Mauricio García-Villegas

Professor at the Law School of the National University of Colombia in Bogotá, Fellow at the Institute for Legal Studies – Law School University of Wisconsin and former Tinker Visiting Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.


Law as hope

Constititutions, courts and social change in Latin America

Mauricio García-Villegas argues for the establishment of an “aspirational constitutionalism” in Latin American that counters the inefficacy of rights and authoritarian statist practices.

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