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Government in the United Kingdom: the search for accountability, effectiveness, and citizenship

Government in the United Kingdom: the search for accountability, effectiveness, and citizenship

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > Criticism. Legal reform. General administration of justice

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Dawn Oliver
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Milton Keynes ; Philadelphia : Open University Press, 1991
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/government-in-the-united-kingdom-the-search-for-accountability-effectiveness-and-citizenship/ (Stable identifier)

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Online version: Oliver, Dawn. Government in the United Kingdom. Milton Keynes ; Philadelphia: Open University Press, 1991 (OCoLC)551523612 Online version: Oliver, Dawn. Government in the United Kingdom. Milton Keynes ; Philadelphia: Open University Press, 1991 (OCoLC)606408048

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XIII, 241 pages ; 24 cm

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Government in the United Kingdom: the search for accountability, effectiveness, and citizenship is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Dawn Oliver.
  • Publication Date: 1991
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 13 editions
  • First edition Date: 1991
  • Last edition Date: 1994
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD654
  • Dewey Code: 320.941
  • ISBN: 0335156401 9780335156405 0335156398 9780335156399
  • OCLC: 23976227

Main Contents

Part 1 The problems: the constitution under pressure; accountability, effectiveness and citizenship. Part 2 Institutions: Parliament; government and the civil service; local government; decentralization; the system of justice. Part 3 The political process: the electoral system; a bill of rights for the United Kingdom?; open government. Part 4 Conclusions: a written constitution?; a programme for constitutional renewal – towards accountability, effectiveness and citizenship; appendix – the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.

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