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A level and AS level law

A level and AS level law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD663

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Martin Hunt
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Sweet & Maxwell, 2003
  • Publication Type (Medium): Study guides
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Sweet & Maxwell study guide.
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Xl, 366 pages ; 25 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, A level and AS level law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell
  • Responsable Person: by Martin Hunt.
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 4 editions
  • First edition Date: 2000
  • Last edition Date: 2003
  • General Notes: Previous edition: 2000.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD663
  • Dewey Code: 349.42
  • ISBN: 0421798300 9780421798304
  • OCLC: 52287677

Main Contents

Sources of law: Primary legislation. Delegated legislation. European legislation. Statutory interpretation. Precedent. Personnel and procedures: Police powers. The criminal process. The Civil process. Alternative dispute resolution. The legal profession. Judges. Magistrates and juries. Access to legal services. Criminal law: General principles of liability. General defences. Murder and manslaughter. Non-fatal assaults. Property offences. Preliminary offences and participation. Sentencing. Contract law and consumer protection: Formation of a contract. Vitiating factors. Terms of the contract. Discharge of contract. Remedies. Consumer contracts. Exclusion clauses. Criminal and tortious aspects. Enforcement, sanctions and remedies. The law of tort: Negligence. Occupiers' liability. Trespass. Strict and VIcarious liability. Liability for animals. Human rights: Rights and freedoms. Restrictions and limitations. Protection and enforcement. Concepts of law: Law and

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Suitable for anyone undertaking either AS or A level law examinations, this text covers all subjects offered under the AQA and OCR specifications. It has been fully updated and revised to incorporate both legal developments and experience of the specifications in practice.

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