The sixth edition of this celebrated book brings together a selection of carefully chosen extracts from cases and materials with insightful author text.
Each section begins with a clear overview of the law, followed by illustrating extracts from case law and from government reports and scholarly literature, which are supported by the authors' expert explanation and analysis.
Opportunities for further research are highlighted by the many suggestions for additional readings that are woven throughout the text. This approach enables students to gain a rich and contextual understanding of the law of tort.
Mark Lunney is Professor in the School of Law, University of New England in New South Wales Donal Nolan is Professor of Private Law, University of Oxford; Francis Reynolds and Clarendon Fellow and Tutor in Law, Worcester College, Oxford Ken Oliphant is Director of the Institute for European Tort Law at the Austrain Academy of Sciences in Vienna, and Professor of Tort Law at the University of Bristol.