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The changing law

The changing law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD654

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Fiona Macmillan
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Leicester ; New York : Leicester University Press, 1990
  • Publication Type (Medium): Aufsatzsammlung
  • Type: Book
  • Permalink: http://books.lawi.org.uk/the-changing-law/ (Stable identifier)

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XXXIII, 272 pages ; 24 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Publishers: Leicester ; Leicester University Press
  • Responsable Person: Fiona Patfield and Robin White.
  • Publication Date: 1990
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 8 editions
  • First edition Date: 1990
  • Last edition Date: 1990
  • Languages: English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD654
  • Dewey Code: 340.30941
  • ISBN: 0718513312 9780718513313
  • OCLC: 21524362

Main Contents

Influences, pressures and agents for change, Robin White; the rise and fall of negligence, John Holyoak; creating and protecting informal interests in land, Mark Thompson; family law after 20 years of reform, Judith Mason; regulating the City, Ian Smith; the changing rules of evidence, Marquita Inman; national security versus civil liberty, Richard Stone; changing attitudes – the case of race discrimination, David Bonner; making a complex system simpler – the case of social security, David Pollard; foreign jurisdiction clauses – the changing scene, Jan Grodecki; the influence of European Community law, Malcolm Ross; the changing legal profession, Fiona Cownie; changing structures of authority, Tony Bradney; codifying common law principles, Edward Griew.

Summary Note

Covers every aspect of change in English law since 1965 – not only law reform, but also the processes and agents of change in the legal system and profession as well as the social and political factors that have promoted the evolution of the law.

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