Tort Law

Tort Law

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Written and designed for use on an LLB or GDL programme, Tort Law combines the authors' trademark clarity of writing with coverage of the fundamental legal principles at play in this ever-evolving subject. A range of student-friendly features to support understanding and coverage of the topical issues and key academic debates within tort also combine to make this text the book of choice for students year after year.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 456 pages
  • 191 x 248 x 25mm | 872g
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • 11th New edition
  • 1292156090
  • 9781292156095
  • 55,485

Table of contents

1 Tort law: an introduction

2 Negligence: elements of the tort

3 Negligence: causation, defences, limitation and criticism

4 Negligence: psychiatric injury

5 Negligence: economic loss

6 Negligence: public bodies

7 Employers' liability (missing)

8 Occupiers' liability

9 Product liability

10 Breach of statutory liability

11 Defamation

12 Privacy

13 Nuisance

14 The rule in Rylands v Fletcher

15 Trespass to land

16 Trespass to the person

17 Joint and several liability

18 Vicarious liability

19 Remedies in tort

Appendix: Answering examination questions

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About Catherine Elliott

Catherine Elliott (LLB, DEA) is a qualified barrister and experienced university lecturer, who has written extensively in the field of law.

Frances Quinn is an award-winning journalist with a particular interest in, and experience of, the law.
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