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Core Text: The Law of Contract 7th ed


ISBN13: 9780198748816
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780199686933
Published: March 2016
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £26.99



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Core Text The Law of Contract provides students with a clear, straightforward, and comprehensive account of the core principles of contract law to enable a sound understanding of the subject. Written by Janet O'Sullivan, Fellow of Selwyn College, Cambridge, and Jonathan Hilliard, barrister at Wilberforce Chambers, this text covers all the key topics on LLB and GDL courses and introduces students to current debates in the field.

The authors break down complex problems into manageable steps and self-test questions are provided at the end of each chapter to help reinforce learning and aid revision. Students can find answer guidance to these questions as well as additional support for their studies, including author videos discussing key cases, additional chapters, updates and web links on the accompanying Online Resource Centre.

  • A clear account of the key principles to give students a sound understanding of contract law
  • Experienced author team bring their respective academic and professional perspectives to bear upon the subject
  • Concise, user-friendly size and length make this an ideal student text
  • Examples, questions, and summaries throughout enable students to stretch and consolidate their understanding
  • Accompanying Online Resource Centre includes guidance on questions, two additional chapters, author podcasts, and web links for students to take their research further

Subjects:
Contract Law
Contents:
1: General themes and issues
2: Offer and acceptance I: General principles
3: Offer and acceptance II: Three applications of the general principles
4: Certainty
5: Contracts which fail to materialize
6: Consideration and estoppel
7: Privity
8: Terms of the contract: I
9: Terms of the contract II: Exemption clauses and unfair terms
10: Misrepresentation and non-disclosure
11: Duress
12: Undue influence
13: Unconscionable bargains
14: Common mistake
15: Frustration
16: Discharge of a contract for breach
17: Remedies I: Compensatory damages
18: Remedies II: Specific remedies
19: Remedies III: Other non-compensatory remedies

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