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Constitutional Law, Administrative Law and Human Rights: A Critical Introduction 9th ed


Author: Ian Loveland
ISBN: 9780198860129
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Date Published: June 2021
Format: Paperback

Κωδικός προϊόντος: 9780198860129 Κατηγορίες: , , ,

Constitutional Law, Administrative Law, and Human Rights provides an introduction to public law which draws on developments in politics, the law and society to help the reader gain a fundamental appreciation of the law in its wider context. In addition, it explores the latest ongoing debates around potential constitutional reforms and the author’s stimulating style encourages critical analysis.


Part I: Theoretical Principles
1: Defining the constitution?
2: Parliamentary sovereignty
3: The rule of law and the separation of powers
4: The royal prerogative
Part II: The Institutions and Operation of National Government
5: The House of Commons
6: The House of Lords
7: The electoral system
8: Parliamentary privilege
9: Constitutional conventions<b?>
Part III: The Geographical Separation of Powers
10: Local government
11: Parliamentary sovereignty within the European Union
12: The governance of Scotland and Wales
Part IV: Administrative Law
13: Substantive grounds of judicial review
14: Procedural grounds of judicial review
15: Challenging governmental decisions: the process
16: Locus Standi
Part V: Human Rights
17: Human Rights I: traditional perspectives
18: Human Rights II: emergent principles
19: Human Rights III: the Human Rights Act 1998
20: Human Rights IV: the impact of the Human Rights Act 1998
21: Human Rights V: governmental powers of arrest and detention
Part VI: Conclusions
22: A revolution by due process of law? Leaving the European Union
23: Conclusion