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Parliamentary sovereignty in the UK constitution: process, politics and democracy

Parliamentary sovereignty in the UK constitution: process, politics and democracy

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): M. Gordon
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Oxford ; Portland, Oregon : Hart Publishing, [2015]
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Hart studies in constitutional law, volume 4.
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/parliamentary-sovereignty-in-the-uk-constitution-process-politics-and-democracy/ (Stable identifier)

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XII, 366 pages ; 24 cm.

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Useful for students learning an area of law, Parliamentary sovereignty in the UK constitution: process, politics and democracy is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Michael Gordon.
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 8 editions
  • First edition Date: 2015
  • Last edition Date: 2015
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD4210
  • Dewey Code: 342.41052
  • ISBN: 9781849464659 1849464650
  • OCLC: 905722971

Main Contents

The function and VIrtue of parliamentary sovereignty
The manner and form theory of parliamentary sovereignty
The non-critical challenges : devolution, the Human Rights Act and common law constitutionalism
UK membership of the European Union
Jackson
The European Union Act 2011
A democratic justification of the manner and form theory
The potential utility of the manner and form theory.

Summary Note

The status of the doctrine of parliamentary sovereignty in the contemporary UK constitution is much contested. This book develops an account of the continuing significance of the doctrine.

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