Ch 1. The Scope of Public Law -- Ch 2. Indigenous Australians and Public Law -- Ch 3. The Rule of Law -- Ch 4. Separation of Powers and Judicial Power -- Ch 5. Legislative Powers -- Ch 6. Parliamentary Privilege -- Ch 7. Electing the Legislatures -- Ch 8. The Executive -- Ch 9. Judicial Independence -- Ch 10. Judicial Review -- Ch 11. The Ombudsman and the Auditor-General -- Ch 12. Human Rights -- Ch 13. Public International Law.
Provides an account of contemporary Australian Public Law for students in Australian Law Schools. The book covers current issues such as the recognition of Indigenous Australians as well as key concepts that apply to both the Commonwealth and State jurisdictions such as the rule of law and the separation of powers.