Public Law: Text, Cases, and Materials by Andrew Le SueurPublic Law: Text, Cases, and Materials by Andrew Le Sueur

Public Law: Text, Cases, and Materials

byAndrew Le Sueur, Maurice Sunkin, Jo Eric Khushal Murkens

Paperback | June 18, 2016

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Public Law: Text, Cases, and Materials offers a fresh approach to the study of constitutional and administrative law by exploring how the law works in practice. The inclusion of extracts from key cases, government reports and academic articles demonstrates the law in action and the incisive commentary that accompanies them explains the significance of each. The expert authors have distilled their knowledge of the institutions and legal principles intoconcise, focused prose, and they encourage reflection through regular questions and hypothetical examples. This leading text provides students with a thorough and wide-ranging knowledge of public law, together will a full understanding of the theoretical and political debates in this fascinating and dynamic area of law. Online Resource Centre This book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre which provides a link to the authors' Twitter feed, web links to useful sites and, for lecturers, a test bank of multiple choice questions with answers and feedback.
Andrew Le Sueur is Professor of Constitutional Justice at the University of Essex, UK. Maurice Sunkin is Professor of Public Law and Socio-Legal Studies at the University of Essex, UK. Jo Eric Khushal Murkens is Associate Professor at the London School of Economics and Political Science, UK.
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Title:Public Law: Text, Cases, and MaterialsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:936 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.03 inPublished:June 18, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198735383

ISBN - 13:9780198735380

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Table of Contents

I. Constitutional Fundamentals1. The constitutional rulebook2. The legislative supremacy of the UK parliament3. The rule of law4. Separating and balancing powers5. Multilevel governing6. Protecting rightsII. Executive Functions7. Government and accountability8. Exercise and control of executive power in the European Union9. Prerogative powers and case study on the deployment of armed forces abroadIII. Legislative Functions10. Primary legislation11. Delegated legislation12. European Union treaties and legislative processes13. Case study: what happens when the Commons and Lords DisagreeIV. Judicial and Dispute Resolution Functions14. The Judiciary15. Administrative justice: tribunals and ombudsmen16. Judicial review17. Using human rights in United Kingdom courts18. European Union law in United Kingdom courts

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Review from previous edition: "A really excellent account of the subject...a highly accessible, readable and engaging account of public law served up in a student friendly way." --Dr. Ed Bates, Public Law