James' Introduction to English Law by Peter ShearsJames' Introduction to English Law by Peter Shears

James' Introduction to English Law

byPeter Shears, Graham Stephenson

Paperback | December 11, 1996

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This edition is now under the authorship of Peter Shears and Graham Stephenson, who have added a contemporary outlook to its traditional virtues. It includes the latest legislation such as the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994 and its effect on civil liberties, the Sale and Supply ofGoods Act 1994 and the Trade Union Reform and Employment Rights Act 1993. There is also an expanded treatment of the Law Commission, updated details concerning the court system, significant changes to the material on the legal profession and a reflection of the increasing importance of European Law;as well as further statute and much new case law.
Peter Shears BA, LLB, LLM, Director of Legal Studies, University of Plymouth Graham Stephenson LLM, Solicitor, Principal Lecturer in Law, University of Central Lancashire
Title:James' Introduction to English LawFormat:PaperbackDimensions:528 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.94 inPublished:December 11, 1996Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0406024456

ISBN - 13:9780406024459

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Table of Contents

Part I.Introductory1. The nature, classification and sources of law2. The administration of law3. Procedure and evidence4. Personality, status and capacityPart II.Public Law5. Constitutional and administrative law6. Criminal law7. Welfare lawPart III.Private Law8. The law of contract9. Particular contracts10. The law of torts11. The law of property12. Trusts13. Family law14. SuccessionIndex