Public Law by Mark ElliottPublic Law by Mark Elliott

Public Law

byMark Elliott, Robert Thomas

Paperback | June 24, 2017

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Public Law covers the essential topics of the public law module in an insightful and interesting way. The book guides students through key themes which help them to understand how the many strands of public law are interlinked. The authors have a real flair for capturing both the vibrant nature of public law in practice and the key contemporary debates in the field. They use practical examples to bring this subject to life and include expert commentaries on each chapter to allow students to see academic debate first-hand. Online Resource Centre:This book is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre which includes: * Updates from the authors to help students keep up-to-date with this fast-moving subject* Multiple choice questions with instant feedback to allow students to test themselves * Suggested answers to the many questions posed throughout the book to help students get to grips with the key debates and issues* A library of weblinks and advice on which websites students should use when planning their own research * Online versions of the diagrams featured in the book
Mark Elliott is Professor of Public Law at the University of Cambridge. He is also the author of the popular blog which offers his personal views on all the key developments in public law. Robert Thomas is Professor of Public Law at the University of Manchester.
Title:Public LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:964 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0 inPublished:June 24, 2017Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0198765894

ISBN - 13:9780198765899

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Table of Contents

Part I: Introduction to Public Law1. Constitutions and constitutional law2. Themes, sources, and principlesPart II: The Constitution - Institutions and Principles3. Separation of powers - an introduction4. UK central government5. The UK Parliament6. The judiciary7. Devolution and the territorial constitution8. The European Union and BrexitPart III: Good Governance - Scrutiny, Accountability, and Transparency9. Good governance: an introduction10. Parliamentary scrutiny of central governmentPart IV: Judicial Review11. Judicial review - an introduction12. The grounds of judicial review13. Judicial review - scope, procedures, and remedies14. The effectiveness and impact of judicial reviewPart V: Administrative Justice15. Ombudsmen and complaints16. Tribunals17. InquiriesPart VI: Human Rights18. Human rights and the UK constitution19. Freedom of expression20. Freedom of assembly21. Policing - powers, accountability, and governance

Editorial Reviews

"It is very readable and the authors have a very approachable writing style. I genuinely enjoyed reading it." --Jacie Tan Cheng Hwee, Law student, University of Warwick