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Vol 22 No 5 May/June 2017

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Arlidge, Eady & Smith on Contempt

Edited by: Patricia Londono, David Eady, A.T.H. Smith, Rt. Hon Lord Eassie
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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Elliott & Quinn: English Legal System 2016/17 isbn 9781292089140

Elliott & Quinn: English Legal System 2015/16

ISBN13: 9781292076737
New Edition ISBN: 9781292089140
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781292015804
Published: May 2015
Publisher: Pearson Education Ltd
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

The 16th edition of Elliott and Quinn’s market-leading English Legal System continues to provide a complete and lively guide to the intricacies of the legal system in England and Wales.

Highly regarded for its accuracy, analysis and engaging style, English Legal System is a firm favourite amongst students who rely on this trusted text.

From how the law is made to understanding concepts of law, the authors explore all areas of the English Legal System to provide a clear appreciation of the subject with their signature style and clarity.

English Legal System
Guided Tour
Table of cases
Table of statutes
Table of Statutory materials
Cases, law reports and case references: a guide
Part 1 Sources of Law
1. Case Law
2. Statute Law
3. Statutory interpretation
4. Delegated legislation
5. European law
6. Custom
7. Equity
8. Treaties
9. Law Reform
Part 2 People working in the legal system
10. The judges
11. The legal professions
12. The jury
13. Magistrates
14. Administration of justice
Part 3 Human Rights
15. Introduction to human rights
16. Remedies for infringement of human rights
Part 4 Dispute resolution
17. Paying for legal services
18. The police
19. The criminal trial process
20. Sentencing
21. Young offenders
22. The civil justice system
23. Tribunals
24. Appeals and judicial review
25. Alternative methods of dispute resolution
Part 5 Concepts of Law
26. Law and rules
27. Law and morals
28. Law and justice
Appendix: Answering examination questions
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