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English Legal System in Context 6e

Author : Fiona Cownie
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English Legal System in Context takes a unique and highly praised analytical approach to the subject of the English Legal System. Frequent examples are incorporated throughout the text, illustrating the link between theory and practice, while the concise and engaging style enables students to have an excellent understanding of the subject as a whole. A wide range of traditional core areas are covered in the text, such as the courts, case law, legal professionals and civil and criminal proceedings. However, the authors also discuss areas such as the role of private policing and the work of non-police agencies, giving students a balanced overview of the subject area. Additionally, the text provides a wealth of references for students who want to gain a deeper understanding of the legal system. With a clear and logical structure, this perceptive and wide ranging text provides a unique introduction to the English Legal System.

The English Legal System

Author : Gary Slapper
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Assisting students of the English legal system to achieve an understanding of the law, it's institutions and processes, this edition sets the law and legal system in its social context and outlines a range of critical views.

English Legal System in Context

Author : Fiona Cownie
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English Legal System in Context provides a critical overview of the legal system. It establishes a sound theoretical framework within which to analyse the system and its various intricacies, encouraging students to develop a critical approach to the study of this important topic. The authors provide an insightful contextual analysis of the system and its main protagonists: as well as the traditional core areas of the English legal system such as the courts, case law, legal professionals, and the civil and criminal proceedings, the text discusses the police and their powers,the role of the CPS, private policing, the work of non-police agencies. This edition also contains a new chapter on alternative dispute resolution, designed to broaden the reader's appreciation of this central issue, plus new material on the role of law schools and law students. With a clear, logical structure, and a wealth of references to take the reader further into the subject, this is a perceptive and wide-ranging study that explains and illuminates this fascinating topic.

Cases and Materials on the English Legal System

Author : Michael Zander
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The 6th edition of this volume was originally published by Weidenfeld and Nicolson in 1992. It takes full account of a wide number of major developments, including the final report and implementation of the Civil Justice Review, the battle over the Government's Green Papers for reform of the legal profession, and the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990. The book has been reprinted with a supplementary section on the recommendations of the 1993 reports of the Royal Commission on Criminal Justice, of which Professor Zander is a prominent member.

Business Law

Author : James Marson
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Marson and Ferris' Business Law demonstrates the real applicability of the law to the business world, packed full of up-to-date and relevant examples and case law. Designed for non-lawyers, Business Law is written in a clear and easy-to-follow style which avoids excessive legal terminology and presents the need-to-know facts and cases. Would-be entrepreneurs and those looking to a career in management will find that this book provides the solid base needed to make confident business decisions in the future. Fully referenced throughout and with an accompanying Online Resource Centre, Business Law combines accurate legal detail with strong learning tools such as self-test questions, chapter summaries and key definitions, helping students successfully navigate their way through this often complex subject. Online Resources The book is accompanied by a comprehensive Online Resource Centre offering resources tailored to support students and lecturers. Student Resources DT Multiple choice questions DT Indicative answers to the end of chapter questions DT Additional material on the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008, business and ethics, corporate manslaughter, and the Legal Services Act 2007 DT Flashcard cases DT Flashcard glossaries DT Legal updates Lecturer Resources DT Customizable PowerPoint slides for use in your teaching DT Test bank of multiple choice questions

Cases and Materials on International Law

Author : Martin Dixon
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Cases & Materials on International Law is a topical and engaging companion for study, offering broad coverage on public international law and placing disputes directly within the context of contemporary debate. The book contains the essential cases and materials that students need in order to fully understand and analyse the international legal system, drawing on a truly global range of jurisdictions and sources. Expert author commentary and notes place selected extracts within the wider legal framework and explain the complexities of the principles of law to students. The sixth edition includes expanded discussion of developing areas, including UN resolutions on climate change and international environmental law, new material from the International Law Commission, and coverage of major events, such as the annexation of Crimea, the legal context for Scottish independence and the UK's exit from the European Union, and the United Nations Security Council's Resolution on Malaysia Airlines MH17.

Introduction to Business Law

Author : Lucy Jones
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The bestselling textbook in this subject area, Introduction to Business Law introduces students to the core legal areas relevant to the world of business and work. Known for its visual approach and engaging writing style, the book features over 90 full colour diagrams to illustrate complex issues, while practical examples and case studies are included throughout to put the law into context. The book contains a chapter on study skills and revision, guiding business students on how to tackle legal exam questions and how to approach case law and statutes. At the end of each chapter students can practise applying their knowledge and legal skills by answering sample essay and problem questions. Online Resources Further guidance on how to approach these questions can be found with the online resources accompanying the book. Students and lecturers can access a wealth of resources including: Student resources - Multiple choice questions with instant feedback - Suggested answers to end-of-chapter questions - Flashcard glossary of key terms - Exam tips and advice - Chapter summary documents Lecturer resources - Additional assignment questions - Group exercises - Research exercises

Free Movement of Lawyers in the European Union

Author : Sjoerd Joseph Franciscus Johannes Claessens
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The Singapore Legal System

Author : Kevin Tan
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Extensively revised edition of this book which was first published in 1989. Eight out of 14 chapters are new including chapters such as The Constitutional Framework of Powers, Alternative Dispute Resolution, and the Singapore Legal System and International Law.

Tort Law

Author : Catherine Elliott
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As well as setting out the law itself, the authors examine the principles behind tort law, and discuss some of the issues and debates arising from it.

French Legal System

Author : Catherine Elliott
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Explains the sources of French law, the structure of the courts and professions, and the characteristics of the legal process. This book: covers the areas taught at the beginning of courses on French law; includes chapters on academic and professional law studies in France; and features illustrations on how to structure essays and exercises.

Sentencing and Criminal Justice

Author : Andrew Ashworth
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The leading textbook on sentencing, and the only one to integrate theory and empirical research with legislation, guidelines and case law.

Law of Foreigners and Citizenship

Author : Raghbirlal Bhagatram Sethi
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Martindale Hubbell International Law Directory

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The Law Librarian

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The Malayan Law Journal

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Malaya Law Review

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Borkowski s Textbook on Roman Law

Author : Paul du Plessis
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Borkowski's Textbook on Roman Law is the leading textbook in the field of Roman law, and has been written with undergraduate students firmly in mind. The book provides an accessible and highly engaging account of Roman private law and civil procedure, with coverage of all key topics, including the Roman legal system, and the law of persons, property, and obligations. The author sets the law in its social and historical context, and demonstrates the impact of Roman law on our modern legal systems. For the fifth edition, Paul du Plessis has included references to a wide range of scholarly texts, to ground his judicious account of Roman law firmly in contemporary scholarship. He has also added examples from legal practice, as well as truncated timelines at the start of each chapter to illustrate how the law developed over time. The book contains a wealth of learning features, including chapter summaries, diagrams and maps. A major feature of the book is the inclusion throughout of extracts in translation from the most important sources of Roman law: the Digest and the Institutes of Justinian. Annotated further reading sections at the end of each chapter act as a guide to further enquiry. Online Resource Centre The book is accompanied by an extensive Online Resource Centre, containing the following resources: -Self-test multiple choice questions -Interactive timeline -Biographies of key figures -Glossary of Latin terms -Annotated web links -Original Latin versions of the extracts from the Digest and the Institutes of Justinian -Examples of textual analysis of Roman law texts -Guide to the literature and sources of Roman law

European Legal Book Index

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Whitaker s Cumulative Book List

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