The Resource The British constitution, Anthony King

The British constitution, Anthony King

Label
The British constitution
Title
The British constitution
Statement of responsibility
Anthony King
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the latter part of the nineteenth century Walter Bagehot wrote a classic account of the British constitution as it had developed during Queen Victoria's reign. He argued that the late Victorian constitution was not at all what people thought it was. Anthony King argues that the same is true at the beginning of this century. Most people are aware that a series of major constitutional changes has taken place, but few recognize that their cumulative effect has been to changeentirely the nature of Britain's constitutional structure. The old constitution has gone. The author insists that the new
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
342.4102
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
KD3989
LC item number
.K56 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The British constitution, Anthony King
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 392-418) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. What Is a 'Constitution'?; 2. The Canonical Sextet; 3. Britain's Traditional Constitution; 4. The Impetus to Change; 5. Britain's Near Abroad; 6. The Judges Come Out; 7. The Ghost of Local Government; 8. John Bull's Other Lands; 9. Mandarins as Managers; 10. Democracy Rampant; 11. References to the People; 12. Their Lordships; 13. Great British Icons; 14. Britain's New Constitution; Postscript; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn502286252
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 437 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282382312
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612382314
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
238231
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26084260
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)502286252
  • oso019152834X

Library Locations

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