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1. Aims, themes, and structure

1. Aims, themes, and structure  

Martin Partington

in Introduction to the English Legal System 2019-2020 (14th edn)

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May 2019
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Sep 2019
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9780191874895
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198838838.003.0001
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9780198838838
This chapter sets out the basic aims, themes, and structure of this book. The book provides an introductory account of the English legal system, how it has developed in recent years, and ... More
25. Capacity and parties

25. Capacity and parties  

Christian Witting

in Street on Torts (15th edn)

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Jun 2018
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Sep 2018
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9780191848339
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10.1093/he/9780198811169.003.0025
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9780198811169
This chapter examines the issues of capacity and parties in tort law. It explains that capacity refers to the status of legal persons and their ability to sue or be sued in tort and that a ... More
16. Collective Security and the use of Armed Force

16. Collective Security and the use of Armed Force  

Paola Gaeta, Jorge E. Viñuales, and Salvatore Zappalà

in Cassese's International Law (3rd edn)

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Sep 2020
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Sep 2020
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9780191795589
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10.1093/he/9780199231287.003.0016
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9780199231287
The Cold War era prevented the UN Security Council from using most of the powers provided for by the UN Charter, including adopting measures under Chapter VII (the so-called ‘collective ... More
2. Criminal law history

2. Criminal law history  

Jeremy Horder

in Ashworth's Principles of Criminal Law (9th edn)

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May 2019
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Sep 2019
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9780191864889
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10.1093/he/9780198777663.003.0002
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9780198777663
This chapter explores aspects of the criminal law’s history. The main focus is the influence of religious—and, especially, biblical—thought on the criminal law. This influence does ... More
1. Exam Skills for Success in Tort Law

1. Exam Skills for Success in Tort Law  

Dr Karen Dyer

in Concentrate Questions and Answers Tort Law: Law Q&A Revision and Study Guide

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May 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191806216
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10.1093/he/9780198745297.003.0001
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9780198745297
Each Concentrate revision guide is packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more. Concentrates show you what to expect in a law exam, what examiners are ... More
9. Intentional Interference

9. Intentional Interference  

Simon Deakin and Zoe Adams

in Markesinis & Deakin's Tort Law (8th edn)

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Sep 2019
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Sep 2019
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9780191810916
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10.1093/he/9780198747963.003.0009
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9780198747963
This chapter begins with a discussion of the meaning of intentional interference. It then considers assault, battery, false imprisonment, and residuary trespass and harassment. Intentional ... More
25. International Human Rights Law

25. International Human Rights Law  

Nigel Rodley

in International Law (5th edn)

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Jun 2018
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Sep 2018
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9780191834080
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10.1093/he/9780198791836.003.0025
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9780198791836
This chapter considers the background to, and current developments concerning the manner in which international law has engaged with the protection of human rights, including both civil and ... More
1. Introduction to criminal law

1. Introduction to criminal law  

Nicola Monaghan

in Criminal Law Directions (6th edn)

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Feb 2020
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Sep 2020
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9780191883231
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10.1093/he/9780198848783.003.0001
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9780198848783
Without assuming prior legal knowledge, books in the Directions series introduce and guide readers through key points of law and legal debate. Questions, diagrams, and exercises help ... More
14. Invasion of privacy

14. Invasion of privacy  

Kirsty Horsey and Erika Rackley

in Kidner's Casebook on Torts (15th edn)

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Jul 2019
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Sep 2019
eISBN: 
9780191868955
DOI: 
10.1093/he/9780198830887.003.0014
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9780198830887
This chapter discusses different aspects of privacy. It shows that there is no general common law right to protection from invasion of privacy (the so-called ‘right to be let alone’), but ... More
2. Negligence: duty of care

2. Negligence: duty of care  

Carol Brennan and Vera Bermingham

in Tort Law Directions (7th edn)

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Jul 2020
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Sep 2020
eISBN: 
9780191888298
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10.1093/he/9780198853923.003.0002
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9780198853923
Without assuming prior legal knowledge, books in the Directions series introduce and guide readers through key points of law and legal debate. Questions, diagrams, and exercises help ... More

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