Land Law Directions by Sandra ClarkeLand Law Directions by Sandra Clarke

Land Law Directions

bySandra Clarke, Sarah Greer

Paperback | May 14, 2016

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Do your students think land law is complex and abstract?Designed to support a progressive learning experience, Land Law Directions provides a lively introduction to the subject and makes this often daunting area clear and engaging. The Directions series has been written with students in mind. The ideal guide as they approach the subject for the first time, this book will help them: * Gain a complete understanding of the topic: just the right amount of detail conveyed clearly* Understand the law in context: with scene-setting introductions and highlighted case extracts, the practical importance of the law becomes clear * Identify when and how to critically evaluate the law: they'll be introduced to the key areas of debate and given the confidence to question the law* Deepen and test knowledge: visually engaging learning and self-testing features aid understanding and help students tackle assessments with confidence* Elevate their learning: with the ground-work in place they can aspire to take learning to the next level, with direction provided on how to go furtherAn extensive Online Resource Centre provides a wide range of extra resources to further support studies, including: * suggested approaches to the end of chapter questions in the text* additional self-test questions* web links* a flashcard glossary* writing on advanced topics* legal updates* photographs from the book.
Sandra Clarke is Head of the Department of Law and Criminology at the University of Greenwich. She has taught land law to undergraduates for over 25 years. Professor Sarah Greer is a Pro Vice Chancellor at the University of Worcester, and has taught land law and trusts for over 10 years. Sarah is also a barrister and a National Teachin...
Title:Land Law DirectionsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:528 pagesPublished:May 14, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198748450

ISBN - 13:9780198748458

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Introduction1. What is land?2. The structure of land lawPart 2: Legal Estates3. The freehold estate4. Registration of title5. Leases6. Adverse possessionPart 3: Sole and Joint Owners of Land7. The sole owner of land8. Joint owners of land (co-ownership)9. Trusts and the family home10. Trusts of landPart 4: Rights Over Land11. Easements and profits12. Covenants in freehold land13. MortgagesPart 5: The Bigger Picture14. Completing the puzzle15. Exam technique and the perils of question spotting