9780618770908

Introduction to Law and the Legal System

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  • ISBN13:

    9780618770908

  • ISBN10:

    0618770909

  • Edition: 9th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 7/31/2007
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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Introduction to Law and the Legal System provides an overview of law and the American legal system, using a variety of cases to support the major functions of U.S. law. Suitable for a variety of departments and courses, this text is known for its broad coverage and introductory level, flexible organization, and use of cases to explain legal concepts.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Ethics and Law
Institutional Sources of American Law
The Judicial System
CivilProcedure
Limitations in Seeking Relief
Judicial Remedies
Criminal Law and Procedure
Family Law X. Contracts
The Law of Torts
Property
Administrative Law and Administrative Agencies
Alternative Dispute Resolution
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