This book emphasises on * Judicial accountability and transparency * Judicial activism *Judicial Self-restraint * Independence of Judiciary and Theory of Separation of Power * Emerging Perspectives.
Table Of Contents:
Part I - Judicial Accountably and Transparency 1. Accountability of Judges of Superior Courts and Transparency Judicial Administration : Issues and Concerns - Prof.(Dr.) N.R. Madhava Menon 2. Problems of the Judiciary - Padma Bhushan Shri P.P. Rao 3. Challenges of Judiciary in the 21st Century - Justice J. Eswara Prasad 4. "Judicial Independence" sans Accountability? - Prof. V. Nageshwar Rao 5. Social Accountability of the Higher Judiciary in India - Prof. Dr. A. S. Raju and Mr. Atul Lalasaheb More 6. Mounting Litigation and Docket Explosion: JIA as a Solution - Dr. R.Revathi 7. Role Expectations of the Society and Judicial Accountability in India - Dr. M.V.Lakshmi Devi 8. Judging the Judges - A Case For Judicial Accountability - Dr. Vijaya Chandra Tenneti 9. An Overview of Judicial Accountability in India - P. Sri Sudha 10. Judicial Accountability as proposed under Judges Inquiry Bill 2006 - I.L. Prasanthi 11. Judicial Activism in India - An Overview - Dr. T. Sita Kumari 12. Whether Women Judges Really Make A Difference? - Mrs. K.Vijaya Lakshmi & Mrs.D.Radhika Yadav 13. Judicial Accountability - Important Perspectives - K.Ch. Venkateswari 14. "Let the Protector be Protected" - Ravulapati Madhavi
Part II - Judicial Activism and Judicial Self-Restraint 1. What is the Secret of Judicial Creativity and Innovation? - Justice M.Jagannadha Rao 2. From Jurisprudence to Jurimetrics: A Critical Evaluation of the Emerging Tools in the Judicial Process - Prof (Dr.) A. Raghunadha Reddy 3. Indian Higher Judiciary and International Law in the 21st Century: Issues and Challenges - Dr. V. Balakista Reddy 4. Judicial Activism Vis-a-Vis Needs of the People of India -A Critical Appraisal - Dr. N. Maheshwara Swamy 5. Philosophy of Judical Activism and its Role in the Growth of Environmental Jurisprudence - Dr. G Rajasekar 6. An Analysis of Contribution of the Supreme Court to the Doctrine of (Dis) Proportionality of Punishments in Service Jurisprudence - Nimushakavl Vasanthi 7. Does I.R. Coelho (Dead) By LRs v. State of Tamil Nadu & Ors. signify "Judicial Activism"? — A critique - Dr. Bellary Uma Devi 8. Humanising Arrest Laws through Judicial Activism - Sarah Sharma 9. Poverty-Access to Justice-Calls on the Supreme Court - Dr. C.S.S.Prasad 10. Dialectics and Dynamics of Public Interest Litigation - Dr. P. Raja Gopal 11. Implementation of International Human Rights in India- Judicial Activism - Dr. Maruthi T.R 12. Dynamics of Judicial Activism in the Indian Constitutional Perspective - A Case Study - S V Satya Subrahmanyam 13. Judicial Activism and Criminal Justice to Women in the Indian Context - Mrs. Vijayasri
Part III - Independence of Judiciary and Theory of Separation of Powers 1. Higher Judiciary in 21st Century - Constitutional Perspectives - Justice K. Rama Swamy 2. Judicial Activism and Judicial Accountability - Justice P.S. Narayana 3. Judicial Autonomy, Substantialism and Pragmatic Rationalism - Prof. Dr. A. Lakshminath 4. The Indian Judiciary: Struggle for Custody of the Consitution - Prof. K. Shrinivas Rao 5. Independence of Judiciary - Prof.R.Jaganmohan Rao 6. Independence of Judiciary and Judicial Review a Sine-qua-non for Supremacy of Indian Constitution - Prof. D.S. Prakasa Rao & Dr. J.K.L Sujata 7. Parliamentary Privileges, Freedom of Press and Judicial Review in India - Dr. Y. F.JayKumar 8. Criminal Contempt of the Courts in India - An Analysis - Dr. G. B. fledrfy 9. Reviewing Judicial Review - Dr. Girija Shankar Sharma 10. Role of the Judges in the Judicial System of India -An Analysis of Recent Trends - Dr. C. Nirmala
Part IV - Dynamics of Indian Judiciary - Emerging Perspective 1. Judicial Activism in Environmental Law - Indian Perspective -Dr. T. Raghavendra Rao 2. The Role of Indian judiciary in Regulating the Child Labour - Dr. S. Vijaya Lakshmi 3. Judicial Strategies in Making Fundamental Rights Socially Relevant - Dr. D. Koteswara Rao 4. Judicial Activism: Elevation of Right to Child Education as Fundamental Right - Dr. M. Srinivas 5. Social and Political Accountability in Democratic Governance - The Role of Judiciary - Dr. Brahma Chary Valavoju 6. Separation of Powers: Doctrine and Practice - M.V. Chandramathi 7. The Institution of Lokayukta in Andhra Pradesh and Administration of Justice - B. Anuradha 8. Judicial Response to Constitutional Challenges-An Analysis - D. A. K. Ramakrishna 9. Constitutional Policy and IX Schedule: Unfinished Land Reform Agenda Vanished IR Coelho (dead)by L.R's V. State of Tamil Nadu - P. Rajaram 10. Protection against Self-Incrimination and Silence of Accused v/s 313 of CnP.C 1973 - A Study of Judicial Response - M. Keerti Sudha & P. Ravi Jashuva 11. Judicial Accountability and Transparency in India - Dr.GManoj Someswar 12. Supremacy of the Constitution as the Justification and Parameter for Judicial Review in India: A Communitarian Perspective - Prof. P. Ishwara Bhat