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Parliament and the law

How are rules made and who can influence this procedure? This free course, Parliament and the law, will introduce you to the rule-making processes in of the UK Houses of Parliament in Westminster. You will examine how laws are enacted and how it is possible for unelected bodies and people to influence the content of such laws.

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20 hrs
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Meet The Lords

Series following the larger-than-life characters that populate the House of Lords, one of Britain's oldest, most idiosyncratic and most important institutions.

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Why people buy counterfeit brands

A key to combating counterfeit brands may lie in understanding why people buy them.

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House of Lords: an audio collection Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC audio icon

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House of Lords: an audio collection

Dr Richard Heffernan discusses the past, present and future of the House of Lords.

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Meet the Lords: Further reading

Seen Meet the Lords, or just want some extra information about the House of Lords? Here's a handy list of resources.

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Meet The Lords Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC BBC Two

Society, Politics & Law 

Meet The Lords

Series following the larger-than-life characters that populate the House of Lords, one of Britain's oldest, most idiosyncratic and most important institutions.

TV Programme
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What Brexit and Trump mean for Global Justice and International Development

Brexit and Donald Trump appear to drive global justice and international development efforts into unchartered waters says Professor Theo Papaioannou. 

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