Law of Torts

ISBN-10: 0735511918

ISBN-13: 9780735511910

Edition: 2nd 2000 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)

Authors: Joseph W. Glannon

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These distinctive characteristics earned the book its reputation for effectiveness: - highly respected author, whose best-selling Civil Procedure: Examples & Explanations has been a lifesaver for first-year students- uniquely entertaining writing style that captures and holds student interest- coverage of the standard topics from most Torts courses -- intentional torts, negligence, causation, duty, damages, liability of multiple defendants, and the effect of the plaintiff's conduct- three-chapter section on Taking a Torts Essay Exam supplies guidance, tips, and sample exam questions and answersThe Third Edition introduces important material: - two new chapters on Products Liability, one on theories of recovery in strict products liability cases and one on common defenses to strict products liability claims- completely updated text, with citations reflecting the most current law
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List price: $35.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date: 1/5/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 620
Size: 7.00" wide x 10.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 2.2
Language: English

Special Notice
Intentional Torts
Fundamental Protections: The Tort of Battery
The Action for Assault: A Tort Ahead of Its Time
The Far Side of the Coin: Classic Defenses to Intentional Torts
The Concept of Negligence
That Odious Character: The Reasonable Person
Borrowing Standards of Care: Violation of Statute as Negligence
A Phrase in Latin: Res Ipsa Loquitur
The Causation Enigma
Reconstructing History: Determining "Cause in Fact"
Risks Reconsidered: Complex Issues in Establishing Factual Cause
Drawing a Line Somewhere: Proximate Cause
The Duty Element
The Elusive Element of Duty: Two Principles in Search of an Exception
Vicarious Displeasure: Claims for Indirect Infliction of Emotional Distress and Loss of Consortium
Caveat Actor: Strict Liability for Abnormally Dangerous Activities
Strict Products Liability: Basic Theories of Recovery
More Products Liability: Common "Defenses" to Strict Products Liability Claims
Damages for Personal Injury
Personal Injury Damages: The Elements of Compensation
Astrological Calculations: Valuing Future Damages
Compensating Somebody: Wrongful Death and Survival Actions
Interlude: Analyzing a Personal Injury Case
Some Legal Anatomy: Thinking Like a Tort Lawyer
Liability of Multiple Defendants
Joint and Several Liability: The Classic Rules
Honor Among Thieves: Basic Principles of Contribution
Please Pass the Liability: Respondeat Superior and Nondelegable Duties
The Effect of Plaintiff's Conduct
The Once and Future Defense: Assumption of the Risk
Casting the Second Stone: Comparative Negligence
The Fracturing of the Common Law: Loss Allocation in the Comparative Negligence Era
Taking a Torts Essay Exam
The Pot at the End of the Rainbow: Analyzing Torts Issues on an Essay Exam
Dandelions in the Bluebook Garden: Six Classic Exam Writing Mistakes
Practice Makes Perfect: Examples and Explanations
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