Journals Higher Education



Published: 23 September 2015

720 Pages

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198714491

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Complete Public Law

Text, Cases, and Materials

Third Edition

Lisa Webley and Harriet Samuels


  • Clear, concise explanation of key legal principles is combined with a wide range of extracts, from statutes, case law and academic materials to provide a complete resource for students
  • The authors use straightforward and uncomplicated language to ensure legal concepts and the complexities of the British constitution are easily understood
  • Learning features such as thinking points, diagrams, useful notes, summary points and reflective questions provide valuable support for students and encourage them to engage with the subject
  • A helpful 'case study' chapter on human rights, terrorism and the courts illustrates how the Human Rights Act has been used in practice across the legal system, providing extra insight into the importance of both human rights law and the process of judicial review
  • The 'Judicial review: putting it all together in problem answers' chapter pulls together strands from previous chapters to provide a checklist of issues to be considered in order to diagnose a judicial review problem and advise a client

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