Does the United Kingdom still have a constitution?
- by Anthony King.
- London : Sweet & Maxwell, 2001.
- Physical description
- xvi, 111 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
- Hamlyn lectures 52nd ser.
- Includes bibliographical references (p. -105) and index.
This book examines the British constitutional tradition and explores where it is now heading. * Presents the views of a leading political scientist on major constitutional issues * Accessible text makes it an ideal student purchase * Describes no fewer than a dozen major constitutional changes that have taken place over the past 30 years * Claims that, whereas the traditional constitution was based on certain fixed and defensible principles, the new constitution is not based on any principles at all.
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- Publication date
- The Hamlyn lectures ; 52nd ser.
- "Published under the auspices of the Hamlyn Trust."
- 0421752009 (HB)
- 042174930X (PB)
- 9780421749306 (pbk.)
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