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Scottish legal system

Scottish legal system

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Robert S. Shiels
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Scotland
  • Publication Information: Edinburgh : Thomson/W. Green, 2003
  • Publication Type (Medium): Study guides, Re?sume?s, programmes, etc
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: LawBasics.
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Short Description

IX, 90 pages ; 22 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Thomson/W. Green
  • Responsable Person: by Robert S. Shiels.
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Country/State: Scotland
  • Number of Editions: 13 editions
  • First edition Date: 1999
  • Last edition Date: 2015
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDC333
  • Dewey Code: 347.411
  • ISBN: 0414015517 9780414015517
  • OCLC: 55886476

Main Contents

* The development of Scots law * The sources of Scots law * Courts and tribunals * Personnel * Legislation and precedent * Civil litigation * Criminal justice * The future

Summary Note

This is the second edition of the text which provides students of all disciplines, legal and related, with an introduction to the operations and workings of the legal system in Scotland.

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  • Article Name: Scottish legal system
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This entry was last updated: January 12, 2016


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