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Introduction

Introduction  

Anthea Hucklesby and Azrini Wahidin

in Criminal Justice (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2013
Published Online: 
Jun 2014
eISBN: 
9780191783951
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199694969.003.0016
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chapter
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9780199694969
This introductory chapter first sets out the book's purpose, which is to explore the key issues relating to the criminal justice system in the early part of the twenty-first century. It ... More
VI. The Foundations of a Legal System

VI. The Foundations of a Legal System  

H. L. A. Hart

in The Concept of Law (3rd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2012
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Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811371
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199644704.003.0006
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chapter
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9780199644704
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. According to the theory criticized ... More
15. The provision of legal services

15. The provision of legal services  

Kate Malleson, Richard Moules, and Nicola Padfield

in The Legal System (4th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2010
Published Online: 
Jun 2013
eISBN: 
9780191763649
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199560189.003.0015
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199560189
Titles in the Core Text series take the reader straight to the heart of the subject, providing focused, concise, and reliable guides for students at all levels. This chapter outlines the ... More
2. Legal Systems and Legal Rights

2. Legal Systems and Legal Rights  

Sarah Worthington

in Equity (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2006
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811432
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199290505.003.0002
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199290505
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. Legal rights are valued because of ... More
12. Private security and other non-police agencies

12. Private security and other non-police agencies  

Fiona Cownie, Anthony Bradney, and Mandy Burton

in English Legal System in Context (6th edn)

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Jul 2013
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191764196
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199656561.003.0229
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chapter
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9780199656561
This chapter begins with a discussion of private security, an increasingly important form of social control that has hitherto been largely ignored by those writing about the English legal ... More
1. Introduction and Overview:The Ambit of International Law

1. Introduction and Overview:: The Ambit of International Law  

Vaughan Lowe

in International Law

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2007
Published Online: 
Jun 2015
eISBN: 
9780191811388
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199268849.003.0001
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chapter
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9780199268849
Celebrated for their conceptual clarity, titles in the Clarendon Law Series offer concise, accessible overviews of major fields of law and legal thought. This book is a text about ... More
2. The significance of courts

2. The significance of courts  

Fiona Cownie, Anthony Bradney, and Mandy Burton

in English Legal System in Context (6th edn)

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Jul 2013
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191764196
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199656561.003.0045
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9780199656561
This chapter discusses the nature of courts in the English legal system. It covers the definition of courts; the importance of courts; the function of courts; the centrality of courts; ... More
1. Introduction

1. Introduction  

Margot Horspool, Matthew Humphreys, and Michael Wells-Greco

in European Union Law (10th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2018
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Sep 2018
eISBN: 
9780191859700
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198818854.003.0001
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chapter
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9780198818854
This introductory chapter traces the development of the European Union. Since its inception in 1952 the EU has matured and developed from a Community of like-minded States into a Union of a ... More
5. The Internationalization of Public Law and its Impact on the UK

5. The Internationalization of Public Law and its Impact on the UK  

David Feldman

in The Changing Constitution (9th edn)

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Jul 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191844089
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198806363.003.0005
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198806363
Municipal public law (by which is meant the public law of national or sub-national polities, including but not limited to local government) is always influenced by events taking place ... More
1. The Main Legal Features of the International Community

1. The Main Legal Features of the International Community  

Antonio Cassese

in International Law (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2004
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Jun 2013
eISBN: 
9780191763588
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199259397.003.0001
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chapter
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9780199259397
This chapter discusses the following: the nature of international legal subjects; the lack of a central authority, and decentralization of legal ‘functions’; collective responsibility; the ... More
5. Personality and Recognition

5. Personality and Recognition  

Martin Dixon, Robert McCorquodale, and Sarah Williams

in Cases & Materials on International Law (6th edn)

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Sep 2016
Published Online: 
Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191793714
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198727644.003.0005
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198727644
International law is unlike the law of national legal systems in that the persons or entities to which it applies are not always immediately apparent. National law applies to natural or ... More
7. EU law: is it international law?

7. EU law: is it international law?  

Bruno de Witte

in European Union Law (3rd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2020
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Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191889387
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198855750.003.0007
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198855750
This chapter examines the legal nature of EU law, i.e. its place within the realm of international law. It first presents the ‘straightforward’ view that EU law is a part (or ‘sub-system’) ... More
7. EU law: is it international law?

7. EU law: is it international law?  

Bruno de Witte

in European Union Law (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2017
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Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191831096
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198789130.003.0007
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chapter
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9780198789130
This chapter examines the legal nature of EU law, i.e. its place within the realm of international law. It first presents the ‘straightforward’ view that EU law is a part (or ‘sub-system’) ... More
Introduction to the English Legal System 2018-19

Introduction to the English Legal System 2018-19 (13th edn)  

Martin Partington

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2018
Published Online: 
Aug 2018
eISBN: 
9780191859717
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198818861.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198818861
Introduction to the English Legal System 2018–2019 has been fully updated to consider the latest developments in the English legal system. The focus is on transformation. The ... More
3. The rule of law

3. The rule of law  

Colin Faragher

in Public Law Concentrate: Law Revision and Study Guide (6th edn)

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Aug 2019
Published Online: 
Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191876363
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198840527.003.0003
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780198840527
Each Concentrate revision guide is packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more. Concentrates show you what to expect in a law exam, what examiners are ... More
3. The rule of law

3. The rule of law  

Colin Faragher

in Public Law Concentrate: Law Revision and Study Guide (5th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Aug 2017
Published Online: 
Oct 2017
eISBN: 
9780191842283
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198803898.003.0003
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198803898
Each Concentrate revision guide is packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more. Concentrates show you what to expect in a law exam, what examiners are ... More
Legal Systems & Skills

Legal Systems & Skills (3rd edn)  

Scott Slorach, Judith Embley, Peter Goodchild, and Catherine Shephard

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2017
Published Online: 
Sep 2017
eISBN: 
9780191827662
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198785903.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780198785903
Legal Systems & Skills provides essential knowledge and skills for underpinning legal studies, providing a foundation for graduate employability both within and outside the ... More
6. Step four in the IRAC method: the conclusion

6. Step four in the IRAC method: the conclusion  

S I Strong

in How to Write Law Essays & Exams (5th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Apr 2018
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Aug 2018
eISBN: 
9780191848322
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198811152.003.0006
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chapter
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9780198811152
This chapter guides the law student to the fourth step in the IRAC method of legal essay writing: identification of the conclusion of the argument. Students often overlook the need to have ... More
1. Introduction

1. Introduction  

Sir William Wade and Christopher Forsyth

in Administrative Law (11th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2014
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Sep 2014
eISBN: 
9780191784699
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780199683703.003.0001
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199683703
This introductory chapter begins with a discussion of the definition of administrative law. It then turns to the characteristics of the law, covering the legal systems of Britain and ... More
5. The Internationalization of Public Law and Its Impact on the UK

5. The Internationalization of Public Law and Its Impact on the UK  

David Feldman

in The Changing Constitution (8th edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jun 2015
Published Online: 
Sep 2015
eISBN: 
9780191788024
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198709824.003.0006
Item type: 
chapter
ISBN: 
9780198709824
This chapter examines the interaction of national public law and international influences. Intellectual, cultural, diplomatic, and legal developments elsewhere have always affected the ... More

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