Topics Binding effect of const rights

Constitute topics are built from the variables in the Comparative Constitutions Project’s dataset, which captures the content of world constitutions. The particular variables relevant to this topic are listed below, in the form of survey questions.

More information about the CCP’s research design is available here, including background information on how the team designed the inventory of constitutional topics as well as the full coding survey


Establishes whether or not the rights listed in the constitution are binding on private individuals as well as the state.


Rights and Duties

Survey Questions

  • Are rights provisions binding on private parties as well as the state?