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

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

Label
The forms and functions of tort law
Title
The forms and functions of tort law
Statement of responsibility
Kenneth S. Abraham, David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law University of Virginia
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Has edition
Cataloging source
LMUDL
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abraham, Kenneth S.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Concepts and Insights Series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Torts
  • Damages
  • Liability (Law)
Label
The forms and functions of tort law, Kenneth S. Abraham, David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law University of Virginia
Instantiates
Publication
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
  • 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
  • The negligence standard
  • Proof of negligence
  • Cause-in-fact
  • The scope of liability: proximate cause
  • Defenses based on plaintiff's conduct
  • Strict liability
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
xii, 331 pages
Isbn
9781634594516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)978295666
  • 9865052
Label
The forms and functions of tort law, Kenneth S. Abraham, David and Mary Harrison Distinguished Professor of Law University of Virginia
Publication
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
  • 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
  • The negligence standard
  • Proof of negligence
  • Cause-in-fact
  • The scope of liability: proximate cause
  • Defenses based on plaintiff's conduct
  • Strict liability
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
xii, 331 pages
Isbn
9781634594516
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)978295666
  • 9865052

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