How to Study Law (7th Revised edition)

How to Study Law (7th Revised edition)

By: Professor J. Masson (author), Professor F. Cownie (author), Anthony Bradney (author)Paperback

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How to Study Law equips new law students with the vital foundation skills for the successful study of law. It introduces students to the system and sources of English law, and goes on to demonstrate how to find, read and analyse a variety of legal materials - cases, statutes, articles and research reports - in print and online, using original sources. Diagrams, worked examples and practical exercises allow students to practice and test their new skills.

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PART 1: 1 Sources of the Law; 2 Divisions of Law; 3 Law and its Social Context; PART 2: 4 Finding Cases and Statutes; 5 Reading Cases and Statutes; 6 Legal Reasoning in Judgments; 7 Statutory Interpretation; 8 Reading Research Materials; 9 Studying at University; Appendices

Product Details

  • publication date: 17/06/2014
  • ISBN13: 9780414033627
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 196
  • ID: 9780414033627
  • ISBN10: 0414033620
  • edition: 7th Revised edition

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