This project builds on Chris Thornhill’s recent research on the sociology of constitutions. It attempts to develop a socio-functionalist methodology to examine the emergent constitutional order of transnational society.

The research team

  • Chris Thornhill, Principal Investigator (University of Manchester)
  • Carina Calabria (University of Manchester)
  • Jessica Carlisle (University of Manchester)
  • Rodrigo Cespedes (University of Manchester)
  • Dominic Dagbanja (University of Manchester)
  • Elizabeth O’Loughlin (University of Manchester)
  • Maria Smirnova (University of Manchester)

The external advisory board

  • Emilios Christodoulidis (University of Glasgow)
  • Mikael Rask Madsen (University of Copenhagen)
  • Inger-Johanne Sand (University of Oslo)