Article title Understanding of Civil Society in the Context of the Subject of Constitutional Regulation
Name of magazine Legal journal «Law of Ukraine» (Ukrainian version)
Issue 6/2013
Сторінки [228-234]
Annotation The paper highlights the problem of determining the constitutional basis of the development of civil society in Ukraine. Its essence, content and aggravating circumstances are being determined. Considering prevalence in the Ukrainian and foreign science perspectives on the understanding of civil society. It is emphasized that the problem of determining the constitutional foundations of civil society in Ukraine remains outside the purview of scientists-constitutionalists. The analysis of the concept of civil society is given from the point of view of constitutional law. It is noted that the Constitution does not explicitly use the term «civil society». The thesis that the constitutional law laid the legal foundation of the construction and development of civil society. We propose new approaches to the understanding of civil society in the context of the subject of the constitutional regulation.
Keywords civil society, the subject of constitutional regulation, the constitutional foundations of civil society.