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Street on torts

Author: Christian A Witting
Publisher: Oxford, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fourteenth editionView all editions and formats
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Street on Torts provides a scholarly and incisive treatment of the law of torts with a focus upon key concepts and clear explanations. This book builds upon the learning of its previous, celebrated  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christian A Witting
ISBN: 9780198700944 0198700946
OCLC Number: 907282868
Description: lxviii, 747 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Overview of tort law --
Duty of care I : foundational principles --
Duty of care II : recognized harm --
Duty of Care III: public authorities --
Breach of duty --
Causation and remoteness --
Defences to negligence --
Liability for defective premises and structures --
Trespass to the person and related torts --
Wrongful interference with goods --
Trespass to land --
Defences to intentional torts against the person or property --
Background to the protection of economic and intellectual property interests --
False representations --
The general economic torts --
Product liability --
Nuisance --
The rule in Rylands v Fletcher --
Breach of statutory duty --
Defamation : foundational principles --
Defences and remedies in defamation --
Misuse of private information --
Misuse of process and public powers --
Vicarious liability --
Capacity and parties --
Remedies : basic principles --
Principles of compensation for personal injuries and associated losses.
Responsibility: Christian Witting, Professor of Law, University of Exeter, Fellow of the European Centre for Tort and Insurance Law, Barrister and Solicitor, High Court of Australia, Supreme Court of Victoria.

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Review from previous edition One of the best textbooks in the area. An authoritative volume which presents a very clear explanation of the essential issues of tort law. * Dr Peter Whelan, Associate Read more...

 
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