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This book is now Out of Print.
A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Hepple and Matthews' Tort Law Cases & Materials 7th ed isbn 9781849465557

Hepple and Matthews: Tort Cases & Materials 6th ed


ISBN13: 9780199203840
New Edition ISBN: 9781849465557
Previous Edition ISBN: 0406063265
Published: October 2008
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print



The sixth edition of this classic casebook retains all the features that have made it such a popular and respected text. Emphasizing the interests served by the law of tort and taking a contextual approach, the book combines an authoritative selection of cases and materials with stimulating commentary.

  • Questions and notes sections highlight the main issues to students, reinforcing their understanding and appreciation of the subject

Subjects:
Tort Law, External LLB Titles
Contents:
Preface
Acknowledgements
Table of Statutes
Table of Cases
Table of abbreviations
Part One: Principles and policy of negligence
1. An action for damages in perspective
2. The duty of care
3. Duty of care: special problems
4. Pure economic loss
5. Breach of duty
6. Causation and remoteness of damage
7. Defences: contributory negligence, volenti non fit injuria, exclusion of liability and illegality and public policy
8. Assessment of damage
Part Two: Specific duties and interests
9. Liability for defective premises
10. Liability for damage caused by things
11. Liability for animals
12. Non-intentional statutory torts
13. Intentional interference with the person
14. Interference with land
15. Deliberate interference with interests in trade or business
16. Interests in reputation - defamation
17. Invasion of privacy
Part Three: Loss distribution
18. Vicarious liability
19. Joint liability
20. Insurance and compensation
Index
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