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How the law works

How the law works

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

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Gary Slapper
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Collins, 2007
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
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X, 374 pages ; 21 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Collins
  • Responsable Person: Gary Slapper.
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 23 editions
  • First edition Date: 2007
  • Last edition Date: 2014
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD661
  • Dewey Code: 349.42
  • ISBN: 9780007221073 000722107X
  • OCLC: 78988635

Main Contents

The importance of law
Cases and the courts
Case technique
Interpreting acts of Parliament
Types of law
The jury
Language and law
European law

Summary Note

A clear, accessible and irreverent guide to how the UK's legal machine works.

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