Unlocking Legal Learning

This third edition is fully up-to-date and incorporates new styles of assessment and learning resources.

Unlocking Legal Learning

Author: Chris Turner

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134651708

Page: 272

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Unlocking Legal Learning is an essential textbook for undergraduate students new to legal study. By explaining the different fields of this intricate subject and helping you to develop the skills to engage with it successfully, Unlocking Legal Learning will provide you with an essential foundation for your studies and future career. This third edition is fully up-to-date and incorporates new styles of assessment and learning resources. Support for your studies in Unlocking Legal Learning includes: Detailed information on how to succeed in mooting competitions, coursework, and dissertation assignments Numerous tips on how to take good notes and revise effectively for exams Advice on how to tackle problem-based questions and work well in groups Guidance on how to access and understand legal materials and references in print and online The Unlocking the Law series is designed to make the law accessible and covers all the core subjects required by the Bar Council and the Law Society for entry onto professional qualifications as well as popular option units. The website www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk provides additional resources such as multiple choice questions, key questions and answers and revision mp3s.

Unlocking Legal Learning

Studying law can be a steep learning curve for anyone who is new to the subject. This text is an essential guide for students who are about to embark on a period of legal study.

Unlocking Legal Learning

Author: Rebecca Huxley-Binns

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9780340968369

Page: 228

View: 616

Studying law can be a steep learning curve for anyone who is new to the subject. Unlocking Legal Learning is the essential guide for students who are about to embark on a period of legal study. Taking you from the basics of studying law and what to expect on your first day, Unlocking Legal Learning will show you how to: * use techniques of note-taking in lectures and seminars * access and understand legal materials and references * use legal reasoning * complete coursework and dissertation assignments * revise effectively Unlocking Legal Learning will ensure that you hit the ground running when you start your course and will remain an invaluable guide throughout your time of study. Further study support, including interactive multiple choice questions, is available on the free website www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk. Unlocking the Law is the groundbreaking series of textbooks with a unique approach to the study of law. Unlocking the Law textbooks have been written specifically to ensure that readers understand fully the concepts required and are able to apply them with confidence. All titles in the series follow the same format and include the same features so students can move easily from one subject to another.

Unlocking The English Legal System

Fully updated with all of the latest developments, this will give you a full understanding of the English Legal System.

Unlocking The English Legal System

Author: Rebecca Huxley-Binns

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1444122630

Page: 368

View: 817

Fully updated with all of the latest developments, this will give you a full understanding of the English Legal System.

Learning Legal Skills and Reasoning

Law and Language' (2013) 15 Current Legal Issues 483–493 McKay WR. and
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Learning Legal Skills and Reasoning

Author: Sharon Hanson

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317391292

Page: 712

View: 488

Language skills, study skills, argument skills and legal knowledge are vital to every law student, professional lawyer and academic. Learning Legal Skills and Reasoning discusses the main sources of English law and explains how to work with legal texts in order to construct credible legal arguments which can be applied in coursework, exams or presentations. Learning Legal Skills and Reasoning Discusses how to find and understand sources of both domestic and European Union Law Develops effective disciplined study techniques, including referencing, general reading, writing and oral skills and explains how to make good use of the university print and e-library Contains chapters on writing law essays, problem questions and examinations, and on oral skills including presentations and mediation skills Packed full of practical examples and diagrams across the range of legal skills from language and research skills to mooting and negotiation, this textbook will be invaluable to law students seeking to acquire a range of discreet legal skills in order to use them together to produce competent assessed work.

Unlocking Contract Law

From its conception, the series has been designed specifically so that the subject matter is readable - students are not overwhelmed with page after page of continuous prose.

Unlocking Contract Law

Author: Chris Turner

Publisher: Hodder Arnold

ISBN: 9780340815663

Page: 522

View: 419

Unlocking the Law is a completely new series of textbooks with a unique approach to undergraduate study of law. From its conception, the series has been designed specifically so that the subject matter is readable - students are not overwhelmed with page after page of continuous prose. The text of each title is broken up with features and activities that have been written to ensure that students are pointed in the right direction when it comes to understanding the purpose of different areas within the course. Ultimately the accessible style of Unlocking the Law will ensure that students not only understand fully the concepts required but are able to apply them with competence. All titles in the series follow the same format and include the same features so that students can move easily from one law subject to another. The series covers all the core subjects required by the Bar Council and the Law Society for entry onto professional qualifications and will expand to include more titles on option areas. Key features Numerous headings and sub-headings to direct students easily to the specific area of study required Cases separated from the main text with full citation for easy access Highlighted key extracts from judgments Highlighted key extracts from academic sources such as leading texts or articles in legal journals with full citation Summary charts of key facts Diagrams, flow charts and other key visual aids Activities including practice of specific undergraduate skills and learning tasks

Unlocking EU Law

The series also covers all the core subjects required by the Bar Council and the Law Society for entry onto professional qualifications.

