Law, Stu Woolman : book review

USD

 

Abstract

In this impressive work, Stu Woolman sets out to provide an original theoretical foundation for South African constitutional law and jurisprudence by drawing on arguments from contemporary philosophy as well as empirical findings from the sciences and social sciences. The interdisciplinary sweep of the book is remarkable: the ground traversed includes philosophy of mind and action, neuroscience, behavioural economics, consciousness studies, evolutionary epistemology, choice architecture, social capital theory, experimental governance, development theory and the capabilities approach.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/ju_sajhr/30/3/EJC165114
2014-01-01
2016-12-02
This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
Approval was a Success
Invalid data
An Error Occurred
Approval was partially successful, following selected items could not be processed due to error