Learning legal rules : a students' guide to legal method and reasoning / James Holland, LLB, PhD, Barrister, Professor of Employment Law and Associate Dean in the Faculty of Business and Law, University of the West of England, Bristol; Julian Webb, BA, LLM, LLd, FRSA, Professor of Legal Education, School of Law, University of Warwick.
Contributor(s): Webb, Julian S [author.]Material type: TextPublisher: New Delhi Oxford University Press 2013Edition: Eighth editionDescription: xxiv, 415 pages : illustrations ; 25 cmISBN: 9780199657490 (pbk.); 0199657491 (pbk.)Subject(s): Law -- Methodology | Law -- Great BritainDDC classification: 340 HOL LOC classification: K212 | .H65 2013
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Understanding the law -- Finding the law -- Reading the law -- From reading to writing -- Law, fact, and language -- The doctrine of judicial precedent -- How precedent operates : ratio decidendi and obiter dictum -- Making sense of statutes -- Interpreting statutes -- 'Bringing rights home' : legal method and the convention rights -- European legal method -- Exploiting legal reasoning.