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philosophy of tort law

Izhak Englard

philosophy of tort law

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Published by Dartmouth in Aldershot, Brookfield USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Torts.,
  • Liability (Law),
  • Law -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementIzhak Englard.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsK923 .E54 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 254 p. ;
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1725000M
    ISBN 101855211092
    LC Control Number92028725

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In eight essays commissioned for this volume, philosophy of tort law book legal theorists examine the philosophical foundations of tort law. This collection will be of interest to professionals and advanced students working in philosophy of law, social theory, political theory, and law, as well as anyone seeking a better understanding of tort by: This article explains the way tort law brings the fundamental questions together.

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Tort is a branch of private law. The other main branches are contract, property, and restitution (sometimes known as unjust enrichment). Section 1 offers a brief overview of tort law and tort theory. Section 2 discusses economic analysis, which is the historically dominant tort theory and the primary foil for philosophical perspectives on tort law.

Books shelved as philosophy-of-law: The Concept of Law by H.L.A. Hart, The Authority of Law by Joseph Raz, Natural Law and Natural Rights by John Finnis.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: "Dartmouth series in applied legal philosophy"--Ser. philosophy of tort law book pref. Description: ix, pages ; 24 cm.

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In eight essays commissioned for this volume, leading legal theorists examine the philosophical foundations of tort law. This collection will be of interest to professionals and advanced students working in philosophy of law, social theory, political theory, and law, as well as anyone seeking a better understanding of tort law.

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Not every essay, not every part of every essay, but enough of the essays and their parts. Tort law offers a complex set of rules to answer this question, but up to philosophy of tort law book philosophers have offered little by way of analysis of these rules. In eight essays commissioned for this volume, leading legal theorists examine the philosophical foundations of tort law.

Philosophers of law philosophy of tort law book also concerned with a variety of philosophical problems that arise in particular legal subjects, such as constitutional law, Contract law, Criminal law, and Tort law.

Thus, philosophy of law addresses such diverse topics as theories of contract law, theories of criminal punishment, theories of tort liability, and the. Summary This chapter contains section titled: Pushed by Problems in Law and Policy The Nature of the Criminal Law Jurisprudence and Legal Theory Moral and Political Philosophy Conclusion References Philosophy of Tort Law - The Blackwell Guide to the Philosophy of Law and Legal Theory - Wiley Online LibraryAuthor: Benjamin C.

Zipursky. Tort law and tort theory: preliminary reflections on method Jules Coleman; 6. Corrective justice in an age of mass torts Arthur Ripstein and Benjamin C.

Zipursky; 7. Economics, moral philosophy and the positive analysis of tort law Mark Geistfeld; 8. PHILOSOPHY OF TORT LAW activities annoying, or is the defendant committing an enjoinable nuisance. philosophy of tort law book Is the plaintiff's injury hers to deal with, or is it one for which defendant is responsible and so liable in damages' In each case, the question of remedy may be foremost in the minds of the parties.

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Proof of Causation in Tort Law provides a critical, comparative and theoretical analysis of the general proof rules of causation underlying the tort laws of England, Germany and France, as well as the exceptional departures from these rules which each system has by: 5.

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Contemporary philosophy and tort law have enjoyed a happy union at least since the publication of H.L.A. Hart and Tony Honoré’s Causation in the Law inand the relationship has never been better.

Tort theory today is an exceptionally active and wide-ranging branch of legal philosophy. This volume of nineteen original chapters showcases the latest work by. Philosophy and the Law of Torts When accidents occur and people suffer injuries, who ought to bear the loss.

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This chapter is concerned with the common law, but it has a Roman beginning. By starting from the Roman analysis in which it had its origin, one can most easily set out the common law classification in which civil wrongs, or torts, form one important category. The concept of a civil wrong cannot be investigated other than in the context of that classification.

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The significance of doing and suffering Martin Stone; 5. Tort law and tort theory: preliminary reflections on method Jules Coleman; 6. Corrective justice in an age of mass torts Arthur Ripstein and Benjamin C.

Zipursky; 7. Economics, moral philosophy and the positive analysis of tort law Mark Geistfeld; /5(4). Contemporary philosophy and tort law have long enjoyed a happy union. Tort theory today is an exceptionally active and wide ranging field within legal philosophy.

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The law of torts, a treatise on the principles of obligations arising from civil wrongs in the common law. This note covers the following topics: The nature op tort in general, principles of liability, persons affected by torts, general exceptions, of remedies for torts, personal wrongs, defamation, wrongs or fraud and malice, wrongs to possession and property, nuisance, negligence, duties.

John Goldberg, an expert in tort law, tort theory, and political philosophy, joined the Law School faculty in From until then, he was a faculty member of Vanderbilt Law School, where he served as Associate Dean for Research ().

Tort, in common law, civil law, and the vast majority of legal systems that derive from them, any instance of harmful behaviour, such as physical attack on one’s person or interference with one’s possessions or with the use and enjoyment of one’s land, economic interests (under certain conditions), honour, reputation, and term derives from Latin tortum, meaning.

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instead, decisions are grounded on inter alia liability rules and doctrine more generally; rights in spirit but not in letter. A New Introduction to the Philosophy of Law. Authors: Houlgate, Laurence D. and about the justification of remedies and standards of care in determining negligence in tort cases.

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The contributions range broadly, from 5/5(1). Eric E. Johnson is an Associate Professor of Law at the University of North Dakota. He has taught torts, intellectual property, sales, entertainment law, media law, sports law, employment law, and writing courses. He has twice been selected by students as the keynote speaker for UND Law’s graduation banquet.

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