Understanding Contract Law: The Basics by Max YoungUnderstanding Contract Law: The Basics by Max Young

Understanding Contract Law: The Basics

byMax YoungEditorMax Young

Paperback | November 11, 2009

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Understanding Contract Lawoffers a clear introduction to the basic concepts of contract law in England. Built around familiar real-world examples that illustrate the concepts, principles and key cases upon which English contract law is structured,Understanding Contract Lawis an ideal guide for those approaching an undergraduate law degree, or for general readers interested in this fundamental area of the law.

This concise, student-friendly overview, supported by chapter introductions and summaries throughout, covers the fundamental topics in English contract law, including:

  • Agreement and Offer
  • Acceptance
  • Certainty
  • Consideration
  • Privity
  • Misrepresentation.
Max Young is Lecturer in Law at Waterford Institute of Technology, Ireland.
Title:Understanding Contract Law: The BasicsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.5 inPublished:November 11, 2009Publisher:Taylor and FrancisLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0415494265

ISBN - 13:9780415494267

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction to Contract Law   2. Agreement and Offer   3. Acceptance   4. Certainty   5.  Consideration   6.  Intention to Create Legal Relations   7. Variation of Contracts   8. Privity   9. Terms of the Contract   10. Exemption Clauses: The Common Law   11. Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977   12. Misrepresentation   13. Remedies for Breach of Contract