Written constitutions are an important attribute of nation states and have become a global phenomenon over the past 200 years the process began with the revolutions in the atlantic world from where it spread to other regions the present volume. On the concept and representation of constitutions in the atlantic world edited by silke hensel ulrike bock constitutional cultures in the atlantic world during the age of revolutions symbolic politics and the visualisation of the constitutional order during the first french republic 1792 1799. The process began with the revolutions in the atlantic world from where it spread to other regions the present volume looks into the complex of constitutions the fundamental values conveyed by the constitutional texts the building and functioning of new constitutional bodies and their symbolic representation. The united states constitution has had influence internationally on later constitutions and legal thinking its influence appears in similarities of phrasing and borrowed passages in other constitutions as well as in the principles of the rule of law separation of powers and recognition of individual rights
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