Comparative Administrative Law

John S. Bell

in The Oxford Handbook of Comparative Law

Published in print November 2006 | ISBN: 9780199296064
Published online September 2012 | | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Law

Comparative Administrative Law


Comparative administrative law is a long-standing discipline. The study of other administrative law systems both in order to understand one's own system better and to find models for improvement has been occurring for over 150 years. This article describes the scope of the subject, the values served by administrative law, and influences shaping administrative law. It also compares the powers, organizations, and procedures of the administration, as well as legal redress.

Keywords: legal redress; administrative law; private law; public administration

Article.  12571 words. 

Subjects: Law ; Comparative Law

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