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Q&A Constitutional & Administrative Law 2013-2014

8th Edition

By Helen Fenwick, Gavin Phillipson

Routledge – 2013 – 312 pages

Series: Questions and Answers

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    978-0-415-62892-1
    December 12th 2012

Description

Routledge Q&As give you the tools to practice and refine your exam technique, showing you how to apply your knowledge to maximum effect in an exam situation. Each book contains up to fifty essay and problem-based questions on the most commonly examined topics, complete with expert guidance and fully worked model answers.

These new editions for 2013-2014 will provide you with the skills you need for your exams by:

  • Helping you to be prepared: each title in the series hasan introduction presenting carefully tailored advice on how to approach assessment for your subject
  • Showing you what examiners are looking for: each question is annotated with both a short overview on how to approach your answer, as well as footnoted commentary that demonstrate how model answers meet marking criteria
  • Offering pointers on how to gain marks, as well as what common errors could lose them: ‘Aim Higher’ and ‘Common Pitfalls’ offer crucial guidance throughout
  • Helping you to understand and remember the law:diagrams for each answer work to illuminate difficult legal principles and provide overviews of how model answers are structured

Books in the series are also supported by a Companion Website that offers 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

Name: Q&A Constitutional & Administrative Law 2013-2014: 8th Edition (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: By Helen Fenwick, Gavin Phillipson. Routledge Q&As give you the tools to practice and refine your exam technique, showing you how to apply your knowledge to maximum effect in an exam situation. Each book contains up to fifty essay and problem-based questions on the most commonly...
Categories: Public Law, English Law