This very readable text is specifically designed to be an essential companion to undergraduate and CPE courses in constitutional and administrative law. This book is a long established and popular textbook. It provides a comprehensive and readable introduction to the basic principles of the UK constitution. It is specifically designed as an essential companion for students taking undergraduate law degrees and law conversion courses. It is revised and up to date with increased coverage of administrative law topics and a new enhanced section on human rights and civil liberties. "Constitutional and Administrative Law" provides a comprehensive introduction to the basic legal principles of the UK constitution. This book places the law in the context of the main political ideas which have influenced its development and discusses some of the most fundamental questions about government.