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Vol 24 No 7 July/August 2019

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Public Law Directions 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780198807315
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780199289721
Published: April 2019
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £32.99

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The Directions series has been written with students in mind. The ideal guide as they approach the subject for the first time, this book will help them:

  • Gain a complete understanding of the topic: just the right amount of detail conveyed clearly
  • Understand the law in context: with scene-setting introductions and highlighted case extracts, the practical importance of the law becomes clear
  • Identify when and how to critically evaluate the law: they'll be introduced to the key areas of debate and given the confidence to question the law
  • Deepen and test knowledge: visually engaging learning and self-testing features aid understanding and help students tackle assessments with confidence
  • Elevate their learning: with the ground-work in place your students can aspire to take their learning to the next level, with direction provided on how to go further
Online Resources
    This book is accompanied by the following online resources:
  • Updates from the author to help students keep up-to-date with this fast-moving subject
  • Guidance on answering the exam questions from the book
  • Multiple choice questions with instant feedback to allow students to test themselves
  • A library of weblinks and advice on which websites students should use when planning their own research
  • A flashcard glossaryof key terms
  • A timeline of key events in public law

Constitutional and Administrative Law
Part 1: Understanding the UK Constitution
1: Introducing constitutions and public law
2: How the UK constitution has developed
3: The features and sources of the UK constitution
4: How the UK is organised

Part 2: Important Constitutional Principles and Values
5: Parliamentary sovereignty
6: Separation of powers
7: Rule of law
8: Constitutional rights and values

Part 3: The Allocation of Power in the UK: the Three Arms of State
9: The House of Commons
10: The House of Lords
11: The key functions of Parliament
12: The executive
13: The judiciary

Part 4: The Relationship Between the Individual and the State
14: The citizen versus the state
15: Judicial review: getting started
16: Judicial review: the substantive grounds

Part 5: Human Rights
17: The Human Rights Act 1998
18: Human rights in action
19: Police powers

Series: Directions

Contract Law Directions 7th ed ISBN 9780198836599
Published June 2019
Oxford University Press
Equity and Trusts Directions 6th ed ISBN 9780198804703
Published March 2019
Oxford University Press
EU Law Directions 6th ed ISBN 9780198816539
Published June 2018
Oxford University Press
Land Law Directions 6th ed ISBN 9780198809555
Published June 2018
Oxford University Press
Tort Law Directions 6th ed ISBN 9780198805359
Published April 2018
Oxford University Press
Criminal Law Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198811824
Published February 2018
Oxford University Press
Human Rights Law Directions 4th ed ISBN 9780198765882
Published July 2016
Oxford University Press
Equity and Trusts Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198747628
Published May 2016
Oxford University Press
Out of print
Intellectual Property Law Directions 2nd ed ISBN 9780199688104
Published May 2014
Oxford University Press