Public Administration

Political Science: Fields in Political Science: Public Administration Introduction to Public Administration Political scientists interested in public administration study government organizations and their relation to other parts of government. Political scientists investigate how these […]

Public Finance

Other Popular Tax Definitions in the World Legal Encyclopedia Adjusted Gross Income (sometimes, including Public Finance) Ad Valorem Tax (sometimes, including Public Finance) Alternative Minimum Tax (sometimes, including Public Finance) Big Four (audit firms) (sometimes, including Public […]

Public Service

Literature Review on Public Service In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Richard A. Loverd offers the following summary about the topic of Public Service: Public service can be analyzed as a place of employment or an attitude. While the challenges are great, […]

Power of Implementation

Hierarchical Display of Power of implementation Politics > Political framework > Political power
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU institution > European Commission
Politics > Executive power and public service > Executive body > Executive competence > […]

Ordinance

Introduction to Ordinance Ordinance, statute or regulation, especially one enacted by a municipal government." (1) Concept of Ordinance Note: explore also the meaning of this legal term in the American Ecyclopedia of Law. Resources See Also State Government Local Government Local […]

Access to Information

Resources See Also Library Law Library Legal Deposit Public Law Library Information Science Research Investigation Legal Research Study

Public Service Employee

Hierarchical Display of Public service employee Politics > Executive power and public service > Administrative structures > Civil service
Employment And Working Conditions > Labour market > Socioprofessional category > White-collar worker Public service employee Concept of Public service […]

Overseas Department (France)

Hierarchical Display of Overseas department (France) Politics > Executive power and public service > Regional and local authorities
Geography > Overseas countries and territories > French overseas department and region Overseas department (France) Concept of Overseas department (France) See […]

Administrative Court

Administrative Court in Election Law Type of court specialised in ruling on disputes between the public authorities and individuals. It can be mandated by electoral law to rule on election-related disputes. Resources See Also Election Law Electoral Laws Electoral Legislation

Regionalism

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on regionalism explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Regionalism and Europe There is an entry on regionalism in the European legal encyclopedia. Resources See Also Further Reading Entry […]

Autonomy

Embracing mainstream international law, this section on autonomy explores the context, history and effect of the area of the law covered here. Resources Further Reading The entry "autonomy" in the Parry and Grant Encyclopaedic Dictionary of International Law (currently, the […]

Internet

Legal Materials Arranged by subject. Articles: To find articles on Internet hardware or software, search the LexisCommunications file (CMPCOM;COMM). C/Net rates Internet hardware, software and related products and services. See also the News section, below. Browsers: […]

Delegation of Power

Hierarchical Display of Delegation of power Politics > Executive power and public service > Administrative law
Politics > Executive power and public service > Executive body > Executive competence > Delegated legislation Delegation of power Concept of Delegation of power See the dictionary […]

Action for Annulment

Hierarchical Display of Action for annulment Law > Justice > Legal action > Action brought before an administrative court
Politics > Executive power and public service > Administrative law > Administrative measure
Law > Civil law > Civil law > Abuse of power Action for annulment Concept […]

Supervisory Power

Hierarchical Display of Supervisory power Politics > Political framework > Political power
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU institution > European Commission
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU institution > European […]

Netherlands OCT

Hierarchical Display of Netherlands OCT Geography > Overseas countries and territories
Geography > Economic geography > EU Member State > Netherlands
Politics > Executive power and public service > Regional and local authorities > Overseas countries and territories Concept of […]

Offence

Hierarchical Display of Offence Law > Criminal law
Law > Justice > Legal action > Criminal proceedings > Associated action for damages
Politics > Politics and public safety > Public safety > Personal weapon
Politics > Executive power and public service > Administrative law > […]

Local Authority Finances

Hierarchical Display of Local authority finances Finance > Public finance and budget policy > Public finance
Politics > Executive power and public service > Public administration > Local government
Finance > Taxation > Tax > Local tax Local authority finances Concept of Local authority […]

International Civil Service

Hierarchical Display of International civil service International Relations > International affairs > International organisation
Politics > Executive power and public service > Administrative structures > Civil service
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > […]

