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Street on torts

Murphy, John, 1965-

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  • Creator John Murphy
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication 12 edition. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2007] ©2007
  • Physical Details
    • lvii, 705 pages ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 0199291667, 9780199291663
  • OCLC ocm71346799

Notes

  • Previous eds. published as: The law of torts / Margaret Brazier, John Murphy.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Overview of the law of torts -- Duty of care I : foundational principles -- Duty of care II: recognized harm -- Breach of duty -- Causation and remoteness -- Defences to negligence -- Liability for defective premises and structures -- Trespass to the person and related torts -- Wrongful interference with goods -- Trespass to land -- Defences to intentional torts against the person or property -- Interference with economic and intellectual property interests : background issues -- False representations -- The economic torts and associated causes of action -- Misuse of private information -- Product liability -- Nuisance -- The rule in Rylands v fletcher -- Animals -- Breach of statutory duty -- Defamation : foundational principles -- Defences and remedies in defamation -- Misuse of process -- Vicarious liability -- Capacity and parties -- Remedies in tort : basic principles -- Principles of compensation for personal injuries and associated losses