Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2004.
xxxiv, 374 pages ; 23 cm.
Blackstone's human rights series.
Includes index. "[T]he book considers the local authority administration framework and compatibility issues before considering the impact of the 1998 Act on various specific topics including: planning and compulsory purchase; housing, homelessness, and possession proceedings; social services; education; environment; licensing; rating. The book also features incisive analysis of some of the most crucial judgments given on the Human Rights Act to date, including the Alconbury decision."--Back cover.