Winfield and Jolowicz on TortPaperback
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- Publisher: SWEET & MAXWELL
- Format: Paperback | 1336 pages
- Dimensions: 154mm x 234mm x 56mm | 1,520g
- Publication date: 27 July 2010
- Publication City/Country: London
- ISBN 10: 1847037933
- ISBN 13: 9781847037930
- Edition: 18, Revised
- Edition statement: 18th Revised edition
- Sales rank: 167,172
Winfield & Jolowicz is a leading textbook on the law of tort and a definitive, all embracing guide to the subject. Though centred firmly on English law, Winfield & Jolowicz continues to follow significant developments in other major Commonwealth countries and, where appropriate, European systems of tort law.
Table of contents
Nature and Functions of the Law of Tort; The Structure of Tort Law: History and Influences; General Characteristics of Tortious Liability; Trespass to the Person and Related Matters; Negligence: Duty and Breach; Negligence: Causation, Remoteness (Scope of Liability) and Contributory Negligence; Breach of Statutory Duty and Misfeasance in a Public Office; Employers' Liability; Liability for Land and Structures; Liability for Defective Products; Liability for Statements; Defamation and Related Matters; Trespass to Land; Nuisance; Strict Liability: Rule in Rylands v Fletcher; Animals; Interference with Goods; Interference with Contract or Business; Abuse of Legal Procedure; Vicarious Liability; Joint and Several Tortfeasors; Remedies; Death in Relation to Tort; Capacity; Defences; Extinction of Liability in Tort.