Phipson: On Evidence


The 14th edition of this standard work which provides a comprehensive treatment of all aspects of the law of evidence.
Read More Show Less
... See more details below
This Hardcover is Not Available through
Sending request ...


The 14th edition of this standard work which provides a comprehensive treatment of all aspects of the law of evidence.
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780421385900
  • Publisher: Sweet & Maxwell, Ltd.
  • Publication date: 8/23/1990
  • Series: Common Law Library Series
  • Pages: 1500

Table of Contents

Matters of which evidence is unnecessary (2)
the defining of the issues (3)
burden and standard of proof (4)
presumptions (41.2)
estoppels (41.3)
relevance, admissibility and weight (5, 6, 9.1, 41.1)
process (30)
competence and compellability, oath and affirmaion (31)
evidence before trial (33.1, 34)
rules of evidence relating to the course of a trial I (33)
rules of evidence relating to the course of a trail II (33)
evidence after tiral (34)
corroboration (32)
identity/identification (1.2, 27.2, 10, 32)
states of mind (7.2, 9.9, 11)
similar facts, relevance of previous and subsequent facts (9.2, 9.5, 9.7, 9.10-9.11, 10, 12)
character (13)
public policy (14)
privilege (15, 19)
the rule against hearsay (16)
civil evidence act 1968 (17)
criminal proceedings and the hearsay rule (12, 18, 29.7)
admissions (19, 20)
agency (8)
statements in the presence of and documents in the possession of a party (21)
confessions (22)
judicial discretion (new + 22)
Res Gestae (7.1, 23)
statements by deceased persons (24)
statements in public documents (9.8, 25, 26)
evidence of opinion
judgments and estoppel by judgment
probates etc (29)
authorship and execution (35)
exclusion of extrinsic evidence to vary (37, 38)
admission of extrinsic evidence to vary (39, 40).
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)