Constitutional law, administrative law, and human rights : a critical introduction /Material type: BookEdition: Seventh edition.Description: xliv, 796 pages ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780198709039 (pbk.); 019870903X (pbk.).Subject(s): Constitutional law | Administrative law | Human rights | Constitutional law -- Great Britain
Includes bibliographical references (pages 753-779) and index.
Defining the constitution? -- Parliamentary sovereignty -- The rule of law and the separation of powers -- The royal prerogative -- The House of Commons -- The House of Lords -- The electoral system -- Parliamentary privilege -- Constitutional conventions -- Local government -- The European Economic Community 1957-1986 -- The European Community after the Single European Act -- The government of Scotland and Wales -- Substantive grounds of judicial review -- Procedural grounds of judicial review -- Challenging governmental decisions : the process -- Locus standi -- Human rights I : traditional perspectives -- Human rights II : emergent principles -- Human rights III : new substantive grounds of review -- Human rights IV : the Human Rights Act 1998 -- Human rights V : the impact of the Human Rights Act 1998 -- Human rights VI : governmental powers of arrest and detention -- Conclusion.