Tort: The Law of Tort (Common Law Series)

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Third Edition, December 2014

The law of tort occupies a central position in defining the legal obligations between individuals not to cause each other harm or injury. For academics it is a crucial area of study and for practitioners it is an essential area of knowledge.

This title covers the general principles of tortious liability and a wide range of specific torts. It provides an accessible, comprehensive and authoritative account of the law as it is and how it is likely to develop.

An indispensable reference which will broaden the practitioner’s understanding and knowledge of what is a fast-moving and complex area of law.

This essential text forms part of the respected Butterworths Common Law Series.