Constitutional & Administrative Law / Edition 9

Constitutional & Administrative Law / Edition 9

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by Hilaire Barnett
     
 

A critical exposition of the major features of the UK's constitution in a straightforward, readable textbook suitable for undergraduate use. The text draws together constitutional theory, history, law and practice in a manner designed to provide a comprehensive yet intelligible text. It covers the background and fundamental concepts which formed this country's… See more details below

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A critical exposition of the major features of the UK's constitution in a straightforward, readable textbook suitable for undergraduate use. The text draws together constitutional theory, history, law and practice in a manner designed to provide a comprehensive yet intelligible text. It covers the background and fundamental concepts which formed this country's constitution, and examines the role of every layer of government, from local government to the European Community and Union.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415611084
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
10/06/2011
Pages:
768
Product dimensions:
0.67(w) x 0.97(h) x 4.20(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface
Table of Cases
Table of Legislation
Table of European Legislation
Table of Abbreviations
Pt. IGeneral Introduction
1Introduction: The Scope of Constitutional Law3
2Sources of the Constitution19
3The Structure of the United Kingdom51
Pt. IIFundamental Constitutional Concepts
4The Rule of Law87
5The Separation of Powers127
6The Royal Prerogative157
7Parliamentary Sovereignty207
Pt. IIIThe European Community and Union
8Introduction, Structure and Institutions259
9European Community Law and National Law313
Pt. IVCentral, Regional and Local Government
10Central Government353
11Responsible Government387
12Regional and Local Government433
Pt. VParliament
13The Electoral System481
14Introduction to the House of Commons515
15The Legislative Process533
16Scrutiny of the Executive565
17The House of Lords589
18Parliamentary Privilege631
Pt. VIThe Individual and the State
19Civil Liberties I: Freedom from Discrimination, Freedom of Expression673
20Civil Liberties II: Freedom of Association and Assembly, Public Order and Police Powers719
21Civil Liberties III: Citizenship, Immigration and Extradition771
22The Protection of Human Rights801
23State Security859
Pt. VIIIntroduction to Administrative Law
24Judicial Review: Introduction, Jurisdiction and Procedure905
25The Grounds for Judicial Review939
26Commissioners for Administration: 'Ombudsmen'997
App. IMonarchs of Britain1023
App. IIPrime Ministers of the United Kingdom1025
App. IIIMembership of the Commonwealth1031
App. IVThe Northern Ireland Bill 19981033
Bibliography1043
Index1065

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