Construction Contracts / Edition 3

Construction Contracts / Edition 3

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by Jimmie Hinze, Hinze Jimmie
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073397857

ISBN-13: 9780073397856

Pub. Date: 09/10/2010

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education

Construction Contracts 3e was written to serve as a learning tool and reference guide. The fundamentals of contract law are presented, along with an in-depth treatment of the construction topics which most frequently result in litigation illustrated by example cases. In addition the author provides an overview of other important construction-related topics,

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Construction Contracts 3e was written to serve as a learning tool and reference guide. The fundamentals of contract law are presented, along with an in-depth treatment of the construction topics which most frequently result in litigation illustrated by example cases. In addition the author provides an overview of other important construction-related topics, including the procurement process for construction contracts, methods of dispute resolution, surety bonds, construction insurance, construction safety, and construction labor laws. The book is of a managable size for a one-semester course and suitable for undergraduate or graduate construction or architecture students.

The 3rd edition incorporates many changes in construction law, regulation, and practice that have occurred during the past decade.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073397856
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
09/10/2010
Edition description:
List
Pages:
560
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Description of the Construction Industry1
2Construction Contracting Methods11
3The Nature of Contracts19
4Issues Concerning Real Property30
5Agents46
6Forms of Organizations55
7Contract Disputes and Torts68
8Surety Bonds74
9Acquiring Contractor Services93
10Construction Contract Documents120
11Unit Price, Cost-Plus, and Lump Sum Contracts138
12Changes147
13Changed Conditions157
14Matters of Time166
15Payments194
16Warranty202
17Construction Insurance210
18Subcontractors and Subcontracts234
19International Construction Contracts262
20Methods of Dispute Resolution271
21Professional Ethics293
22Construction Safety308
23Labor Relations in Construction318
Glossary329
Appendix337
Answers to Selected Review Questions377
Index431

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