Services of General Interest

Hierarchical Display of Services of general interest Trade > Consumption > Goods and services > Service
Trade > Marketing > Commercial transaction > Provision of services
Politics > Executive power and public service > Public administration > Public service Services of general interest […]

Governance

Governance in Election Law Manner of understanding and implementing authority. Characteristics of good governance are a high level of organisation and efficiency. It is measured by many different criteria: delivery, transparency, participation and sharing of responsibilities. Literature Review […]

Local Legislation

Introduction This entry provides an overview of the legal framework of local legislation, with a description of the most significant features of local legislation at international level. Related Work and Conclusions Resources See Also References (Papers) Legislating In The Shadows, […]

Church-State Relations

Hierarchical Display of Church-State relations Politics > Executive power and public service > Executive body > Executive competence > Government policy
Politics > Executive power and public service > Executive body > Institutional activity > Interinstitutional relations Church-State […]

Legitimacy

A Question of Legitimacy: International Incident In the book "International Incidents for Discussion in Conversation Classes", in relation to this subject, L. Oppenheim wrote in 1909: Edward Wolff, a German subject, domiciled in England since 1860, goes to Germany in 1870 for the […]

Regulations for Civil Servants

Hierarchical Display of Regulations for civil servants Politics > Executive power and public service > Administrative structures > Civil service
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > European civil service > Staff regulations (EU) Regulations for civil servants […]

Government

Government Definition Government may be defined as a political organization comprising the individuals and institutions authorized to formulate public policies and conduct affairs of state. Governments are empowered to establish and regulate the interrelationships of the people within their […]

Decision Making

Literature Review on (Decision Making) Cost–Benefit Analysis In the Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, [1] Jay P. Hamilton offers the following summary about the topic of (Decision Making) Cost–Benefit Analysis: Benefit–cost analysis (or cost–benefit […]

Public Law

Law Public Law Introduction to Public Law Public law concerns the relationships within government and those between governments and individuals. Because the Roman codes were almost entirely limited to the private area, public law is usually not codified. In civil-law countries, separate […]

European Ombudsman

Hierarchical Display of European Ombudsman European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU body
Politics > Executive power and public service > Public administration > Citizen-authority relations > Mediator
European Union > European construction > Deepening of the […]

Dissemination of Information

Hierarchical Display of Dissemination of information Education And Communications > Documentation > Documentation
Education And Communications > Information and information processing > Information policy > Access to information
Education And Communications > Information and information […]

Delegated Legislation

Hierarchical Display of Delegated legislation Politics > Executive power and public service > Executive body > Executive competence
Politics > Executive power and public service > Administrative law > Delegation of power
Politics > Politics and public safety > Politics > […]

Contract

Introduction to Contract Contract, in law, an agreement that creates an obligation binding upon the parties thereto. The essentials of a contract are as follows: (1) mutual assent; (2) a legal consideration, which in most instances need not be pecuniary; (3) parties who have legal capacity […]

Minister

From the book The Clergyman's Hand-book of Law, about Minister (1): A minister is one who acts as, or performs some of the functions of, a clergyman.55 Resources Notes and References

    Charles M. Scanlan, The Clergyman's Hand-book of Law. The Law of Church and Grave (1909), Benziger […]

Parliamentary Scrutiny

Hierarchical Display of Parliamentary scrutiny Politics > Parliament > Powers of parliament
Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary committee > Committee of inquiry
Politics > Political framework > Political power > Supervisory power
Politics > Executive […]

Territorial Enclave

Hierarchical Display of Territorial enclave Politics > Executive power and public service > Regional and local authorities
International Relations > International security > International issue > Kaliningrad question
Geography > Regions of EU Member States > Regions of Spain > […]

Regional Geography

Hierarchical Display of Regional geography Science > Natural and applied sciences > Earth sciences > Geography
Economics > Regions and regional policy > Economic region
Politics > Executive power and public service > Regional and local authorities > Region Regional geography Concept of […]

Ceuta

Hierarchical Display of Ceuta Geography > Regions of EU Member States > Regions of Spain
Politics > Executive power and public service > Regional and local authorities > Territorial enclave
Geography > Africa > North Africa Concept of Ceuta See the dictionary definition of Ceuta. […]