An Introduction to the American Legal System, Second Edition / Edition 2

An Introduction to the American Legal System, Second Edition / Edition 2

by John M. Scheb, John M. Scheb II
     
 

The Second Edition of this successful text, An Introduction to the American Legal System, continues to offer an accessible, practical overview of the American Legal System. It introduces students to legal concepts, procedures, and principles while
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The Second Edition of this successful text, An Introduction to the American Legal System, continues to offer an accessible, practical overview of the American Legal System. It introduces students to legal concepts, procedures, and principles while

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780735579255
Publisher:
Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
Publication date:
07/31/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
516
Product dimensions:
8.10(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Foundations of the Legal System

1. Development of American Law
2. Structures of American Law

Part II: The Substance of the Law

3. Constitutional Law
4. Criminal Law
5. Torts
6. Property Law
7. Contracts and Business Law
8. Family Law

Part II: The Legal Process

9. Civil Procedure, Evidence and the Appellate Process
10. Criminal Procedure

Part IV: Legislative and Administrative Developments in the Law

11. Legislation
12. Administrative Law and Procedure

Appendix A: The Constitution of the United States of America
Appendix B: Glossary of Legal Terms

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