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Law : a modern introduction

Law : a modern introduction

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Paul Denham
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 1999
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/law-a-modern-introduction/ (Stable identifier)

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VI, 568 pages ; 24 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Law : a modern introduction is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • Responsable Person: Paul Denham.
  • Publication Date: 1999
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 11 editions
  • First edition Date: 1989
  • Last edition Date: 1999
  • General Notes: Previous edition: 1994.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD660
  • Dewey Code: 349.42
  • ISBN: 0340704810 9780340704813
  • OCLC: 43338362

Main Contents

The nature of law; sources of law, natural justice and judicial review; European law; the courts; agents of law and access to the law; administrative law and public rights; crime and society; criminal law; the law of tort; the law of contract; the philosophy of law.

Summary Note

A comprehensive review of all the key developments in law in recent years, giving a thorough account of the theoretical side of the law, law in its relationship with morality, justice and society, as well as a detailed survey of the key substantive areas of law, crime, tort, contract and constitutional law. Fourth revised edition.

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