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Activism or Democracy? Judicial Review of Prerogative Powers and Executive Action

Andrew Banfield and Greg Flynn.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2015; p ublished online July 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Political Institutions; Law and Politics; Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; UK Politics. 7934 words.

There is ongoing concern over the appropriateness of judicial supervison over legislative and executive action in Westminster democracies. This article addresses these concerns through...

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ADAMS, Gerard (<i>born</i> 1948), Member of the Dáil (TD) (SF) Louth, since 2011; President, Sinn Féin, since 1983 (Vice-President, 1978–83)

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Political History; Law and Politics; Public Administration; Politics; Intellectual History; Literature; Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets). 168 words.

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Addressing the Gender Gap in R2P

Sara Davies.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Law and Politics. 9495 words.

Since its inception, the responsibility to protect (R2P) principle has been progressively narrowed in its scope and application in order to capture widespread support from governments and...

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The African Union

Kwesi Aning and Frank Okyere.

in The Oxford Handbook of the Responsibility to Protect

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Politics; International Relations; Law and Politics. 8297 words.

The African Union has been acclaimed for its effort in adopting policies that seek to protect civilian populations from mass atrocity crimes. It has transited from the principle of...

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Aitken, Maxwell William Humphrey (<i>born</i> 1951), Chairman, Beaverbrook Foundation, since 1985

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Social Justice and Human Rights; Social Work; History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Business History; Business and Management; Business Ethics; Political History; Law and Politics; Public Administration. 227 words.

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Alasdair MacIntyre, <i>After Virtue</i>

John R. Wallach.

in The Oxford Handbook of Classics in Contemporary Political Theory

P ublished online February 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Political Theory; Law and Politics. 6203 words.

This essay discusses the contribution of Alasdair MacIntyre’s After Virtue (1981) to a generation of moral theory. Pitched as a critique of liberal individualism (e.g., Rawls), modernity...

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ALEXANDER, Andrew Clive (1935 - 2015), columnist; City Editor, Daily Mail, 1984–2000

in Who Was Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television; Political History; Law and Politics; Public Administration; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies. 133 words.

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All I'm Asking, Is For a Little Respect: Assessing the Performance of Britain's Most Successful Radical Left Party<sup>1</sup>

Timothy Peace.

in Parliamentary Affairs

April 2013; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 8437 words.

This article offers an overview of the genesis, development and decline of the Respect Party, a rare example of a radical left party which has achieved some degree of success in the UK. It...

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‘All the Time His Wife’: Portrayals of First Ladies in the Israeli Press

Dafna Lemish and Gili Drob.

in Parliamentary Affairs

January 2002; p ublished online January 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Parliamentary and Legislative Practice; Law and Politics; Political Institutions; UK Politics. 0 words.

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Alton, David Patrick Paul (<i>born</i> 1951), Chairman, Banner Ethical Investment Fund, 1999–2011; Chairman and Director, Merseyside Special Investment Fund, 2001–06; Professor of Citizenship, 1997, and Director, since 1997, Roscoe Foundation for Citizenship, Liverpool John Moores University

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours; Social and Cultural History; Education; Organization and Management of Education; Schools Studies; Political History; Law and Politics; Public Administration; Politics; Intellectual History; Interdisciplinary Studies; Communication Studies; Literature. 442 words.

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