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 […]

Rule under Emergency Powers

Hierarchical Display of Rule under emergency powers Politics > Politics and public safety > Public safety > Public order
Law > Organisation of the legal system > Legal system > Court having special jurisdiction Rule under emergency powers Concept of Rule under emergency powers See the […]

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, […]

National Parliament

Hierarchical Display of National parliament Politics > Parliament > Parliament
National parliament Concept of National parliament See the dictionary definition of National parliament. Characteristics of National parliament [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of National parliament […]

Political Parties

Introduction to Political PartiesPolitical Parties, organizations that mobilize voters on behalf of a common set of interests, concerns, and goals. In many nations, parties play a crucial role in the democratic process. They formulate political and policy agendas, select candidates, conduct…

Social Participation

Related Fields Related topics include: Social Integration Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Social Exclusion Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Community integration Find this subject in this World legal encyclopedia. Social integration Find this subject in […]

Parliamentary Committee

Parliamentary Law Committee Work

Introduction to Parliamentary Committee

The work of deliberative bodies is usually prepared by means of committees. These may be standing committees appointed for a definite time; select committees appointed for a special purpose; or committees of the…

President of the EP

Hierarchical Display of President of the EP European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU institution > European Parliament > Bureau of the EP
Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Bureau of parliament > Speaker of Parliament Concept of President of the EP […]

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

European Party

Hierarchical Display of European party Politics > Political party > Political parties
European Union > European construction > Deepening of the European Union > European integration > European Movement European party Concept of European party See the dictionary definition of European party. […]

Opinion Poll

Hierarchical Display of Opinion poll Social Questions > Social framework > Social analysis
Politics > Electoral procedure and voting > Vote > Voting intentions
Economics > Economic analysis > Statistics > Sample survey Opinion poll Concept of Opinion poll See the dictionary definition of […]

Interinstitutional Cooperation (EU)

Hierarchical Display of Interinstitutional cooperation (EU) European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > Operation of the Institutions > Interinstitutional relations (EU)
Politics > Politics and public safety > Institutional activity > Interinstitutional relations > […]

Political Kidnapping

Hierarchical Display of Political kidnapping Politics > Politics and public safety > Public safety > Political violence
Law > Criminal law > Offence > Crime against individuals > Illegal restraint Political kidnapping Concept of Political kidnapping See the dictionary definition of […]

Communalism

Hierarchical Display of Communalism Politics > Political framework > Political ideology
Law > Rights and freedoms > Anti-discriminatory measure > Protection of minorities > Rights of minorities
Social Questions > Culture and religion > Culture > Cultural identity > National […]

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 […]

Communism

Communism, a theory and system of social and political organization that was a major force in world politics for much of the 20th century. As a political movement, communism sought to overthrow capitalism through a workers' revolution and establish a system in which property is owned by […]

Rule of Law

Rule of law Definition Rule of law means that any act of the government must be done through laws, that no one is above the law. However this principle has many controversial aspects, the core of it requires that fair laws should apply to all persons in a given jurisdiction. It also means […]

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 […]

Political Minority

Hierarchical Display of Political minority Politics > Politics and public safety > Politics
Political minority Concept of Political minority See the dictionary definition of Political minority. Characteristics of Political minority [rtbs name="xxx-xxx"] Resources Translation of Political […]

Political Group

Hierarchical Display of Political group Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament
Politics > Politics and public safety > Politics > Interest group
Politics > Political party > Political parties
Politics > Electoral procedure and voting > Vote > Voting intentions
European […]

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 […]

Executive Power

The Legal History of Executive Power This section provides an overview of Executive Power in an historical perspective. Absence of Any Executive Power Lassa Oppenheim, in the book entitled The Future of International Law, about Absence of Any Executive Power, wrote in 1921: This […]

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 […]

Committee Report

Hierarchical Display of Committee report Politics > Parliamentary proceedings > Parliamentary procedure > Parliamentary sitting > Document for discussion at a sitting
Politics > Parliamentary proceedings > Parliamentary procedure > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary committee […]

Illegal Restraint

Hierarchical Display of Illegal restraint Law > Criminal law > Offence > Crime against individuals
Social Questions > Social affairs > Social problem > Crime
Politics > Politics and public safety > Public safety > Political violence > Terrorism
Politics > Politics and public safety > […]

Universal Suffrage

Universal Suffrage in Election Law A fundamental principle in democratic elections, by which every citizen has the right to vote in periodic and regular elections and referenda. This right must be established by law. Restrictions may apply (minimum age, mental capacity), but the right to vote […]

Veto

Veto Definition (Lat. I forbid). Veto may be defined as the refusal of the executive body of a country whose assent is necessary to let pass a law or measure approbed already by the legislative body. See veto in the legal dictonary. In Europe The veto power of the British sovereign has […]

Parliamentary Delegation

Hierarchical Display of Parliamentary delegation Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament
Politics > Parliament > Interparliamentary relations > Interparliamentary delegation
European Union > EU institutions and European civil service > EU institution > European Parliament > EP […]

Power of Assessment

Hierarchical Display of Power of assessment Politics > Political framework > Political power
Politics > Parliament > Composition of parliament > Parliamentary committee > Committee of inquiry Power of assessment Concept of Power of assessment See the dictionary definition of Power of […]