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Vol 24 No 11 Nov/Dec 2019

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Nowaks CCPR Commentary: U.N. International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

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Slapper & Kelly's The English Legal System 19th ed


ISBN13: 9780367139476
Previous Edition ISBN: 9781138284470
To be Published: April 2020
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £32.99



Slapper and Kelly’s The English Legal System explains and critically assesses how our law is made and applied. Trusted by generations of academics and students, this authoritative textbook clearly describes the legal rules of England and Wales and their collective influence as a sociocultural institution. This latest edition has been extensively restructured and updated, providing up-to-date and reliable analysis of recent developments which impact on the legal system in England and Wales.

Key learning features include:

  • useful chapter summaries which act as a good check point for students
  • ‘food for thought’ questions at the end of each chapter to prompt critical thinking and reflection
  • sources for further reading and suggested websites at the end of each chapter to point students towards further learning pathways
  • an online skills network including how tos, practical examples, tips, advice and interactive examples of English law in action

Relied upon by generations of students, this book is a permanent fixture in this ever-evolving subject.

Subjects:
English Legal System
Contents:
1. Law and Legal Study
2. The Rule of Law and Human Rights
3. Sources of Law: Legislation
4. Sources of Law: Case Law
5. Sources of Law: The European Context
6. The Civil Courts
7. The Civil Process
8. Family Law and Courts
9. The Criminal Courts
10. The Criminal Process: (1) The Investigation of Crime
11. The Criminal Process: (2) The Prosecution
12. The Judiciary
13. Judicial Reasoning and Politics
14. The Jury
15. Arbitration, Tribunal Adjudication and Alternative Dispute Resolution
16. Legal Services
17. The Funding of Legal Services