Skip to content
Register Sign in Wishlist
Look Inside The Principles of Legal Liability for Trespasses and Injuries by Animals

The Principles of Legal Liability for Trespasses and Injuries by Animals

  • Date Published: January 2015
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107456518

Paperback

Add to wishlist

Looking for an inspection copy?

Please email academicmarketing@cambridge.edu.au to enquire about an inspection copy of this book

Description
Product filter button
Description
Contents
Resources
Courses
About the Authors
  • Originally published in 1915, this book discusses the complexities of the law governing cases of 'wrongs committed by means of animals'. Robson demonstrates how laws concerning damage caused by animals were formulated and how the laws were applied in his day. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in British legal history and the development of British law.

    Customer reviews

    Not yet reviewed

    Be the first to review

    Review was not posted due to profanity

    ×

    , create a review

    (If you're not , sign out)

    Please enter the right captcha value
    Please enter a star rating.
    Your review must be a minimum of 12 words.

    How do you rate this item?

    ×

    Product details

    • Date Published: January 2015
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107456518
    • length: 198 pages
    • dimensions: 198 x 129 x 11 mm
    • weight: 0.2kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Preface
    Table of cases
    Table of references
    Introduction
    Part I. The Classification of Animals:
    1. Animals ferae naturae and animals mansuetae or domitae
    2. Dangerous animals and harmless animals
    Part II. Trespass to Land
    Section I. By Animals Ferae Naturae:
    1. Absence of liability
    2. Liability for 'overstocking' game
    Section II. By Reclaimed Animals:
    1. The liability and its extent
    2. Responsibility after escape
    Section III. By Animals Domitae Naturae:
    1. The nature of the liability
    2. The extent of the liability
    Section IV. Exceptions to the Liability
    Part III. Injuries to the Person and to Other Animals, and Damage to Goods
    Section I. The Absolute Duty:
    1. Dangerous animals
    2. Domestic or harmless animals
    3. Proof of scienter
    4. Statutory provisions as to dogs
    5. Knowledge of servant or agent
    6. Subject of harm and place of committal
    7. Exceptions to liability
    8. Responsibility after escape
    Section II. The Duty to Take Care, and Other Obligations:
    1. Negligence in the control of animals
    2. Harm from straying animals
    3. Harm to persons entering on premises by invitation or permission
    4. Harm resulting from authorised use of animals.

  • Author

    William Newby Robson

Sign In

Please sign in to access your account

Cancel

Not already registered? Create an account now. ×

Sorry, this resource is locked

Please register or sign in to request access. If you are having problems accessing these resources please email lecturers@cambridge.org

Register Sign in
Please note that this file is password protected. You will be asked to input your password on the next screen.

» Proceed

You are now leaving the Cambridge University Press website. Your eBook purchase and download will be completed by our partner www.ebooks.com. Please see the permission section of the www.ebooks.com catalogue page for details of the print & copy limits on our eBooks.

Continue ×

Continue ×

Continue ×

Find content that relates to you

Join us online

This site uses cookies to improve your experience. Read more Close

Are you sure you want to delete your account?

This cannot be undone.

Cancel

Thank you for your feedback which will help us improve our service.

If you requested a response, we will make sure to get back to you shortly.

×
Please fill in the required fields in your feedback submission.
×