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Introduction to legal method.

Introduction to legal method

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Anthony M. Dugdale, John Hynes Farrar
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Sweet & Maxwell, 1990
  • Publication Type (Medium): Einfu?hrung
  • Type: Book
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Short Description

XXVI, 338 pages : ILlustrations ; 22 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell
  • Publication Date: 1990
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 35 editions
  • First edition Date: 1977
  • Last edition Date: 1994
  • General Notes: Previous edition: 1984.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD661
  • Dewey Code: 340.0942
  • ISBN: 0421427701 9780421427709
  • OCLC: 21410647

Main Contents

The nature and functions of law; methods of social control through law; classifications of law; law and fact; fact finding and dispute resolution; determining the law; case law; case law in operation; legislation; legislation in operation; codes and codification; doctrine; the European influence; the changing law; comparative legal cultures and method; law, justice and policy.

Summary Note

An exploration of the underlying questions of legal method and the place of law in society. This is a set of three books examining the nature and function of the law, the sources of law and methods of legal reasoning, and the wider dimensions of the law.

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