Books | UK Encyclopedia of Law     Just another Lawiorguk site
What do you need to know about law? Search in more than 1.500.000 entries

Constitutional law in Scotland

Constitutional law in Scotland

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Scotland > Scotland > Constitutional law > Constitutional law in general

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Valerie Finch, Christina Ashton
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Scotland
  • Publication Information: Edinburgh : W. Green/Sweet & Maxwell, 2000
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Greens concise Scots law.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/constitutional-law-in-scotland/ (Stable identifier)

Additional Format

Online version: Ashton, Christina, 1950- Constitutional law in Scotland. Edinburgh: W. Green/Sweet & Maxwell, 2000 (OCoLC)606269414 Online version: Ashton, Christina, 1950- Constitutional law in Scotland. Edinburgh: W. Green/Sweet & Maxwell, 2000 (OCoLC)607780461

Short Description

Xliii, 515 pages ; 22 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

Research References

  • Providing references to further research sources: Search

More Options

Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: by Christina Ashton and Valerie Finch.
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Country/State: Scotland
  • Number of Editions: 8 editions
  • First edition Date: 2000
  • Last edition Date: 2002
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDC752
  • Dewey Code: 342.411
  • ISBN: 0414012887 9780414012882
  • OCLC: 45829497

Main Contents

* Historical development * What is a constitution? * Sources of constitutional law * Doctrines of the constitution * Legislation * Electoral process * The UK Parliament * The Scottish Parliament * European constitutional context * Local government in Scotland * Government and administration * Government and accountability * Individual rights * Protection of human rights * Access to information * Legal redress * Enforcement powers * Crown liability

Summary Note

An introductory guide to constitutional law in Scotland. The book covers the work and functions of the UK parliament and the operation of the Scottish Parliament. The relationship between the Scottish Parliament and local government, and Europe are discussed. '''

Structured Subjects (Headings):

Unstructured Subjects (Headings):



Law is our Passion


This entry about Constitutional law in Scotland has been published under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0) licence, which permits unrestricted use and reproduction, provided the author or authors of the Constitutional law in Scotland entry and the Encyclopedia of Law are in each case credited as the source of the Constitutional law in Scotland entry. Please note this CC BY licence applies to some textual content of Constitutional law in Scotland, and that some images and other textual or non-textual elements may be covered by special copyright arrangements. For guidance on citing Constitutional law in Scotland (giving attribution as required by the CC BY licence), please see below our recommendation of "Cite this Entry".

Cite this entry

Legal Citations Generator

(2016, 05). Constitutional law in Scotland books.lawi.org.uk Retrieved 07, 2021, from https://books.lawi.org.uk/constitutional-law-in-scotland/

05 2016. 07 2021 <https://books.lawi.org.uk/constitutional-law-in-scotland/>

"Constitutional law in Scotland" books.lawi.org.uk. books.lawi.org.uk, 05 2016. Web. 07 2021. <https://books.lawi.org.uk/constitutional-law-in-scotland/>

"Constitutional law in Scotland" books.lawi.org.uk. 05, 2016. Accesed 07 2021. https://books.lawi.org.uk/constitutional-law-in-scotland/

Sergei Cerrah, 'Constitutional law in Scotland' (books.lawi.org.uk 2016) <https://books.lawi.org.uk/constitutional-law-in-scotland/> accesed 2021 July 28

Usage Metrics

349 Views. 272 Visitors.

Google Scholar: Search for Constitutional law in Scotland Related Content

 

Schema Summary

  • Article Name: Constitutional law in Scotland
  • Author: Sergei Cerrah
  • Description: Constitutional law in Scotland Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Scotland > Scotland > Constitutional law > [...]

This entry was last updated: May 18, 2016

Christina Ashton


Constitutional law


Constitutional law in general

Recent Comments