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Controlling administrative power : an historical comparison, Peter Cane

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Controlling administrative power : an historical comparison
Title
Controlling administrative power
Title remainder
an historical comparison
Statement of responsibility
Peter Cane
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This wide-ranging comparative account of the legal regimes for controlling administrative power in England, the USA and Australia argues that differences and similarities between control regimes may be partly explained by the constitutional structures of the systems of government in which they are embedded. It applies social-scientific and historical methods to the comparative study of law and legal systems in a novel and innovative way, and combines accounts of long-term and large-scale patterns of power distribution with detailed analysis of features of administrative law and the administrative justice systems of three jurisdictions. It also proposes a new method of analysing systems of government based on two different models of the distribution of public power (diffusion and concentration), a model which proves more illuminating than traditional separation-of-powers analysis. The wide-ranging comparison of administrative law in England, the USA and Australia will inform, stimulate and provoke scholars and students of administrative law and public administration. The hypothesis for explaining differences and similarities between regimes provides readers with an alternative to separation-of-powers theory. Uses social-scientific and historical methodologies in an innovative way to study law and legal systems comparatively--
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1950-
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Cane, Peter
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Administrative law
  • Administrative law
  • Administrative law
  • Administrative law
Label
Controlling administrative power : an historical comparison, Peter Cane
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Publication
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volume
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rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. Introduction: concepts and methodology 2. The English system of government 3. The US system of government 4. The Australian system of government 5. The development and institutional structure of control regimes 6. Administrative interpretation 7. Administrative fact-finding and policy-making 8. Administrative rule-making 9. Administrative adjudication 10. Private law controls 11. Controlling information 12. The new public management 13. Controlling the controllers 14. Concluding reflections on methodology and themes
Control code
FIEb17862413
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 583 pages
Isbn
9781107146358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)938856099
Label
Controlling administrative power : an historical comparison, Peter Cane
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. Introduction: concepts and methodology 2. The English system of government 3. The US system of government 4. The Australian system of government 5. The development and institutional structure of control regimes 6. Administrative interpretation 7. Administrative fact-finding and policy-making 8. Administrative rule-making 9. Administrative adjudication 10. Private law controls 11. Controlling information 12. The new public management 13. Controlling the controllers 14. Concluding reflections on methodology and themes
Control code
FIEb17862413
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 583 pages
Isbn
9781107146358
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
(OCoLC)938856099

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