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Q&A Constitutional & Administrative Law 2011-2012

7th Edition

By Helen Fenwick, Gavin Phillipson

Routledge – 2011 – 288 pages

Series: Questions and Answers

Purchasing Options:

  • Paperback:
    978-0-415-59909-2
    January 26th 2011
    Out-of-print

Description

You’ve planned your revision and you know your subject inside out! But how do you apply what you have learned to get the best marks in the examination room?

Routledge Q&As give you the ideal opportunity to practice and refine your exam technique, helping you to apply your knowledge most effectively in an exam situation. Each book contains approximately fifty essay and problem-based questions on topics commonly found on exam papers, complete with answer plans and fully worked model answers. Our authors have also highlighted common mistakes as well as offering you tips to achieve the very best marks. What’s more, Routledge Q&As are written by lecturers who are also examiners, giving you an exclusive insight into exactly what examiners are looking for in an answer.

New editions for 2011-2012 include:

  • An introduction, with essay-writing and exam preparation advice, written specifically to address the unique demands of the subject under consideration.
  • ‘Aim Higher’ text boxes offering tips and advice to help those students aiming for top marks to go the extra mile.
  • ‘Common Pitfalls’ text boxes showing where students often trip up or highlighting areas of potential confusion, to help students avoid making some of these common mistakes.
  • Key cases and legislation, highlighted within the text for ease of reference.
  • Boxed answer plans after each question, outlining the major points students should be aiming to convey in their answer.
  • Books in the series are also supported by a companion website offering online essay-writing tutorials, podcasts, bonus Q&As and multiple-choice questions to help you focus your revision more effectively.

Contents

Introduction 1. The Characteristics of the British Constitution 2. Sovereignty and the European Community 3. The House of Commons 4. The House of Lords 5. Prerogative Powers 6. The Executive 7. Judicial Review 8. Ombudsmen 9. Protection for Human Rights 10. Official Secrecy and Freedom of Information 11. Police Powers 12. Freedom of Assembly and Public Order

Author Bio

Helen Fenwick, BA, LLB, is Professor of Law at the University of Durham.

Gavin Phillipson, BA, LLM (Cantab), Solicitor, is Professor of Law at the University of Durham.

Related Subjects

  1. Public Law
  2. English Law

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Description: By Helen Fenwick, Gavin Phillipson. You’ve planned your revision and you know your subject inside out! But how do you apply what you have learned to get the best marks in the examination room? Routledge Q&As give you the ideal opportunity to practice and refine your exam...
Categories: Public Law, English Law