An easy-to-read guide that helps law students consolidate their understanding of torts and prepare for exams and assignments.
Q&A Torts provides a brief introduction to core areas of tort law and then poses a series of questions and answers to provide opportunities for students to practice answering questions. The work also outlines key issues, makes suggestions for further reading and provides examples of common pitfalls that students of tort law may encounter.
Since 2001 Q&A Torts has been helping students use legal material to answer tutorial, exam and practical questions with clarity and brevity. Q&A Torts is an invaluable aid for the efficient and successful study of law.
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Table of contents
Chapter 1 – Introduction to Torts
Chapter 2 – Advice on Exams
Chapter 3 – Accident Compensation
Chapter 4 – Trespass to persons – assault, battery and false imprisonment
Chapter 5 – Land-based torts
Chapter 6 – Negligence
Chapter 7 – Advanced negligence – nervous shock, negligent misstatement and government liability
Chapter 8 – Defamation
Chapter 9 – Privacy and Intentional infliction of emotional harm