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Tort Law: Text and Materials
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TORT LAW: TEXT AND MATERIALS

PAPERBACK BY LUNNEY, MARK (PROFESSOR OF LAW, UNIVERSITY OF NEW ENGLAND IN NEW SOUTH WALES); NOLAN, DONAL (PROFESSOR OF PRIVATE LAW. FRANCIS REYNOLDS AND CLARENDON FELLOW AND TUTOR AT WORCESTER COLLEGE, UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD); OLIPHANT, KEN (DIRECTOR OF THE INSTITUTE FOR EUROPEAN TORT LAW, AUSTRIAN ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, VIENNA)

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ISBN
9780198745525
IMPRINT
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
 
 
EDITION
6TH REVISED EDITION
PUBLISHER
OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
STOCK FOR DELIVERY
IN STOCK
FORMAT
PAPERBACK
PAGES
1080 pages
PUBLICATION DATE
30 JUL 2017

DESCRIPTION

The sixth edition of this celebrated book brings together a selection of carefully chosen extracts from cases and materials with insightful author text. Each section begins with a clear overview of the law, followed by illustrating extracts from case law and from government reports and scholarly literature, which are supported by the authors' expert explanation and analysis. Opportunities for further research are highlighted by the many suggestions for additional readings that are woven throughout the text. This approach enables students to gain a rich and contextual understanding of the law of tort.

CONTENTS

1: General introduction 2: Intentional interference with the person 3: Negligence - introduction 4: Breach of duty 5: Causation and scope of liability 6: Defences to negligence 7: Negligence: duty of care - psychiatric illness 8: Negligence: duty of care - economic loss 9: Negligence: duty of care - omissions and acts of third parties 10: Negligence: duty of care - public bodies 11: Special liability regimes 12: Nuisance and the rule in Rylands v Fletcher 13: Defamation 14: Privacy 15: Vicarious liability 16: Damages for personal injury 17: Death and damages 18: How tort works