Constitutional and Administrative Law / Edition 5

Constitutional and Administrative Law / Edition 5

by Hilarie Barnett
     
 

ISBN-10: 1859419275

ISBN-13: 9781859419274

Pub. Date: 07/01/2004

Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.

Constitutional & Administrative Law provides an exposition of the major features of the UK's constitution and a comprehensive summary of recent developments. The book has been consciously designed to meet the needs of students undertaking a constitutional and administrative law course, whether full or part time, and provides comprehensive coverage of the syllabus…  See more details below

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Constitutional & Administrative Law provides an exposition of the major features of the UK's constitution and a comprehensive summary of recent developments. The book has been consciously designed to meet the needs of students undertaking a constitutional and administrative law course, whether full or part time, and provides comprehensive coverage of the syllabus drawn from a wide range of sources.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781859419274
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis, Inc.
Publication date:
07/01/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
870
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 2.00(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction : the scope of constitutional law3
2Sources of the constitution17
3Evolution of the structure of the United Kingdom41
4The rule of law69
5The separation of powers97
6The royal prerogative123
7Parliamentary sovereignty159
8Structures and institutions203
9European community law and national law239
10Central government267
11Responsible government289
12Devolution and local government319
13The electoral system353
14Introduction to the House of Commons379
15The legislative process391
16Scrutiny of the executive415
17The House of Lords433
18Parliamentary privilege459
19The protection of human rights495
20Freedom from discrimination547
21Freedom of expression and privacy565
22Freedom of association and assembly589
23The police and police powers605
24Citizenship, immigration and asylum637
25State security671
26Judicial review : introduction, jurisdiction and procedure707
27The grounds for judicial review735
28Commissioners for administration : ombudsmen785
App. IMonarchs of Britain805
App. IIPrime ministers of the United Kingdom806
App. IIIMembership of the commonwealth808

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