A Commentary on the South African Constitution

Publisher: LexisNexis South Africa
Format::  Book, 2
ISBN:: 9780409021813


This international human rights legislation work is a jurisprudential commentary on the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa Act 108 of 1996. The work discusses the various chapters of the Constitution, including the content and significance of the Bill of Rights, which is the cornerstone of democracy in South Africa. This indispensable text will be of value to students of constitutional law and human rights.


Table of Contents

The Preamble
Founding Provisions
The Bill of Rights
Co-operative Government
The President and National Executive
Local Government
The Courts and the Administration of Justice
State Institutions supporting Constitutional Democracy
Public Administration
Security Services
Traditional Leaders
General Provisions
Table of Cases
Table of Statutes


Prof. G.E. Devenish

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