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Administrative Law Facing the Future: Old Constraints and New Horizons

Administrative Law Facing the Future: Old Constraints and New Horizons
 

This topical companion to the traditional textbook is constructed around the guiding themes of history, current debates and future developments in administrative law and is suitable for undergraduates, postgraduates, academics and practitioners.

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ISBN 9781854316899
Barcode 9781854316899
Published 1 November 2001 by Oxford University Press (S1)
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) Edited by Leyland, Peter
Edited by Woods, Terry
Foreword by Sedley, The Honourable Mr Justice Stephen
Availability Indent title (sourced internationally), usually ships 4-6 weeks post release/order

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ISBN-13 9781854316899
ISBN-10 1854316893
Stock Available
Status Indent title (sourced internationally), usually ships 4-6 weeks post release/order
Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
Imprint Blackstone Press Ltd
Publication Date 1 November 2001
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) Edited by Leyland, Peter
Edited by Woods, Terry
Foreword by Sedley, The Honourable Mr Justice Stephen
Category Constitutional & Administrative Law
Number of Pages 484
Dimensions Width: 153mm
Height: 222mm
Spine: 24mm
Weight 639g
Interest Age 19+ years
Reading Age 19+ years
Library of Congress Administrative law, Great Britain
NBS Text National Law: Professional
ONIX Text College/higher education;Professional and scholarly
Dewey Code 342.4106
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Administrative Law Facing the Future: Old Constraints and New Horizons is a stimulating collection of essays by a team of distinguished scholars and practitioners, introduced by the Hon. Mr Justice Stephen Sedley. The book has been constructed around the guiding themes of current debates and future developments in administrative law. The collection seeks to address many of the most topical aspects of this important area of law and includes chapters analysing: the implications of transformations in the British state and public administration; mechanisms for the control of delegated legislation; contemporary developments in ministerial accountability; comparative ombudsman remedies and dispute resolution procedures in the National Health Service. A substantial part of the volume also concentrates on the nature and purpose of judicial review, with chapters discussing: the public/private law divide; the developing grounds of review; rules of standing; public law remedies; settling and the process of judicial review; civil liberties and the role of the courts and public interest immunity. The impact of the European Community and the use of the prerogative power in England and France are the focus of individual chapters.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review ..it will be good to have it on the shelves of all those who think or act..in the arena of public law. Stephen Sedley

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Author's Bio

Both the editors teach public law at the University of North London. Peter Leyland is Principal Lecturer and Terry Woods is Senior Lecturer. They are co-authors of Textbook on Administrative Law.

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