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Public law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD3989

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Dale McFadzean, Jean McFadden
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Scotland
  • Publication Information: Dundee : Dundee University Press, 2007
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Law essentials.
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Short Description

1 online resource (XII, 133 pages).

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Jean McFadden and Dale McFadzean.
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Country/State: Scotland
  • Number of Editions: 8 editions
  • First edition Date: 2007
  • Last edition Date: 2016
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD3989
  • OCLC: 847714635

Main Contents

Introduction; The United Kingdom Constitution; Doctrines of the Constitution; The Judiciary; The Monarchy; The United Kingdom Parliament; The United Kingdom Government; The Scottish Parliament; The Scottish Executive; Judicial Review; Parliamentary Ombudsmen.

Summary Note

A guide useful for students of public law in Scotland, focusing on the information students require when preparing for exams. This book provides an understanding of the subject, to support them through a course, or as a revision aid. It is also useful for others who need an understanding of Public Law. '''

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This entry was last updated: May 15, 2016

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