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Author Clark, David J., 1950- author.

Title Introduction to Australian public law / David Clark.

Published Chatswood, N.S.W. : LexisNexis Butterworths, 2016.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 5th edition.
Physical description xlviii, 367 pages ; 24 cm
Notes Previous edition: 2013.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 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.
Summary 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.
Subject Public law -- Australia.
Constitutional law -- Australia.
Land rights - Law and legislation.
Law - Constitutional law - Bill of rights.
Law - Constitutional law - Treaty movement.
Law - Constitutional law.
Law - Indigenous.
Law - International law - Human rights.
Law - International law.
Native title - Cases - Mabo.
ISBN 9780409342598