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Contract Law

Principles and Context


Andrew Stewart, University of Adelaide, Warren Swain, University of Auckland, Karen Fairweather, University of Auckland


Contract Law: Principles and Context presents the development of contract law through a considered selection of cases that are both authoritative and used as factual examples to explain the law. The text introduces readers to the nature and range of contracts, the process for making a contract, rights and duties, adjustments to contracts, vitiating factors and unfair conduct, ending contracts, and remedies and restitution. The text considers the historical development of contracts through case law and legislation, then takes the…

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Key features

  • The lead author, Andrew Stewart, is known for his clear and engaging writing style
  • Presents the development of contract law through cases that are both authoritative and used as factual examples to explain the law
  • Takes the reader to particular issues with contracts as they might arise in real life and then navigates a legal pathway through them

About the book

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  • Subjects Contract Law,Law
  • Format: Paperback
    • Publication date: 12 September 2019
    • ISBN: 9781107687486
    • Dimensions (mm): 247 x 174 mm
    • Weight: 1.06kg
    • Page extent: 598 pages
    • Availability: In stock
  • Format: Digital
    • Publication date: 21 June 2019
    • ISBN: 9781107445703

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