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The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord
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The Golden Metwand and the Crooked Cord: Essays in Honour of Sir William Wade QC

Christopher Forsyth and Ivan Hare


This book contains a collection of chapters by an international group of administrative lawyers. A period of expansion in the judicial review jurisdiction and the growing legal impact of membership of the European Community provide an incentive to reflect upon and consolidate existing learning, and assess how public law doctrine and scholarship in the United Kingdom will progress into the new millennium. There has also been a recent burgeoning of theoretical public law scholarship and the development of more critical and socio-legal approaches to the subject of law and administration. This boo ... More

Keywords: international dimension, administrative lawyers, judicial review, European Community, public law, Sir William Wade

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 1998 Print ISBN-13: 9780198264699
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198264699.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Christopher Forsyth, editor
Robinson College, Cambridge

Ivan Hare, editor
Trinity College, Cambridge

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