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The modern law of contract

Author: Richard Stone
Publisher: London ; Portland, Or. : Cavendish, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 6th edView all editions and formats
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"The sixth edition of this popular text provides a comprehensive and readable examination of the law of contract as it stands today. Rooted in a solid study of case law and statute. The Modern Law of Contract stresses throughout the areas in which the traditional model of contract is or may be challenged and developed. The accessible writing style encourages the student to think about and explore new lines of  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Stone
ISBN: 1859418821 9781859418826
OCLC Number: 56458682
Notes: Previous edition: 2002.
Description: xlvii, 512 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. Forming the agreement --
3. Tests of enforceability --
4. Intention to create legal relations --
5. Privity --
6. Agency and assignment --
7. Capacity --
8. The contents of the contract --
9. Clauses excluding or limiting liability --
10. Misrepresentation --
11. Mistake --
12. Duress --
13. Undue influence --
14. Illegality --
15. Agreements contrary to public policy --
16. Contracts restricting competition --
17. Frustration --
18. Discharge by performance or breach --
19. Remedies --
20. Restitution.
Responsibility: Richard Stone.
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"The sixth edition of this popular text provides a comprehensive and readable examination of the law of contract as it stands today. Rooted in a solid study of case law and statute. The Modern Law of Contract stresses throughout the areas in which the traditional model of contract is or may be challenged and developed. The accessible writing style encourages the student to think about and explore new lines of thought on a variety of topics while achieving a firm understanding of this pivotal field."--Jacket.

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