Sourcebook on Contract Law

Author: Oughton

Publisher: Cavendish Publishing

ISBN: 1843141515

Category: Law

Page: 765

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This book examines the role and function of the law of contract, comparing it with other aspects of the law of obligations. It also covers the issues of contract formation such as the enforcement of promises, agreement and good faith; the construction and context of contracts; adjustments in long term relationships; the control of contract power and remedies for breach of contract
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Sourcebook on Contract Law

Author: David W. Oughton,Martin Davis

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: N.A

Category: Contracts

Page: 624

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Designed for students who may not have ready access to a law library, and for students on part-time and distance learning courses, the Sourcebook series offers a collection of material from a diversity of sources. The sources are annotated to set the materials in context and to explain their relevance and importance.
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Sourcebook on German Law

Author: Raymond Youngs

Publisher: Cavendish Publishing

ISBN: 1843144794

Category: Law

Page: 816

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This work gives a brief and selective outline of the central areas of German substantive law and introduces the reader to original German legal material (which is accompanied by an English translation).
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Sourcebook on Tort Law 2/e

Author: Graham Stephenson

Publisher: Cavendish Publishing

ISBN: 184314042X

Category: Law

Page: 686

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The purpose of this book is to provide a clear guide to tort law, examining the main principles and areas of the subject. It includes text emphasizing the main issues of liability. The text incorporates relevant materials, extracts from leading judgments, articles and reports of review bodies on tort law. It should prove especially useful for those who do not have access to a law library, as for those whose library is under severe pressure from users. It will be useful to those participating in seminars and tutorials and will enable them to take part in a good level of discussion. This new edition of Sourcebook on Torts has been fully revised and incorporates the Human Rights Act 1998. The effect of the European Courts decision in Osman is now being felt, as is evident from the judgments of the House of Lords in Barrett v Enfield BC. The Law Commission's proposals on liability for psychiatric illness are included. Developments in the tort of nuisance, the defence of qualified privilege and damages are also scrutinized. Several Law Commission reports and the Social Security (Recovery of Benefits) Act 1997 are also extracted, as are other new pieces of legislation, such as the Damages Act 1996 and the Defamation Act 1996.
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Sourcebook on Obligations and Legal Remedies

Author: Geoffrey Samuel

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1859415229

Category: Contracts

Page: 873

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This sourcebook provides a selection of primary source materials on contract, tort and restitution to offer an introduction to the law of obligations. The book also sets out to act as an introductory primary sourcebook on the law of remedies, with sections devoted to debt, damages, account, injunctions and rescission. The book is intended to be comprehensive on problem-solving and legal reasoning in the context of the law of obligations. It is designed to be a collection of materials and commentary for students interested not only in the techniques of positive law problem-solving but also in bridging the gap with more theoretical subjects such as comparative law and jurisprudence.
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Sourcebook on Public International Law

Author: Tim Hillier

Publisher: Cavendish Publishing

ISBN: 1843143801

Category: Law

Page: 920

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This work is primarily aimed at the law student, although it may also be of relevance to those studying international relations. It covers the main topics of public international law and is designed to serve both as a textbook and as a case and materials book.
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Sourcebook on Feminist Jurisprudence

Author: Hilaire Barnett

Publisher: Cavendish Publishing

ISBN: 1843142848

Category: Law

Page: 604

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Analyzing the relationship between feminist theories and the law, this work takes as its starting point a study of women and culture on an international level, which demonstrates how religious and cultural influences have been fundamental in establishing contempoary legal and social mores.
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Sourcebook on Tort Law

Author: Graham Stephenson

Publisher: Routledge Cavendish

ISBN: N.A

Category: Law

Page: 468

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The purpose of this work is to provide a guide to tort law, examining the main principles and areas of the subject. It includes text emphasizing the main issues of liability, and incorporates relevant materials, extracts from leading judgements, articles a
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Sourcebook on the English Legal System

Author: Gary Slapper,David Kelly

Publisher: Psychology Press

ISBN: 1859415539

Category: Law

Page: 583

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Sourcebook on the English Legal System is a key collection of primary legal sources,Committee and Commission reports, explanatory documents and articles. A variety of critical articles and commentaries complement and expand upon these materials. Since the first edition of this book in 1996, the English legal system has undergone major and comprehensive changes. As a result of these profound changes, this second edition has been thoroughly updated to include presentation and analysis of three landmark pieces of legislation: the Access to Justice Act 1999, the Civil Procedure Rules 1998 and the Human Rights Act 1998. Other changes abound: the Auld Committee has undertaken a root and branch review of the criminal justice system. The Crown Prosecution Service has been re-organised, the nature of judicial impartiality has been authoritatively defined, the role of the jury has been exposed to intense public and legal debate, liability of advocates for courtroom negligence has been established, the appeals system has been altered, alternative dispute resolution has become a major feature of British life, and European law has continued to widen and deepen its application. The Sourcebook guides the reader through these areas, as well as the more traditional elements of any course on the English legal system, with clarity and insight.
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