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Look Inside A Selection of Cases Illustrative of the English Law of Tort

A Selection of Cases Illustrative of the English Law of Tort


  • Date Published: January 2015
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107455764

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  • First published in 1928 as the fifth edition of a 1904 original, this book contains an overview of a number of cases that established important precedents in English tort law. The topics covered include the general principles of liability for tort, the various kinds of torts, and the relations between tort and contract. This detailed book will be of value to anyone with an interest in British legal history.

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    Product details

    • Date Published: January 2015
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107455764
    • length: 656 pages
    • dimensions: 216 x 141 x 41 mm
    • weight: 0.89kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Part I. General Principles
    Section I. Liability for Tort
    Section II. Liability as Affected by Status
    Section III. General Exceptions to Liability
    Section IV. Forensic Remedies for Torts
    Part II. The Various Kinds of Torts
    Section I. Breaches of Rights over the Person
    Section II. Breaches of Rights to Reputation
    Section III. Breaches of Rights over Property
    Section IV. Breaches of General Rights:
    1. Nuisance
    2. Wrongs of fraud and malice
    3. Negligence
    4. Breaches of duties of extraordinary responsibility
    Part III. Relations between Tort and Contract
    Appendix. American rule as to poisons.

  • Author

    Courtney Stanhope Kenny

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