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The forms and functions of tort law, by Kenneth S. Abraham, David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Virginia

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The forms and functions of tort law
Title
The forms and functions of tort law
Statement of responsibility
by Kenneth S. Abraham, David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Virginia
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Kenneth S. Abraham teaches at the University of Virginia Law School. He is one? of the.? nation's leading tort law scholars and teachers, and has won awards both for his teaching and for his contributions to the fields of tort and insurance law. Book jacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abraham, Kenneth S.
Index
index present
LC call number
KF1250.Z9
LC item number
A27 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Concepts and insights series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Torts
  • Damages
  • Liability (Law)
  • Damages
  • Liability (Law)
  • Torts
  • United States
Label
The forms and functions of tort law, by Kenneth S. Abraham, David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Virginia
Instantiates
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Defenses based on plaintiff's conduct
  • Strict liability and nuisance
  • Products liability
  • Damages
  • Affirmative and limited duties
  • Insurance, tort reform, and no-fault systems
  • Reputational and dignitary harms: defamation and invasion of privacy
  • Economic harms : misrepresentation and interference with contract or prospective contractual advantage
  • The
  • Nature and functions of tort law
  • Intentional physical and emotional harm
  • Negligence standard
  • Proof of negligence
  • Cause-in-fact
  • The
  • Scope of liability: proximate cause
Control code
780180643
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
ix, 335 pages
Isbn
9781609300531
Lccn
2012419084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)780180643
Label
The forms and functions of tort law, by Kenneth S. Abraham, David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law, University of Virginia
Publication
Contributor
Donor
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Defenses based on plaintiff's conduct
  • Strict liability and nuisance
  • Products liability
  • Damages
  • Affirmative and limited duties
  • Insurance, tort reform, and no-fault systems
  • Reputational and dignitary harms: defamation and invasion of privacy
  • Economic harms : misrepresentation and interference with contract or prospective contractual advantage
  • The
  • Nature and functions of tort law
  • Intentional physical and emotional harm
  • Negligence standard
  • Proof of negligence
  • Cause-in-fact
  • The
  • Scope of liability: proximate cause
Control code
780180643
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Fourth edition
Extent
ix, 335 pages
Isbn
9781609300531
Lccn
2012419084
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)780180643

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