Product details

Publisher: 
Carswell
Practice area: 
Legal research & writing
Jurisdiction: 
General
Publication date: 
2016-04-04
ISBN: 
9780779871865
Carswell

Introduction to the Study of Law, 8th Edition HC

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Introduction to the Study of Law, Eighth Edition is the perfect resource for insight and perspective as this book presents the fundamentals of formal legal study by introducing the reader to legal problem solving and providing an understanding of the language of law. It also surveys the structure of the legal system in Canada, the sources of our laws, and the distinction between public and private law. This new edition has been brought fully up-to-date to take account of changes in the court structure and in the administration of the profession.

The author addresses developing issues such as specialization in the legal profession and contingent fees. References are also included to recent judicial decisions and to recent academic writing. Whether researching law as a career, familiarizing yourself with the role of lawyers, or looking for a concise explanation of the Canadian legal system, this book is a must-have for law practitioners.

Inside youll find details on:

  • Legal education
  • The language of the law
  • Analyzing legal problems
  • Public law, and more
Carswell

Introduction to the Study of Law, 8th Edition HC

Availability: In Stock

Description

Introduction to the Study of Law, Eighth Edition is the perfect resource for insight and perspective as this book presents the fundamentals of formal legal study by introducing the reader to legal problem solving and providing an understanding of the language of law. It also surveys the structure of the legal system in Canada, the sources of our laws, and the distinction between public and private law. This new edition has been brought fully up-to-date to take account of changes in the court structure and in the administration of the profession.

The author addresses developing issues such as specialization in the legal profession and contingent fees. References are also included to recent judicial decisions and to recent academic writing. Whether researching law as a career, familiarizing yourself with the role of lawyers, or looking for a concise explanation of the Canadian legal system, this book is a must-have for law practitioners.

Inside youll find details on:

  • Legal education
  • The language of the law
  • Analyzing legal problems
  • Public law, and more