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Administrative Law: Bureaucracy in a Democracy, 6th Edition

By Dr. Daniel E. Hall

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 20, 2014


Administrative Law: Bureaucracy in a Democracy, Sixth Edition, covers the constitutional and procedural dimensions of governmental agencies, including delegation, rulemaking, adjudications, investigations, freedom of information, liabilities of governments and their employees, judicial review, and other considerations, such as the concept of fairness. Instructor resources include an Instructor’s Manual, PowerPoint lecture slides, and a Test Bank.


Teaching and Learning Experience:

  • Examines administrative law in the context of accountability and the prevention of abuse
  • Assists students in critical thinking and case analysis by including case excerpts
  • Provides practical knowledge of administrative agencies and the laws that govern their behavior

Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. Bureaucracy and Democracy

3. Agency Discretion

4. The Requirement of Fairness

5. Delegation

6. Agency Rulemaking

7. Agency Investigations and Information Collection

8. Formal Adjudications

9. Accountability through Reviewability

10. Accountability through Accessibility

11. Accountability through Liability


Appendix A. Constitution of the United States of America

Appendix B. Administrative Procedure Act (5 U.S.C. §551 et seq.) Excerpts

Appendix C. Selected Executive Orders

Appendix D. Researching Administrative Law Issues

These online resources are available at no cost.

Student Resource Website for Administrative Law: Bureaucracy in a Democracy, 6th Edition

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ISBN-10: 0-13-349387-3

ISBN-13: 978-0-13-349387-0

Format: Book

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