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Vol 23 No 3 March/April 2018

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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
English Legal System 2nd ed isbn 9780198747949

English Legal System

ISBN13: 9780199669929
New Edition ISBN: 9780198747949
Published: April 2014
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

How is the English legal system structured and who takes part in it? Does the system ever get it wrong? This new textbook provides a clear and accessible guide to the workings of the English legal system.

Features such as 'thinking points', 'key debates', and 'talking points' help you to engage with the key areas of debate and controversy, giving you an excellent grounding for the rest of your studies.

Online Resource Centre: An Online Resource Centre provides: - 150 multiple choice questions with answers and feedback - Regular updates - Practical examples of essay questions and answers

English Legal System
1. Studying ELS
2. The English legal system: an overview
3. Legislation and the law-making process
4. The interpretation of statutes
5. The doctrine of judicial precedent
6. The law and institutions of the EU
7. Human rights and fundamental freedoms
8. The judiciary
9. Legal professions
10. The jury
11. Access to justice
12. The criminal process: the suspect and the police
13. The criminal process: pre-trial and trial
14. Sentencing
15. The civil process
16. Criminal and civil appeals
17. Tribunals
18. Alternative dispute resolution