Concise and engaging, this book provides students of law with the fundamental knowledge, skills and techniques required to succeed on their course. Essential reading for both specialists and students on inter-disciplinary courses, the new edition incorporates changes resulting from the Treaty of Lisbon and the creation of the Supreme Court.
SIMON ASKEY is Deputy Director and Head of the Undergraduate Laws Programme within the University of London's International Programme, UK. He is currently a Visiting Lecturer in the Law of Torts at both Hong Kong University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China. IAN MCLEOD is Visiting Professor of Law at the University of Stirling, UK. He is the author of Legal Method, Legal Theory and Key Concepts in Law, all published by Palgrave Macmillan.
Table of Contents
Preface Studying Law: What's It All About? The Sources of English Law The Constitutional Context of English Law The Jurisdictions of the Principal Courts The Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms Finding and Citing the Sources of Law Legal Method Reading Law Reports and Statutes Written English Answering Essay Questions Answering Problem Questions Oral Skills Appendix 1: Extracts from the European Convention on the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms Appendix 2: Law Reports ad Journals: Some Useful References Index
Studying Law by Simon Askey
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