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The Resource English legal system in context, Fiona Cownie, Anthony Bradney, Mandy Burton

English legal system in context, Fiona Cownie, Anthony Bradney, Mandy Burton

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English legal system in context
Title
English legal system in context
Statement of responsibility
Fiona Cownie, Anthony Bradney, Mandy Burton
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
English Legal System in Context takes a unique and highly praised analytical approach to the subject of the English Legal System. Frequent examples are incorporated throughout the text, illustrating the link between theory and practice, while the concise and engaging style enables students to have an excellent understanding of the subject as a whole. A wide range of traditional core areas are covered in the text, such as the courts, case law, legal professionals and civil and criminal proceedings. However, the authors also discuss areas such as the role of private policing and the work of non-police agencies, giving students a balanced overview of the subject area. Additionally, the text provides a wealth of references for students who want to gain a deeper understanding of the legal system. With a clear and logical structure, this perceptive and wide ranging text provides a unique introduction to the English Legal System--
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Cownie, Fiona
Dewey number
349.42
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Bradney, Anthony
  • Burton, Mandy
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  • Procedure (Law)
  • Procedure (Law)
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English legal system in context, Fiona Cownie, Anthony Bradney, Mandy Burton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. What is 'the English legal system'? -- 2. The significance of courts -- 3. Courts in 'the English legal system' -- 4. Tribunals -- 5. English legal reasoning -- the use of case law -- 6. English legal reasoning -- reading statutes -- 7. The university law school and law students -- 8. Solicitors and barristers -- 9. Judges and judging -- 10. The civil court in action -- 11. Alternative dispute resolution -- 12. Private security and other non-police agencies -- 13. The public police -- uncovering crime and powers of stop and search -- 14. Arrest and detention -- 15. Prosecutions -- 16. The magistrates' court -- 17. The Crown Court
Control code
FIEb17364024
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
xxviii, 399 pages
Isbn
9780199656561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (Uk)016279747
  • (StEdALDL)1/2956006
  • (OCoLC)828415670
Label
English legal system in context, Fiona Cownie, Anthony Bradney, Mandy Burton
Publication
Note
Previous edition: 2010
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. What is 'the English legal system'? -- 2. The significance of courts -- 3. Courts in 'the English legal system' -- 4. Tribunals -- 5. English legal reasoning -- the use of case law -- 6. English legal reasoning -- reading statutes -- 7. The university law school and law students -- 8. Solicitors and barristers -- 9. Judges and judging -- 10. The civil court in action -- 11. Alternative dispute resolution -- 12. Private security and other non-police agencies -- 13. The public police -- uncovering crime and powers of stop and search -- 14. Arrest and detention -- 15. Prosecutions -- 16. The magistrates' court -- 17. The Crown Court
Control code
FIEb17364024
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Sixth edition.
Extent
xxviii, 399 pages
Isbn
9780199656561
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
System control number
  • (Uk)016279747
  • (StEdALDL)1/2956006
  • (OCoLC)828415670

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