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Constitutional and administrative law

Constitutional and administrative law

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Alex Carroll
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Harlow : Pearson Longman, 2007
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Foundation studies in law series.
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Xlix, 626 pages ; 25 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Constitutional and administrative law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Alex Carroll.
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 62 editions
  • First edition Date: 1998
  • Last edition Date: 2015
  • General Notes: Previous edition: 2003.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD3930
  • Dewey Code: 342.41
  • ISBN: 9781405812313 1405812311
  • OCLC: 84151157

Main Contents

Preface Table of Cases Table of Statutes PART I: FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES 1.Introduction to Constitutional and Administrative Law 2.The Characteristics of the Constitution 3.Sources of Constitutional and Administrative Law PART II: PARLIAMENT AND THE EUROPEAN UNION 4.The European Union: Institutions of Government. and Sources of Law 5.The Legislative Sovereignty of the Westminster Parliament PART III: THE COMPOSITION AND WORKINGS OF PARLIAMENT 6.The Franchise and the Electorate 7.The House of Commons: Members of Parliament 8.The House of Commons: Principal Functions 9.The House of Lords 10.Parliamentary Privilege PART V1: THE EXECUTIVE 11.The Prime Minister and Cabinet 12.The Royal Prerogative 13.Legal Liability of the Crown and Public Authorities PART V: JUDICIAL REVIEW OF ADMINISTRATIVE ACTION 14.The Nature of Judicial Review 15.Grounds for Judicial Review: Illegality, Irrationality and Procedural Impropriety 16.Application for and Exclusion of Judicial Review 17.Exclusivity PART VI: HUMAN RIGHTS 18.The European Convention on Human Rights 19.The Human Rights Act 1998 20.Police Powers, Personal Liberty and Privacy 21.Restrictions on the Rights of Freedom of Assembly and Association 22.Restrictions on the Rights of Freedom of Expression and Information 23.Freedom and Emergency Powers PART VII: TRIBUNALS, INQUIRIES AND COMPLAINTS PROCEDURES 24.Tribunals and Inquiries 25.Ombudsmen Index

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