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Legal systems

Blair J. Kolasa

Legal systems

by Blair J. Kolasa

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Published by Prentice-Hall in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Justice, Administration of -- United States.,
    • Procedure (Law) -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBlair J. Kolasa, Bernadine Meyer.
      ContributionsMeyer, Bernadine, 1924- joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF8700 .K64
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 643 p. :
      Number of Pages643
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4551295M
      ISBN 100135294045
      LC Control Number77020657

      The English Legal System combines comprehensive and thorough coverage of the main topics covered on English legal system courses with a lively and engaging style to capture students' attention and provide them with a firm foundation for their study of law. This book enables students to first understand all of the key areas of the English legal system, and then to engage with the subject fully. Under Sources of Law we explained that some countries will apply greater weight to certain sources of law than others, and that some will put more emphasis on judicial decisions than others.. There are two main types of legal system in the world, with most countries adopting features from one or other into their own legal systems, Common Law and Civil law.

      English legal system by Catherine Elliott, Frances Quinn, Catherine Elliott, , Pearson Education, Limited edition, in English. Comparative law is the study of differences and similarities between the law (legal systems) of different specifically, it involves the study of the different legal "systems" (or "families") in existence in the world, including the common law, the civil law, socialist law, Canon law, Jewish Law, Islamic law, Hindu law, and Chinese law.

      Canada's legal system is based around British "common law" traditions, and Canadians' legal rights are protected by a written constitution and a Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Only the Canadian federal government has the ability to make criminal law. For other types of law, Canada's federal, provincial, and municipal divide up the. Genre/Form: Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hoque, Azizul, Legal system of Bangladesh. Dacca: Bangladesh Institute of Law and International Affairs, [].


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