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The law and ethics of restitution

Author: Ḥanokh Dagan
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2004.
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Dagan's book provides an account of the American law of restitution. The book reviews the existing doctrine, including the forthcoming (third) Restatement, using an ethical perspective to expose and examine critically the normative underpinnings of the core categories of restitution. Dagan also discusses some of the most controversial issues in the area, such as cohabitation, improper tax payments, and the role of  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ḥanokh Dagan
ISBN: 0521829046 9780521829045
OCLC Number: 56646004
Description: xxi, 374 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Preventing unjust enrichment --
3. Mistakes --
4. Other-regarding conferrals of benefits --
5. Self-interested conferrals of benefits --
6. Restitution in contexts of informal intimarcy --
7. Wrongful enrichments --
8. Restitution in a contractual context --
9. Restitution in bankruptcy --
10. Reasons for restitution.
Responsibility: Hanoch Dagan.
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