The Law of Torts: Examples & Explanations, Second Edition by Joseph W. Glannon, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
The Law of Torts: Examples & Explanations, Second Edition

The Law of Torts: Examples & Explanations, Second Edition

by Joseph W. Glannon
     
 

The new edition of the number one study aid in Torts gives students even more assistance while continuing to uphold the standard of quality applauded by instructors nationwide. THE LAW OF TORTS: Examples & Explanations, Second Edition, provides the same kind of clear and engaging introductions to essential principles that made its predecessor such

Overview

The new edition of the number one study aid in Torts gives students even more assistance while continuing to uphold the standard of quality applauded by instructors nationwide. THE LAW OF TORTS: Examples & Explanations, Second Edition, provides the same kind of clear and engaging introductions to essential principles that made its predecessor such a lifesaver for first-year students.

This paperback study guide demystifies the field through:

  • The recognized teaching skills of its author - Joseph Glannon's best-selling CIVIL PROCEDURE: Examples & Explanations established the style of this series and secured his reputation among students as the author who makes complicated subjects understandable.
  • a uniquely entertaining, conversational style
  • coverage that parallels the standard casebook: intentional torts, negligence, causation, duty, damages, liability of multiple defendants, and the effect of the plaintiff's conduct
  • extraordinarily well-crafted examples that apply legal concepts to particular fact situations
  • a 'one-step-at-a-time' approach that begins with the basics and gradually builds students' analytical skills, knowledge, and confidence

    Significant changes for the Second Edition include:

  • a brand-new, three-chapter section on Taking a Torts Essay Exam that addresses potential pitfalls and includes guidance, tips, sample exam questions and answers
  • an expanded discussion of causation for greater clarity and accessibility
  • new citations reflecting the most current law
  • new examples and explanations throughout the text

    Help students enhance their understanding of Torts with THE LAW OF TORTS: Examples & Explanations, Second Edition.

    Recommend it to your students today!

    Also by Glannon: Civil Procedure: Examples & Explanations

    And don't forget Glannon's popular audio program: Fireside Civil Procedure: An Audio Companion

  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780735511910
    Publisher:
    Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
    Publication date:
    01/01/2000
    Series:
    Examples and Explanations Series
    Edition description:
    Older Edition
    Pages:
    620
    Product dimensions:
    7.16(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.63(d)

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