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The evolution of a constitution : eight key moments in British constitutional history, Elizabeth Wicks

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The evolution of a constitution : eight key moments in British constitutional history
Title
The evolution of a constitution
Title remainder
eight key moments in British constitutional history
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Wicks
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Wicks, Elizabeth
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Constitutional history
Target audience
adult
Label
The evolution of a constitution : eight key moments in British constitutional history, Elizabeth Wicks
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-211) and index
Contents
  • 1688 - Glorious Revolution : enduring settlement : sovereignty, liberty and the constitution
  • 1707 - union between England and Scotland : unitary state and limited parliament
  • 1721 - the first prime minister? : executive power and its journey from monarch to prime minister
  • 1832 - the Great Reform Act : a first step towards democratic representation?
  • 1911 - the Parliament Act : guaranteeing the legislative superiority of the House of Commons
  • 1953 - the European Convention on Human Rights : an external influence within the constitution
  • 1972 - the European Communities Act : European legal supremacy under the UK constitution
  • 1998 - devotion to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland : decentralising the union state
  • Conclusion : the evolving constitution
Control code
005112950
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 224 p.
Isbn
9781841134185
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Label
The evolution of a constitution : eight key moments in British constitutional history, Elizabeth Wicks
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 203-211) and index
Contents
  • 1688 - Glorious Revolution : enduring settlement : sovereignty, liberty and the constitution
  • 1707 - union between England and Scotland : unitary state and limited parliament
  • 1721 - the first prime minister? : executive power and its journey from monarch to prime minister
  • 1832 - the Great Reform Act : a first step towards democratic representation?
  • 1911 - the Parliament Act : guaranteeing the legislative superiority of the House of Commons
  • 1953 - the European Convention on Human Rights : an external influence within the constitution
  • 1972 - the European Communities Act : European legal supremacy under the UK constitution
  • 1998 - devotion to Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland : decentralising the union state
  • Conclusion : the evolving constitution
Control code
005112950
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 224 p.
Isbn
9781841134185
Isbn Type
(pbk)
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