Q&A Jurisprudence  book cover
7th Edition

Q&A Jurisprudence

ISBN 9781138833685
Published November 9, 2015 by Routledge
292 Pages

USD $44.95

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Book Description

Routledge Q&As give you the tools to practice and refine your exam technique, showing you how to apply your knowledge to maximum effect in assessment. Each book contains essay and problem-based questions on the most commonly examined topics, complete with expert guidance and model answers that help you to:

Plan your revision and know what examiners are looking for:

  • Introducing how best to approach revision in each subject
  • Identifying and explaining the main elements of each question, and providing marker annotation to show how examiners will read your answer

Understand and remember the law:

  • Using memorable diagram overviews for each answer to demonstrate how the law fits together and how best to structure your answer

Gain marks and understand areas of debate:

  • Providing revision tips and advice to help you aim higher in essays and exams
  • Highlighting areas that are contentious and on which you will need to form an opinion

Avoid common errors:

  • Identifying common pitfalls students encounter in class and in assessment

The series is supported by an online resource that allows you to test your progress during the run-up to exams. Features include: multiple choice questions, bonus Q&As and podcasts.

Table of Contents

1 General Aspects of Jurisprudence 2 The Nature of Law  3 Legal Positivism  4 Natural Law  5 Law and Ideology  6 Authority  7 Human Rights and Legal Theory  8 Common Law and Statute  9 Liberalism, Toleration and Punishment

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David Brooke is Senior Lecturer in Law and Module Leader in Jurisprudence at Leeds Beckett University.