eBook The Modern Law of Contract, 10th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1135084025
  • ISBN-13: 9781135084028
  • DDC: 346.4202
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 584 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released September 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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The Modern Law of Contract is a clear and logical introductory textbook, written by a leading author and lecturer with over thirty years teaching and examining experience. Offering a carefully tailored overview of all key topics for LLB and GDL courses, this tenth edition has been thoroughly updated and presents learning features that will help students. Clearly written and easy to use, The Modern Law of Contract enables undergraduate students of contract law to fully engage with the topic and gain a profound understanding of this fundamental area.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Detailed contents.
Guide to Using the Book.
Guide to the Companion Website.
Table of Cases.
Table of Legislation.
Table of International Instruments.
1: Introduction.
2: Forming the Agreement.
3: Consideration and Other Tests of Enforceability.
4: Intention to Create Legal Relations.
5: Privity.
6: The Contents of the Contract.
7: Clauses Excluding or Limiting Liability.
8: Misrepresentation.
9: Mistake.
10: Duress.
11: Undue Influence.
12: Illegality and Public Policy.
13: Frustration.
14: Discharge by Performance or Breach.
15: Remedies.