Oxford has managed to get one of the most sophisticated British scholars of modern public law to produce a brief and readable account. (London Review of Books
About the Author
Martin Loughlin is Professor of Public Law at the London School of Economics. He previously held professorial appointments at the Universities of Glasgow and Manchester. His publications include Sword and Scales
(2000), The Idea of Public Law
(2003), and Foundations of Public Law
(2010). He is a Fellow of the British Academy. In 2012-13, he is the Martin and Kathleen Crane Fellow in the Law and Public Affairs Program and Visiting Professor at Princeton University.