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Law reporting in Britain

Law reporting in England

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD411

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Chantal Stebbings
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London ; Rio Grande, Ohio : Hambledon Press, 1995
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books, Conference papers and proceedings, History, Congresses
  • Material: Conference publication, Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
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Additional Format

Print version: Law reporting in Britain. London ; Rio Grande, Ohio: Hambledon Press, 1995 (DLC) 95025266 (OCoLC)33078146

Short Description

1 online resource (VIII, 197 pages)

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Hambledon Press
  • Responsable Person: edited by Chantal Stebbings.
  • Publication Date: 1995
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 8 editions
  • First edition Date: 1995
  • Last edition Date: 1995
  • General Notes: “Collection of most of the principal papers delivered at the 11th British Legal History Conference, held in July 1993 at the University of Exeter, U.K.”–Preface.
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD411
  • Dewey Code: 348.41041
  • ISBN: 9781441155429 1441155422
  • OCLC: 746854980

Main Contents

The beginnings of English law reporting / Paul Brand
Crime in the year books / Davis J. Seipp
Some early Newgate reports (1315-28) / John Baker
The acts of the Scottish Lords of Council in the late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries: records and reports / William M. Gordon
Law reporting in the 1590s / David Ibbetson
Sir Julius Caesar's notes on admiralty cases: an alternative to law reporting? / Alain Wijffels
Law reports in England from 1603 to 1660 / W.H. Bryson
The nature and function of the early Chancery reports / Michael Macnair
Detecting non-fiction: sleuthing among manuscript case reports for what was really said / James Oldham
Words, words, words: making sense of legal judgements, 1875-1940 / Steve Hedley
Planning law and precedent: a study in twentieth-century law reporting / Raymond Cocks.

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