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James' Introduction to English Law

James' Introduction to English Law

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Graham Stephenson, Peter Shears
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Butterworths ; Charlottesville, Va. : Michie, 1996
  • Publication Type (Medium): Einfu?hrung
  • Material: Internet resource
  • Type: Book, Internet Resource
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Additional Format

Online version: Shears, Peter. James' Introduction to English Law. London ; Butterworths ; Charlottesville, Va.: Michie, 1996 (OCoLC)742302708

Short Description

XXV, 501 pages ; 22 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, James' Introduction to English Law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publishers: Butterworths ; Michie
  • Responsable Person: Peter Shears and Graham Stephenson.
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 15 editions
  • First edition Date: 1996
  • Last edition Date: 2006
  • General Notes: Revised edition of: Introduction to English Law / by Philip S. James. 10th ed. 1979.
    Includes indexes.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD661
  • Dewey Code: 349.41
  • ISBN: 0406024456 9780406024459
  • OCLC: 36207660

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Summary Note

Includes the legislation such as the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 and its effect on civil liberties, the Sale and Supply of Goods Act 1994 and the Trade Union Reform and Employment Rights Act 1993. This book details significant changes to the material on the legal profession and a reflection of the importance of European Law.

Table of Contents

Part I.
1. The nature, classification and sources of law
2. The administration of law
3. Procedure and evidence
4. Personality, status and capacity
Part II.
Public Law
5. Constitutional and administrative law
6. Criminal law
7. Welfare law
Part III.
Private Law
8. The law of contract
9. Particular contracts
10. The law of torts
11. The law of property
12. Trusts
13. Family law
14. Succession

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