Unlocking EU Law

Author: Tony Storey

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781444109146

Page: 512

View: 476

The 'Unlocking the Law' series contains features and activities for undergraduates demonstrating the purpose of different areas of study within the course. The series also covers all the core subjects required by the Bar Council and the Law Society for entry onto professional qualifications.

Unlocking the English Legal System

This edition also contains four new chapters: on European Law and the English Legal System; Legal Reasoning; Alternative Dispute Resolution; and Legal Skills and Examination Preparation.

Unlocking the English Legal System

Author: Tom Frost

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1000752119

Page: 422

View: 334

Unlocking the English Legal System will help you grasp the main concepts of the legal system in England and Wales with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising. This edition also contains four new chapters: on European Law and the English Legal System; Legal Reasoning; Alternative Dispute Resolution; and Legal Skills and Examination Preparation. In addition, this edition considers the legal consequences of the UK’s decision to leave the EU, or ‘Brexit’; the proposed Solicitors Qualifying Examination that will be introduced in 2021; the Lammy Review of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) representation in the Criminal Justice System; and the proposals for a new Online Court in the civil justice system. The books in the Unlocking the Law Series get straight to the point and offer clear and concise coverage of the law, broken-down into bite-size sections with regular recaps to boost your confidence. They provide complete coverage of both core and popular optional law modules, presented in an innovative, visual format.

Unlocking Land Law

This edition has been extensively rewritten and updated to include discussion of recent changes and developments within the module.

Unlocking Land Law

Author: Judith Bray

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1351402463

Page: 490

View: 467

Unlocking Land Law will help you grasp the main concepts of the subject with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising land law. The information is clearly presented in a logical structure and the following features support learning, helping you to advance with confidence: clear learning outcomes at the beginning of each chapter set out the skills and knowledge you will need to get to grips with the subject; key facts summaries throughout each chapter allow you to progressively build and consolidate your understanding; end-of-chapter summaries provide a useful check-list for each topic; cases and judgments are highlighted to help you find them and add them to your notes quickly; frequent activities and self-test questions are included so you can put your knowledge into practice; sample essay questions with annotated answers prepare you for assessment; glossary of legal terms clarifies important definitions. This edition has been extensively rewritten and updated to include discussion of recent changes and developments within the module. These include the decision in Marr v Collie [2017] UKPC 17 and its implications on implied trusts and rights in the family home; Regency Villas Title Ltd v Diamond Resorts [2017] EWCA Civ 238, which has reviewed the definition of an easement; Smith v Molyneux [2016] UKPC 35, which revisits the law on consent to a licence in adverse possession cases, and, not least, the interesting decision in Baker v Craggs [2018] EWCA 1126, which considers what constitutes a legal estate in land under s 2 Law of Property Act 1925.

Unlocking Criminal Law

This edition has been fully updated to include discussion of recent changes and developments within criminal law, including new case law on causation, self-defence, consent, diminished responsibility, on loss of control, gross negligence ...

Unlocking Criminal Law

Author: Tony Storey

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1000650537

Page: 552

View: 524

Unlocking Criminal Law will help you grasp the main concepts of the subject with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising Criminal Law. The information is clearly presented in a logical structure. This edition has been fully updated to include discussion of recent changes and developments within criminal law, including new case law on causation, self-defence, consent, diminished responsibility, on loss of control, gross negligence manslaughter, causing or allowing the death of a vulnerable adult, infanticide, theft and blackmail.

Unlocking Company Law

This 4th edition has been extensively updated, and this, along with its many pedagogical features, makes it the ideal companion for students studying Company Law.

Unlocking Company Law

Author: Susan McLaughlin

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 135133428X

Page: 532

View: 952

Unlocking Company Law is the ideal resource for learning and revising Company Law. This 4th edition has been extensively updated, and this, along with its many pedagogical features, makes it the ideal companion for students studying Company Law. Each chapter in the book contains: • aims and objectives; • activities such as self-test questions; • charts of key facts to consolidate your knowledge; • diagrams to aid memory and understanding; • prominently displayed cases and judgments; • chapter summaries; • essay questions with answer plans. In addition, the book features a glossary of legal terminology, making the law more accessible.

Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics

For those approaching medical law and ethics for the first time, Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics ensures that the student grasps the main concepts with ease, providing an indispensable foundation in the subject.

Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics

Author: Claudia Carr

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1444179659

Page: 408

View: 631

For those approaching medical law and ethics for the first time, Unlocking Medical Law and Ethics ensures that the student grasps the main concepts with ease, providing an indispensable foundation in the subject.

Unlocking Constitutional and Administrative Law

Designed specifically to make the subject matter accessible, this series of books features activities, key facts charts, diagrams, and clear headings and sub-headings to aid students in understanding the different areas within their course.

Unlocking Constitutional and Administrative Law

Author: Mark Ryan

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781444109214

Page: 537

View: 895

Designed specifically to make the subject matter accessible, this series of books features activities, key facts charts, diagrams, and clear headings and sub-headings to aid students in understanding the different areas within their course.

Unlocking Criminal Law

The information is clearly presented in a logical structure and the following features support learning helping you to advance with confidence: Clear learning outcomes at the beginning of each chapter set out the skills and knowledge you ...

Unlocking Criminal Law

Author: Jacqueline Martin

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1317672208

Page: 650

View: 323

Unlocking Criminal Law will help you grasp the main concepts of the subject with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising Criminal Law. The information is clearly presented in a logical structure and the following features support learning helping you to advance with confidence: Clear learning outcomes at the beginning of each chapter set out the skills and knowledge you will need to get to grips with the subject Key Facts boxes throughout each chapter allow you to progressively build and consolidate your understanding End-of-chapter summaries provide a useful check-list for each topic Cases and judgments are highlighted to help you find them and add them to your notes quickly Frequent activities and self-test questions are included so you can put your knowledge into practice Sample essay questions with annotated answers prepare you for assessment Glossary of legal terms clarifies important definitions This edition has been updated to include discussion of recent changes and developments within the module, such as the first cases under the Corporate Manslaughter and Corporate Homicide Act 2007, recent case law in the areas of self-defence, loss of control, intoxication, constructive manslaughter, and sexual offences, as well as expanded chapters on defences and additional opportunities for practicing problem questions. The books in the Unlocking the Law Series get straight to the point and offer clear and concise coverage of the law, broken-down into bite-size sections with regular recaps to boost your confidence. They provide complete coverage of both core and popular optional law modules, presented in an innovative, visual format and are supported by a website which offers students a host of additional practice opportunities. Visit www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk for access to free study resources, including multiple choice questions, key questions and answers, revision mp3s and cases and materials exercises.

Unlocking Contract Law Third Edition

Resources supporting this book are available online at www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk. These include: multiple choice questions key questions and answers revision mp3s available for free download interactive glossary and flashcards

Unlocking Contract Law  Third Edition

Author: Chris Turner

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 144417150X

Page: 448

View: 153

Contract law is an essential element of all law degrees. Unlocking Contract Law will ensure that you grasp the main concepts with ease, providing you with an indispensable foundation in contract law. This third edition is fully up-to-date with the latest changes in the law and includes discussion of the Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations, as well as all the major new cases. The Unlocking the Law series is designed specifically to make the law accessible. Each chapter opens with aims and objectives and contains activities such as quick quizzes and self-test questions, key facts charts, diagrams to aid learning and numerous headings and sub-headings to make the subject manageable. New features include summaries to check your understanding of each chapter, a glossary of legal terminology, essay questions with answer plans and exam questions with guidance on answering. All titles in the series follow the same formula and include the same features so students can move easily from one subject to another. The series covers all the core subjects required by the Bar Council and the Law Society for entry onto professional qualifications as well as popular option units. Resources supporting this book are available online at www.unlockingthelaw.co.uk. These include: multiple choice questions key questions and answers revision mp3s available for free download interactive glossary and flashcards

Unlocking Equity and Trusts

All titles in the series follow the same formula and include the same features so students can move easily from one subject to another.

Unlocking Equity and Trusts

Author: Mohamed Ramjohn

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 100000516X

Page: 660

View: 653

The extensively updated seventh edition of Unlocking Equity and Trusts will help you grasp the main concepts of Equity and Trusts with ease. Using straightforward language and explaining the law in a clear manner, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising. Each chapter in the book contains: Aims and objectives; Activities such as self-test questions; Charts of key facts to consolidate your knowledge; Diagrams to aid memory and understanding; Prominently displayed cases and judgements; Chapter summaries; Essay questions with answer plans; Glossary of legal terms. The Unlocking the Law series is designed specifically to make the law accessible to students coming to study a topic for the first time. All titles in the series follow the same formula and include the same features so students can move easily from one subject to another.

