Complete Public Law: Text, Cases, and Materials combines extracts from key primary and secondary materials with exceptionally clear and jargon-free text to provide a complete resource for the student new to the study of constitutional and administrative law.
Providing the new law student with an essential introductory resource, Complete Public Law: Text, Cases, & Materials combines clear explanatory text and practical learning features with extracts from a wide range of primary and secondary materials. The book has been carefully structured with the needs of undergraduate courses in mind. Opening with consideration of basic constitutional principles (in which no previous knowledge is assumed), the authors move on to cover all other essential areas, before closing with extensive consideration of the principles and procedures of judicial review. A wealth of features such as chapter summaries, definitions of key terms, and reflective questions provide valuable support for students. The two-colour text design allows students to instantly identify the primary materials, and facilitates easy navigation around the book. Online Resource Centre This book is accompanied by a comprehensive Online Resource Centre which contains the following resources. For students: - Twice-yearly updates - Web links - A flashcard glossary of key terms - A timeline of key events For lecturers: - A fully customisable test bank of multiple choice questions with answers and feedback
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Table of Contents
PART 1 INTRODUCTION AND CONSTITUTIONAL PRINCIPLES ; 1. What is public law? ; 2. Constitutional organisations, institutions, and roles ; 3. The nature of the British constitution ; 4. The rule of law ; 5. The separation of powers ; 6. The crown and royal prerogative ; PART 2 PARLIAMENTARY SUPREMACY ; 7. Parliamentary supremacy: the theory ; 8. Membership of the EU ; 9. Human rights ; 10. Devolution ; PART 3 RESPONSIBLE GOVERNMENT ; 11. Executive power and accountability ; 12. The role of constitutional conventions ; 13. The parliamentary commissioniner for administration ; PART 4 JUDICIAL REVIEW ; 14. The role of the courts, judicial review, and human rights ; 15. Public bodies and public authorities ; 16. Illegality ; 17. Irrationality and proportionality ; 18. Procedural impropriety ; 19. Remedies ; 20. A case study: human rights, terrorism, and public law principles ; 21. Judicial review: putting it all together in problem answers
Complete Public Law by Lisa Webley
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