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Law and Administration

Law and Administration

As the branch of law dealing with the exercise of governmental power, and so directly concerned with politics, policy issues and good governance values, administrative law can challenge even the advanced student. In response, this classic text looks at both the law and the factors informing it, elaborating the foundations of the subject. Th is contextualised approach allows the reader to develop a broad understanding of the subject. Th e authors consider the distinctive theoretical frameworks which inform study of this challenging subject. Case law and legislation are set out and discussed and the authors have built in a range of case studies, to give a clear practical dimension to the study. Th is new and updated edition will cement the title’s prominent status. Carol Harlow FBA, QC (Hon), is Emerita Professor of Law at the London School of Economics and Political Science Richard Rawlings is Professor of Public Law at University College Londo