Textbook on Administrative Law / Edition 5

Textbook on Administrative Law / Edition 5

by Peter Leyland, Gordon Anthony, Terry Woods
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199279373

ISBN-13: 9780199279371

Pub. Date: 09/15/2005

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA


Textbook on Administrative Law provides students with a comprehensive and thorough analysis of administrative law. Taking a practical approach to the subject, the authors concentrate on a full analysis of the core areas, whilst at the same time setting these within a contextual and thematic framework. The fifth edition has been thoroughly updated and…  See more details below

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Textbook on Administrative Law provides students with a comprehensive and thorough analysis of administrative law. Taking a practical approach to the subject, the authors concentrate on a full analysis of the core areas, whilst at the same time setting these within a contextual and thematic framework. The fifth edition has been thoroughly updated and revised in light of recent legislative reforms and new case law. In particular there is new material on human rights, consideration of the impact of constitutional reforms on administrative law and reference, where relevant, to the new European Constitution.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199279371
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/15/2005
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
547
Product dimensions:
9.60(w) x 6.70(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction, theory and history1
2Constitutional concepts and executive power17
3The modern administrative state30
4The European Union72
5The general issue of accountability : the role of Parliament and MPs109
6'The ombudsman principle'133
7Tribunals and inquiries175
8Administrative law and human rights211
9Introduction to judicial review232
10Illegality I262
11Illegality II288
12Wednesbury unreasonableness/irrationality, proportionality320
13Procedural impropriety I : statutory requirements338
14Procedural impropriety II : the development of the rules of natural justice/fairness348
15Procedural impropriety III : the requirements of natural justice/fairness369
16The Human Rights Act 1998 and the grounds of judicial review403
17Express and implied limits on judicial review : ouster and time limit clauses, the prerogative power, public interest immunity418
18Filter mechanisms : rationing the remedies available462
19The remedies476
20Contracting and public bodies492
21Public authority liability in tort502
22Administrative law facing the future519

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