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The Law of Torts in Australia 5th ed


ISBN13: 9780195572391
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780195516203
Published: January 2012
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: Australia
Format: Paperback
Price: £125.99



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The aim of the fifth edition of The Law of Torts in Australia like that of the previous four, is to provide a distinctively Australian account of the most important parts of tort law, primarily for use by students.

This edition is the most comprehensive offering; it goes into more depth than other texts, and explores motivations and complexities behind the principles of tort law, whilst challenging students to think critically about the law.

Subjects:
Other Jurisdictions , Australia
Contents:
PREFACE
TABLE OF CASES
TABLE OF STATUTES
1. Introduction: Torts and Tort Law
2. Interference with the Person
3. Interference with Goods
4. Interference with Land
5. Nuisance
6. Interference with Pure Economic Interests
7. Defamation and Invasion of Privacy
8. Negligence: Negligent Conduct
9. Negligence and the Scope of the Obligation to Take Care: Duty of Care
10. Negligence and the Scope of the Obligation to Take Care: Causation and Consequences
11. Negligence: Two Applications
12. Defences to Torts Involving Negligence
13. Product Liability
14. Liability for Animals
15. Breach of Statutory Duty
16. Damages
17. Vicarious Liability
18. Multiple Tortfeasors: Liability and Contribution
19. Limitation of Actions
INDEX