Written by a leading author and lecturer with over thirty years experience teaching and examining contract law, The Modern Law of Contract continues to equip students with a clear and logical introduction to contract law.
Exploring all of the recent developments and case decisions in the field of contract law, it combines a meticulous examination of authorities and commentaries with a modern contextual approach. An ideal accessible introduction to contract law for students coming to legal study for the first time, this leading textbook offers straight-forward explanations of all of the topics found on an undergraduate or GDL contract law module. At the same time, coverage of a variety of theoretical approaches: economic, sociological and empirical encourages reflective thought and critical analysis.
New features include:
boxed chapter summaries, which help to consolidate learning and understanding
additional 'For thought' think points throughout the text where students are asked to consider 'what if' scenarios
new diagrams to illustrate principles and facilitate the understanding of concepts and interrelationships
new Key Case close-ups designed to help students identify key cases within contract law and improve their understanding of the facts and context of each case
a Companion Website with half-yearly updates; chapter-by-chapter Multiple Choice Questions; a Flashcard glossary; contract law skills advice; PowerPoint slides of the diagrams within the book; and sample essay questions
new, attractive two-colour text design to improve presentation and help consolidate learning.
Clearly written and easy to use, this book enables undergraduate students of contract law to fully engage with the topic and gain a profound understanding of this pivotal area.