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Published: 29 June 2006

360 Pages


ISBN: 9780199287611

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Contract Law

Themes for the Twenty-First Century

Second Edition

Roger Brownsword

  • Provides a clear exposition for students seeking an overview of the principal themes of the law of contract
  • This accessible volume brings Professor Brownsword's expert commentary to a wider readership
  • Fully updated and revised to include up-to-date cases and issues, including the Europeanization of contract law and the Great Peace Shipping case, making it an ideal supplementary text for undergraduate students
  • Includes a discussion of a range of classical and modern influences over the current law, which provides a contextual background to inform students' studies

New to this Edition:

  • An introductory chapter and conclusion have been added to make the text more accessible to its student readership
  • Includes discussion of recent cases/legislation such as the Great Peace Shipping case and the Human Rights Act, making it an ideal up-to-date supplementary text for undergraduates
  • The issue of contextual interpretation is addressed, together with a discussion on the Europeanization of contract law, which further broadens its appeal across different contract courses

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