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AS law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD661

Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Frances Quinn, Catherine Elliott
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Harlow, England ; New York : Pearson Longman, 2006
  • Publication Type (Medium): Outlines and syllabi, Outlines, syllabi, etc
  • Type: Book
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Short Description

XXVIII, 642 pages : ILlustrations ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Publishers: England ; Pearson Longman
  • Responsable Person: Catherine Elliott and Frances Quinn.
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 7 editions
  • First edition Date: 2002
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • General Notes: Previous published in 2004.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD661
  • Dewey Code: 349.42
  • ISBN: 1405836180 9781405836180
  • OCLC: 65521631

Main Contents

Preface and Acknowledgements Table of Chapters Required for Examination Boards Table of Cases Table of Statutes PART 1: SOURCES OF LAW 1: Case Law 2: Statute Law 3: Statutory Interpretation 4: Delegated Legislation 5: European Law 6: Law Reform PART 2: PEOPLE WORKING IN THE LEGAL SYSTEM 7: The Judiciary 8: The Legal Professions 9: The Jury System 10: Magistrates PART 3: DISPUTE RESOLUTION 11: Paying for Legal Services 12: The Police 13: The Criminal Trial Process 14: Young Offenders 15: Sentencing 16: Sentencing young offenders 17: The civil justice system 18: Tribunals 19: Appeals 20: Alternative methods of dispute resolution PART 4: THE CONCEPT OF LIABILITY 21: Elements of a crime 22:Strict liability in criminal law 23: Non-fatal offences against the person 24: Negligence 25: Remedies for torts Appendix one: Answering examination questions Appenidx two: A guide to law reports and case references Bibliography Glossary Answers to exercises Index

Summary Note

Intended for AS law students, this book combines explanation of the law with interactive quizzes, pictures, weblinks and exam advice. It maps to the exam board specifications (OCR, AQA and WJEC) and includes a Companion Website with regular case and legislation updates, extra quizzes and exercises, a glossary, and more.

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