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Unlocking Constitutional and Administrative Law
£34.99

UNLOCKING CONSTITUTIONAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE LAW

PAPERBACK BY RYAN, MARK; FOSTER, STEVE

£34.99

ISBN
9781444179613
IMPRINT
ROUTLEDGE
 
 
EDITION
3RD REVISED EDITION
PUBLISHER
TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
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FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
656 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
16 MAY 2014

DESCRIPTION

Constitutional and administrative law (Public law) is an essential element of all law degrees. UNLOCKING CONSTITUTIONAL & ADMINISTRATIVE LAW will ensure that you grasp the main concepts with ease, providing you with an indispensable foundation in the subject. This revised third edition is fully up-to-date with the latest key changes in the law. The UNLOCKING THE LAW series is designed specifically to make the law accessible. Each chapter contains: * aims and objectives, * activities such as self-test questions, * key facts charts to consolidate your knowledge * diagrams to aid memory and understanding * prominently displayed cases and judgments * chapter summaries * a glossary of legal terminology * essay questions with answer plans. The series covers all the core subjects required by the Bar Council and the Law Society for entry onto professional qualifications as well as popular option units. The website www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk provides free resources such as multiple choice questions and updates to the law.

CONTENTS

1. Introductory Concepts 2. Constitutions 3. The nature of the British constitution 4. The sources of the British constitution 5. The separation of powers 6. The rule of law 7. Parliamentary sovereignty 8. Parliament I: Nature, functions and privilege 9. Parliament II: The House of Commons 10. Parliament III: The House of Lords 11. The executive 12. Executive/parliamentary relations 13. The Judiciary 14. The decentralisation of public power 15. The European Union 16. The European Convention on Human Rights 17. The Human Rights Act 1998 18. Freedom of Speech 19. Judicial review I (rationale and procedure) 20. Judicial review II (grounds of review and remedies) 21. Grievance mechanisms