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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Law Alive: The New Zealand Legal System in Context 3rd ed

ISBN13: 9780195585247
Published: January 2015
Publisher: Oxford University Press Australia & New Zealand
Country of Publication: Australia
Format: Paperback
Price: £35.99

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The third edition of Law Alive: The New Zealand Legal System in Context helps you take the first step to studying law by showing how the law is a living part of the political, social, economic and cultural life of New Zealand.

Student-focused, relevant and interactive

  • Covers all the key areas of study in a legal system course
  • Contains exercises, examples, case studies, essay topics, puzzles, and problem-solving features
  • Includes discussion of the law beyond the courts-in:luding jurisprudence and dispute resolution
New to this edition:-

  • Updated case law and legislation, including new details on important Supreme Court decisions
  • Updated case studies, with new material on the alcohol purchase age and same-sex marriage
  • Updated chapter 'The New Zealand Legal System and International Issues that looks at Russia's 2014 invasion of Ukraine, the expiry of the original Kyoto Protocol, and a discussion of Kim Dotcom and cybercrime
  • Updated end-of-chapter exercises and further reading

Other Jurisdictions , New Zealand
1. Introduction
2. Legal History
3. Treaty of Waitangi
4. Constitutional Law
5. Dispute Resolution
6. Jurisprudence
7. The New Zealand Legal System and International Issues
8. Case study-Women in Law