Q&A Constitutional & Administrative Law 2009-2010
Published January 21st 2009 by Routledge-Cavendish – 440 pages
Series: Questions and Answers
Part of the successful Routledge-Cavendish Q&A series, which provides students with essential advice and guidance for essay and exam success, Q&A Administrative Law 2007-2008 has been fully updated and revised to incorporate developments in public law since the publication of the previous edition.
Covering the main topics of constitutional and administrative law, the authors examine the radical programme of constitutional reform introduced by the Labour government since 1997 and explore its impact over the last ten years. The book gives clear examples of how to answer questions on all the main topics examined, including:
An excellent revision and practice guide, with full coverage of recent important judicial review cases, this book gives students an important insight into exactly what examiners are looking for in an answer.
The Characteristics of the British Constitution. Sovereignty and the European Community. The House of Commons. The House of Lords. Prerogative Powers. The Executive. Judicial Review. Ombudsmen. Protection for Human Rights. Official Secrecy and Freedom of Information. Freedom of Expression. Police Powers, Individual Liberty and the Rights of Suspects. Freedom of Assembly and Public Order
Helen Fenwick, BA, LLB, is Professor of Law at the University of Durham. Gavin Phillipson, BA, LLM (Cantab), Solicitor, is Professor of Law at Durham University.