Constitutional and Administrative Law

Constitutional and Administrative Law

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Constitutional and Administrative Law remains highly popular with undergraduates for its clear writing style, and the ease with which the author expertly guides the reader through the key principles of public law. The sixth edition incorporates all significant new developments in this ever-changing area. Constitutional and Administrative Law includes a range of useful features to help students get to grips with the subject matter. These include extensive further reading suggestions to support additional research, and a large number of self-test questions to help students reinforce their knowledge. Highly praised by students and lecturers alike, this book is a must for undergraduates of all levels. Online Resource Centre This book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre, offering the following useful resources: - Twice-yearly updates, providing easy access to changes and developments in the law. - Annotated further reading, to help students select the books and journal ariticles which best suit their needs. - A selection of web links to support additional research.
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  • Paperback | 672 pages
  • 152 x 232 x 36mm | 898.11g
  • Oxford, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 6th Revised edition
  • 0199574065
  • 9780199574063
  • 476,522

Table of contents

PART I. FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES OF THE CONSTITUTION; 1. The meaning of a constitution; 2. Separation of powers; 3. Rule of law; 4. The royal prerogative; 5. The legislative supremacy of parliament; PART II. THE INSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK OF THE CONSTITUTION; 6. Parliament; 7. The European Community and the European Union; 8. The structure of the United Kingdom and devolution; PART III. SOURCES OF PUBLIC LAW; 9. Primary and secondary legislation; 10. EU law; 11. Constitutional conventions and judge-made law; PART IV. JUDICIAL REVIEW OF ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION; 12. The nature of judicial review; 13. The grounds for judicial review; 14. Judicial review remedies; PART V. ALTERNATIVE MEANS OF REDRESS; 15. Tribunals, inquiries and the ombudsmen remedy; PART VI. CIVIL LIBERTIES; 16. Freedoms and liberties in the UK; 17. Freedom of expression; 18. Police powers; 19. Freedom of assembly and public order
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About Neil Parpworth

Neil Parpworth is Principle Lecturer in Law at De Montfort University, Leicester. He has authored a large number of books on Constitutional and Administrative Law, and Environmental Law.
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