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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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The English Legal System 8th ed isbn 9781471879159

The English Legal System 7th ed

ISBN13: 9781444183061
New Edition ISBN: 9781471879159
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781444107586
Published: April 2013
Publisher: Routledge
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

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This brand new edition of our bestselling and respected introductory textbook is an authoritative and reliable resource that will support the teaching and learning of a number of intermediate law courses.

The English Legal System, 7th edition, is especially useful for A level students following OCR or WJEC Law, covering all the necessary topics and highlighting links to these specifications. The breadth of coverage ensures that students can push for the best grades.

The text also supports a range of other courses including ILEX, Access to HE, paralegal courses, international foundation programme, BTEC in Applied Law, law courses for non-law students in business, accountancy and public services, as well as being an introductory text for Foundation Degree and LLB programmes.

Jacqueline Martin's bestselling book has helped over 100,000 students to enjoy and be successful in studying Law. This full colour book uses diagrams, charts and activities throughout to clarify difficult concepts and to help readers remember the key information for exams.

English Legal System
Table of Acts of Parliament
Table of cases
Chapter 1 The rule of law
Chapter 2 The development of law
Chapter 3 Judicial precedent
Chapter 4 Acts of Parliament
Chapter 5 Delegated legislation
Chapter 6 European law
Chapter 7 Statutory interpretation
Chapter 8 Law reform
Chapter 9 Civil cases
Chapter 10 Alternative methods of dispute resolution
Chapter 11 Crime and police investigations
Chapter 12 Pre-trial procedure in criminal cases
Chapter 13 Criminal courts
Chapter 14 Sentencing
Chapter 15 The legal profession
Chapter 16 The judiciary
Chapter 17 Magistrates
Chapter 18 Juries
Chapter 19 Legal aid and advice
Chapter 20 Human rights
Appendix 1 Hints on some of the activities
Appendix 2 Glossary of Latin terms
Appendix 3 Tips on exam success