Publisher: Clarendon Press; 1 edition (September 23, 1999)
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In British constitutional legislation, the doctrine of parliamentary sovereignty keeps that Parliament has limitless legislative authority. Critics have lately challenged this doctrine, on historic and philosophical grounds. This publication describes its ancient origins and improvement and identifies the explanations why it used to be followed, examines its present felony foundation, and responds to the critics.