Administrative Law by Christopher ForsythAdministrative Law by Christopher Forsyth

Administrative Law

byChristopher Forsyth, William Wade

Paperback | August 31, 2014

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Wade and Forsyth's Administrative Law has been a cornerstone text since its first edition in 1961. It provides a comprehensive and perceptive account of the principles of judicial review and the administrative arrangements of the United Kingdom. For over fifty years, Administrative Law hasbeen trusted by students in the UK and internationally and is extensively cited by Courts in England and Wales.The book's clarity of exposition makes it accessible to the student approaching the subject for the first time, whilst its breadth of coverage and perceptive insight ensure its value to all interested in this field, academics and practitioners alike.
Christopher Forsyth is Professor of Public Law and Private International Law and Director of the Centre for Public Law at at the University of Cambridge. He is also a practising barrister. William Wade is Emeritus Rouse Ball Professor of English Law at the University of Cambridge, UK.
Title:Administrative LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1024 pages, 9.69 × 6.73 × 0.03 inPublished:August 31, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199683700

ISBN - 13:9780199683703


Table of Contents

Part I. Introduction1. Introduction2. Constitutional foundations of the powers of the courtsPart II. Authorities and functions3. The central government4. Local and devolved government5. Public corporations, privatisation and regulationPart III. European influences6. Incorporation of European lawPart IV. Powers and jurisdiction7. Legal nature of powers8. Jurisdiction over fact and law9. Problems of invalidityPart V. Discretionary power10. Retention of discretion11. Abuse of discretionPart VI. Natural justice12. Natural justice and legal justice13. The rule against bias14. The right to a fair hearingPart VII. Remedies and liability15. Ordinary remedies16. Prerogative remedies17. Boundaries of judicial review18. Procedure of judicial review19. Restrictions of remedies20. Liability of public authorities21. Crown proceedingsPart VIII. Administrative legislation and adjudication22. Delegated legislation23. Statutory tribunals24. Statutory inquiries

Editorial Reviews

"A classic text. I always look forward to a new edition. It's authoritative in tone and analysis and comprehensive in coverage" --Robert Thomas, Professor of Public Law, School of Law, University of Manchester