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Principles of Delict


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    Edition: 1st Edition
  • Format: Soft Cover
  • ISBN: 9780702129414
  • Extent: 269 Pages
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  • Category: Delict, Law of, Student Titles

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The law of delict develops to meet the changing needs of a society. The relevance of the law of delict today is enhanced by society’s commitment to the furtherance of fundamental human rights, particularly in the protection of personal integrity and personality. This work places delict in a contemporary setting, with emphasis on recent decisions of the courts and possible future directions. Sections printed in bold print face facilitate the task of students and practitioners who need a quick refresher on the fundamental principles and decisions in leading cases. Outlines of the major facets of delict precede the more detailed discussions of the principles and so the work can be used at different levels of teaching – introductory courses as well as post-graduate study.

  • The modern Aquilian action:
    - Elements in outline
    - Aquilian liability in detail
    - Assessment of damages
  • Actio injuriarum:
    - Defamation
    - Impairment of dignity
    - Injury to person under the actio injuriarum
  • Special forms of liability:
    - Vicarious liability
    - Dependants’ action
    - Joint wrongdoers
    - Strict (no-fault) liability

  • Students
  • Academics
  • Legal practitioners
  • Sections printed in bold print face facilitate the task of students and practitioners who need a quick refresher on the fundamental principles and decisions in leading cases
  • Outlines of the major facets of delict precede the more detailed discussions of the principles and so the work can be used at different levels of teaching – introductory courses as well as post-graduate study

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The law of delict develops to meet the changing needs of a society. The relevance of the law of delict today is enhanced by society’s commitment to the furtherance of fundamental human rights, particularly in the protection of personal integrity and personality. This work places delict in a contemporary setting, with emphasis on recent decisions of the courts and possible future directions. Sections printed in bold print face facilitate the task of students and practitioners who need a quick refresher on the fundamental principles and decisions in leading cases. Outlines of the major facets of delict precede the more detailed discussions of the principles and so the work can be used at different levels of teaching – introductory courses as well as post-graduate study.

  • The modern Aquilian action:
    - Elements in outline
    - Aquilian liability in detail
    - Assessment of damages
  • Actio injuriarum:
    - Defamation
    - Impairment of dignity
    - Injury to person under the actio injuriarum
  • Special forms of liability:
    - Vicarious liability
    - Dependants’ action
    - Joint wrongdoers
    - Strict (no-fault) liability

  • Students
  • Academics
  • Legal practitioners
  • Sections printed in bold print face facilitate the task of students and practitioners who need a quick refresher on the fundamental principles and decisions in leading cases
  • Outlines of the major facets of delict precede the more detailed discussions of the principles and so the work can be used at different levels of teaching – introductory courses as well as post-graduate study

This product does not have any reviews yet - be the first to write one.