Administrative Law by I.P. Massey is a scholarly work covering all the aspects of the administrative law including the latest developments in the field in India and abroad .
The book is divided into fourteen chapters, each having a set of propositions, bibliography, and cross references of cases cited which provide the reader with an insight on the subject. The author has discussed a variety of topics in the book like- Natural Justice, Delegated Legislation, Governmental Liability, Enforcement of Public Duties, Ombudsman, Right to Know, Jurisdictional Reach, Remedial Law, etc. Besides, the current edition also includes a chapter on Global Administrative Law which is relatively new to the administrative field. Latest cases like Kanwarjit Singh Kakkar v. State of Punjab, T. Govindaraja Mudaliar v. State of T.N., Supreme Court of India v. Subhash Chandra Agrawal, and Kalyaneshwari v. Union of India, have also been discussed in detail.
Also, Prof. Upendra Baxi has given an insightful and thought provoking Introduction in the book.
The book is useful for law students, advocates, jurists, administrative officers, social scientists, policy makers and those preparing for the competitive examinations.