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Smith & Keenan's English law

Smith & Keenan's English law

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Edition Details

  • Creators or Attribution (Responsibility): Stuart Weinstein, Kenneth Smith, Denis J. Keenan
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Harlow : Longman, 2001
  • Publication Type (Medium): Lehrbuch, Outlines, syllabi, etc
  • Type: Book
  • Other titles: English law.
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Additional Format

Online version: Keenan, Denis, 1926- Smith & Keenan's English law. Harlow: Longman, 2001 (OCoLC)741853326

Short Description

Xliv, 884 pages ; 25 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Smith & Keenan's English law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Publisher: Longman
  • Responsable Person: Denis Keenan.
  • Publication Date: 2001
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 142 editions
  • First edition Date: 1963
  • Last edition Date: 2013
  • General Notes: Previous edition: London : Financial Times Pitman, 1998.
    Includes index.
  • Languages: English, Chinese
  • Library of Congress Code: KD661
  • Dewey Code: 349.42
  • ISBN: 0582438160 9780582438163
  • OCLC: 45350809

Main Contents

Preface Table of Cases Table of Statutes Law Report Abbreviations Part 1: The English Legal System. 1. The Nature and Development of English Law 2. The Courts of Law 3. Other Courts and Tribunals and Legal Services 4. Criminal Procedure 5. Civil Procedure 6. The Law-Making Process I – The UK Parliament 7. The Law-Making Process II – Case Law and the Legislative Organs of the European Union 8. Persons and the Crown Part 2: The Law of Contract 9. Making the Contract I 10. Making the Contract II 11. Making the Contract III 12. Reality of Consent I 13. Reality of Consent II 14. Contractual Terms 15. Exclusion Clauses and Other Unfair Terms 16. Illegality and Public Policy 17. Discharge of Contract 18. Remedies and Limitation of Actions 19. Employment Rights Part 3: The Law of Torts. 20. General Principles 21. Specific Torts Part 4: The Law of Property 22. The Law of Property Part 5: Criminal Law 23. Criminal Law: General Principles 24. Specific Offences 25. Age and Responsibility: General Defences Part 6: Cases and Materials Glossary of Commonly-Used Legal Terms and Phrases Index

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