French Legal System and Legal Language

French Legal System and Legal Language : An introduction in French

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This book aims to provide an introduction to the French legal system, and to develop knowledge and skills in French legal language. It is divided into concise units which contain introductory text relating to different aspects of the French legal system, with translations of key legal vocabulary. The units also contain a wide range of exercises and activities, with answers and further guidance provided at the end of the book.

The book will be an ideal resource for anybody seeking to learn about the French legal system and French legal language, including students of French law, European Studies, language students, practising lawyers and independent learners.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 208 pages
  • 172 x 228 x 14mm | 358.34g
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • French
  • 0582317185
  • 9780582317185
  • 2,260,835

Table of contents

Translator's remarks
Unit 1. Evolution juridique
Unit 2. Le cadre constitutionnel
Unit 3. Les sources du droit ecrit
Unit 4. Les sources du droit non ecrit
Unit 5. L'organisation de l'ordre judiciaire
Unit 6. L'organisation de l'ordre administratif
Unit 7. Juridictions non rattaches
Unit 8. La decision de justice
Unit 9. La procedure civile
Unit 10. La procedure pxxx;nale
Unit 11. La procedure administrative
Unit 12. Le personnel judiciaire
Unit 13. Les etudes de droit
Unit 14. La formation du juriste
Appendix 1
How to use a French law library
La Constitution de 1958
Glossary of legal terminology
Answers to exercises
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