Mastering torts : a student's guide to the law of torts /

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Author / Creator:Johnson, Vincent R.
Edition:3rd ed.
Imprint:Durham, NC : Carolina Academic Press, c2005.
Description:xxi, 347 p. ; 23 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Torts -- United States.
Torts.
United States.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5701837
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ISBN:159460035X (alk. paper)
Table of Contents:
  • Ch. 1. An overview of modern tort liability
  • Ch. 2. Basic intentional torts
  • Ch. 3. Defenses and privileges
  • Ch. 4. Damages
  • Ch. 5. Negligence : basic principles
  • Ch. 6. Proving negligence
  • Ch. 7. Factual causation
  • Ch. 8. Proximate causation
  • Ch. 9. Limited duty : failure to act
  • Ch. 10. Limited duty : premises liability
  • Ch. 11. Limited duty : negligent infliction of severe emotional distress
  • Ch. 12. Limited duty : alcohol-related injuries
  • Ch. 13. Torts involving conception, pregnancy, birth, and adoption
  • Ch. 14. Strict liability
  • Ch. 15. Products liability
  • Ch. 16. Defenses based on plaintiff's conduct
  • Ch. 17. Joint tortfeasors
  • Ch. 18. Immunities
  • Ch. 19. Statutes of limitations
  • Ch. 20. Interference with possession or use of land : trespass and nuisance
  • Ch. 21. Misrepresentation
  • Ch. 22. Defamation
  • Ch. 23. Invasion of privacy.