Polish Judges Self-Portraits

Monday, 11 July 2016: 11:30
Location: Seminarsaal 20 (Juridicum)
Oral Presentation
Adam CZARNOTA, International Institute for the Sociology of Law, Spain
The paper will present the  self percpetion of Polish judiciary on the base of interviews and books written by judges with big profile in the Polish public sphere. The judges of Constitutioinal Court and Supreme Court in last 15 yeras quite often articulate their views in fomrs of book long interviews.  ItIn the paper I wiol show what is judges self-perception? how ythey see their role in the process of political and legal trabsformation? what is their view on position of judiciary? what they think about the legal culture in Poland? and what they think about legal education.