Introduction to Australian Public 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. Areas of law covered include the role of public international law in Australian public law, Election law, the Ombudsman office, human rights as well as state legislative power and executive power. Each chapter has suggested study questions and a select list of further reading.
• A clear easy to read text
• Introduces key terms and concepts covered in each chapter
• Study questions
• Contemporary take on key concepts as well as current debates
This Abridged edition of Blackshield and Williams provides students with a concise and compact version...
Constant changes in administrative law and shifting political winds reinforce the need for an up-to-date...