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Torts: Cases and Commentary.

Torts: Cases and Commentary delivers a critical and analytical approach to the law of torts presented through extensive commentary and selected materials from cases, legislation and academic writings. Detailed notes explain the significance of the key cases while questions stimulate critical thinking and learning. This edition provides extended coverage of statutory defences to negligence, while doctrines relating to the scope of liability are now discussed together with factual causation in one chapter.

The book retains many of the familiar features of the traditional casebook, including many of the classic cases. Like the best casebooks, it seeks to survey the theoretical principles underlying those cases. These institutional arrangements are what make American tort law distinctive. They are how the substantive doctrines of tort law are translated into the practice of torts lawyers.

Torts: Cases and Commentary

This book is now available for purchase from VitalSource as an ebook. The sixth edition of Cases on Torts has been updated to take into account significant developments in Australian tort law in recent years. This established casebook is a valuable resource of the principles of contemporary tort law in its historical context. It is intended to provide students with a resource to develop the essential legal skills of reading and comprehending primary sources of law, rather than always relying on secondary commentary or summaries. Many new extracts have been included in this edition, comprising significant new cases and new comments, as well as some classic and foundational English and American torts cases with which every torts lawyer should be familiar. The currency of the book will be maintained by the publication of edited extracts of important new cases on The Federation Press website.

Torts: Cases and Contexts Volume 2

Plain-spoken and convivial, this casebook makes a deliberate effort to explain the law, rather than to provide a mere compilation of readings and questions. Simple concepts are presented simply. Complex concepts are broken down and accompanied by examples and problems. By being clear and straightforward, the casebook aims to quickly get students to the point where they can navigate regions of gray and build nuanced arguments. The book is written from the conviction that when students stop to puzzle over something, it should be because the law itself puzzles, not because the book obfuscates. Students describe the book as easy to read.

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This book is also available in other formats: View formats. Please note that ebooks are subject to tax and the final price may vary depending on your country of residence. New to Hart Publishing, this is the seventh edition of the classic casebook on tort, the first of its kind in the UK, and for many years now a bestselling and very popular text for students. This new edition retains all the features that have made it such a popular and respected text, with extensive commentary, questions and notes supplementing the selection of cases and statutes which form the core of the book. Taking a broadly contextual approach, the book addresses all the main topics in tort law, is up-to-date, doctrinally sound, stimulating and highly readable. Defences : contributory negligence , volenti non fit injuria , exclusion of liability, and illegality and public policy 1 Contributory Negligence 2 Volenti non fit injuria 3 Exclusion of Liability 4 Illegality and Public Policy 8.


Torts: Cases and Commentary. By Harold Luntz, B.A., LL.B. (Witwatersrand), B.C.L. (Oxon), George Paton Professor of Law, University of Melbourne, Barrister​.


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Torts: Cases and Commentary delivers a critical and analytical approach to the law of torts presented through extensive commentary and selected materials from cases, legislation and academic writings. The eighth edition has been fully revised and updated. Subscribers receive the product s listed on the Order Form and any Updates made available during the annual subscription period. Shipping and handling fees are not included in the annual price.

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