Unlocking Torts

From its conception, the series has been designed specifically so that the subject matter is readable - students are not overwhelmed with page after page of continuous prose.

Unlocking Torts

Author: Chris Turner

Publisher: Hodder Arnold

ISBN: 9780340815670

Page: 569

View: 358

Unlocking the Law is a completely new series of textbooks with a unique approach to undergraduate study of law. From its conception, the series has been designed specifically so that the subject matter is readable - students are not overwhelmed with page after page of continuous prose. The text of each title is broken up with features and activities that have been written to ensure that students are pointed in the right direction when it comes to understanding the purpose of different areas within the course. Ultimately the accessible style of Unlocking the Law will ensure that students not only understand fully the concepts required but are able to apply them with competence. All titles in the series follow the same format and include the same features so that students can move easily from one law subject to another. The series covers all the core subjects required by the Bar Council and the Law Society for entry onto professional qualifications and will expand to include more titles on option areas. Key features §Numerous headings and sub-headings to direct students easily to the specific area of study required §Cases separated from the main text with full citation for easy access §Highlighted key extracts from judgments §Highlighted key extracts from academic sources such as leading texts or articles in legal journals with full citation §Summary charts of key facts §Diagrams, flow charts and other key visual aids §Activities including practice of specific undergraduate skills and learning tasks

Unlocking Company Law

New to this Edition: Expanded sections on the corporate veil in chapter 3, including consideration and analysis of recent case law in this area such as VTB Capital plc v Nutritek International Corp and others [2013] UKSC and Prest v ...

Unlocking Company Law

Author: Sue McLaughlin

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 9781138783881

Page: 558

View: 559

Unlocking Company Law will help you grasp the main concepts of Company Law with ease. Containing accessible explanations in clear and precise terms that are easy to understand, it provides an excellent foundation for learning and revising. The information is clearly presented in a logical structure and the following features support learning helping you to advance with confidence: Clear learning outcomes at the beginning of each chapter set out the skills and knowledge you will need to get to grips with the subject Key Facts boxes throughout each chapter allow you to progressively build and consolidate your understanding End-of-chapter summaries provide a useful check-list for each topic Cases and judgments are highlighted to help you find them and add them to your notes quickly Frequent activities and self-test questions are included so you can put your knowledge into practice Sample essay questions with annotated answers prepare you for assessment Glossary of legal terms clarifies important definitions This edition has been updated to include key recent changes and developments in company law, both case law and statutory. Two recent Supreme Court decisions on piercing the corporate veil, VTB Capital plc v Nutritek International Corp and others and Prest v Petrodel Resources Limited & Others, are examined, as is Popplewell J's detailed judgment on directors' duties in Madoff Securities International Limited (In Liquidation) v Raven and others. Important new provisions for binding votes and detailed disclosure of directors' remuneration, changes to the company charges registration and narrative reporting regimes and new rules facilitating private company share reductions/buy-backs are outlined as are imminent developments included in the 2014 Deregulation Bill (stemming from the Government Red Tape Challenge). Commitment of the EU and UK Government to improving corporate governance of small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) makes core company law, the focus of this book, more relevant than ever. The books in the Unlocking the Law Series get straight to the point and offer clear and concise coverage of the law, broken-down into bite-size sections with regular recaps to boost your confidence. They provide complete coverage of both core and popular optional law modules, presented in an innovative, visual format and are supported by a website which offers students a host of additional practice opportunities.

Unlocking Learning

That education is an important part of the corrections system and an integral
component of the way the state views rehabilitation is evidenced not only by the
mandated legal provisions for inmate education but also by the involvement of
the ...

Unlocking Learning

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Unlocking Learning

That education is an important part of the corrections system and an integral
component of the way the state views rehabilitation is evidenced not only by the
mandated legal provisions for inmate education but also by the involvement of
the ...

Unlocking Learning

Author: Brenda J. Davis Rowe

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Unlocking learning

Forty-one percent of the youth in the study reported they were required to contact
their aftercare officer only once a ... of the total rehabilitation program of
correctional facilities is youths' ability to avoid further problems with the law after
release.

Unlocking learning

Author: Linda A. LeBlanc

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