Professor Han-Ru Zhou

Contact details

Professor Han-Ru Zhou
Position/Fellowship type:
Associate Research Fellow
Fellowship term:
Institute of Commonwealth Studies
Home institution:
Université de Montréal
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Research Summary and Profile

Research interests:
Civil Rights, Colonies & Colonization, emigration & immigration, Human rights, Law, Modern History , Politics
Africa, Asia, Australasia, Caribbean, Ireland, North America, United Kingdom
Summary of research interests and expertise:

Professor Zhou teaches, researches and consults in the areas of constitutional law, human rights, comparative law and legal theory.

Publication Details

Related publications/articles:

Date Details
20-Oct-2023 International Legacies of a Century and a Half of the Case Method


(2023) American Journal of Legal History

19-Jan-2021 Constitutional Law: Fundamental Principles – Notes and Cases

Edited Book

Thémis 2021 (with F. Chevrette and H. Marx)

20-Feb-2020 Legal Principles, Constitutional Principles and Judicial Review


(2019) 67 American Journal of Comparative Law 899

20-Jan-2015 A Contextual Defense of 'Comparative Constitutional Common Law'


(2014) 12 International Journal of Constitutional Law 1034

01-Oct-2013 Revisiting the ‘Manner and Form’ Theory of Parliamentary Sovereignty


(2013) 129 Law Quarterly Review 610

Consultancy reports:

Date Details
2023 L’État de droit, une perspective de droit comparé — Canada

Comparative Law Library Unit, European Parliamentary Research Service, May 2023, XI and 113 p.

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