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Learning Legal Rules James Holland (Professor Emeritus, Professor Emeritus, Bristol Law School, University of the West of England)

Learning Legal Rules By James Holland (Professor Emeritus, Professor Emeritus, Bristol Law School, University of the West of England)

Summary

Learning Legal Rules introduces law students to the techniques of legal analysis and argument, equipping them with the knowledge and reasoning skills needed for effective study and practice of law. The text has been used in common law countries around the world as a leading legal method guide for over twenty years.

Learning Legal Rules Summary

Learning Legal Rules: A Students' Guide to Legal Method and Reasoning by James Holland (Professor Emeritus, Professor Emeritus, Bristol Law School, University of the West of England)

Written by leading authors with extensive experience in both teaching and practice, this established and trusted title equips the student with all the techniques of legal research, analysis, and argument they will need for their law course and beyond. Holland & Webb take an engaging and practical approach with examples and exercises throughout which allow students to develop their knowledge and their reasoning skills making this an ideal text for first year students. Digital formats and resources Learning Legal Rules is available for students and institutions to purchase in a variety of formats, and is supported by online resources. - The e-book offers a mobile experience and convenient access along with functionality tools, navigation features and links that offer extra learning support: www.oxfordtextbooks.co.uk/ebooks - The book is supported by online resources complete with 200 multiple choice questions with feedback for students.

About James Holland (Professor Emeritus, Professor Emeritus, Bristol Law School, University of the West of England)

James Holland is a Barrister and Professor Emeritus at Bristol Law School, the University of the West of England. Julian Webb is Professor of Law at Melbourne Law School. He is also Honorary Professor of Law at the University of Exeter and Visiting Professor at the University of Derby.

Table of Contents

1: Understanding the law 2: Finding the law 3: Reading the law 4: From reading to writing 5: Constructing the legal argument 6: The doctrine of judicial precedent 7: How precedent operates: ratio decidendi and obiter dictum 8: Making sense of statutes 9: Interpreting statutes 10: 'Bringing rights home': legal method and convention rights 11: European legal method

Additional information

GOR010206248
9780198799900
019879990X
Learning Legal Rules: A Students' Guide to Legal Method and Reasoning by James Holland (Professor Emeritus, Professor Emeritus, Bristol Law School, University of the West of England)
Used - Like New
Paperback
Oxford University Press
20190805
416
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The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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