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5th Edition

AS Law

ISBN 9781843924173
Published December 15, 2011 by Willan
372 Pages

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Book Description

This latest edition of AS Law has been fully updated to meet the requirements of the most recent changes to the specifications of both AQA and OCR examination boards. This title

  • is tailored to the NEW four-module specifications for both AQA and OCR (although also suitable for the existing six-module specifications) 
  • includes a new chapter on Contract as part of the section on The Concept of Liability
  • contains coverage of recent legal changes includes the effects of the Constitutional Reform Act 2005, especially concerning appointment of judges and the role of senior officers, such as the Lord Chancellor; reform of the powers of the police; recent statutes and cases particularly useful in preparing for questions involving judicial precedent and statutory interpretation.
  • is written by authors who are experienced teachers, writers and examiners for AS/A-level law.

Table of Contents

Part 1: Law-making: Sources of Law in the English legal System  1. European Law  2. Domestic Legislative Processes and Institutions  3. Delegated Legislation  4. Influences Upon Parliament and Law Reform  5. Statutory Interpretation: The Problems of Interpreting Satutes  6 .The Doctrine of Judicial Precedent  Part 2: Dispute Solving (1): The Machinery of Justice  7. The Court Structure and Appeal Routes  8. Alternatives to the Courts Tribunals  9. Police Powers  Part 3: Dispute Solving (2): Legal Personnel  10. The Legal Profession  11. Access to Justice Funding Advice and Representation  12. The Judges  13. Lay People in the Legal System  Part 4: The Concept of Liability  14. Criminal Law 15. The Law of Tort  16. Contract Law  17. Sanctions and Remedies  Part 5: Key Skills and Practice in Examination Questions  18. Key Skills  19. Source-based Exercises  20. Examination Advice and Practice Examination Questions  21. Answers Guide and Legal Resources

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