Australian Essential Contract Law / Edition 3

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The law of contract is of crucial importance in the legal management of transactions and obligations in our economic system. Authored by two experienced lecturers with extensive knowledge of the field, this book covers the broad topic areas referred to in the 'Priestley II' prescription for 'Contracts'. Recently revised and illustrated with up-to-date case examples from Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States of America, the third edition presents a coherent review of recent developments and cases in contract law. This book provides a clear and concise introductory guide to the key elements of contract law and will be an invaluable resource for undergraduate law students and any students studying law as part of their course.

About the Author:
Geoff Monahan, is Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney

About the Author:
Susan Carr-Gregg, is Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781876905316
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 5/1/2005
  • Series: Australian Essential Series
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 200
  • Product dimensions: 5.80 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface     v
Table of Cases     ix
Introduction     1
Agreement     5
Intention     17
Consideration     21
Writing     33
Contents     39
Parties     63
Mistake     73
Misrepresentation     89
Unconscionability     105
Illegality     119
Discharge     139
Remedies     159
Index     171
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