Torts in a nutshell /

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Author / Creator:Kionka, Edward J., 1939- author.
Edition:Sixth edition.
Imprint:St. Paul : West Academic Publishing, [2015]
©2015
Description:xx, 625 pages ; 19 cm.
Language:English
Series:West nutshell series
Nutshell series.
Subject:Torts -- United States.
Torts.
United States.
Study guides.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10328126
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ISBN:1628105518
9781628105513
Notes:Includes index.
Table of Contents:
  • Prologue:origins, objectives, and overviews of tort liability
  • Cause in fact
  • Strict liability
  • Liability for negligent conduct
  • Defenses to negligence and other liability
  • Liability for intentional misconduct
  • Defenses to liability for intentional misconduct
  • Special liability rules for particular activities and parties
  • Damages for physical harm
  • Tort and contract
  • Immunities
  • Survival and wrongful death
  • Defamation
  • Privacy
  • Misrepresentation and nondisclosure.