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Author Modern Studies in Property Law Conference (9th : 2012 : University of Southampton)

Title Modern studies in property law. Volume 7 / edited by Nicholas Hopkins
Published Oxford : Hart Publishing, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xxxix, 462 pages)
Series Modern studies in property law ; volume 7
Contents Part I: Property and housing. 1. The saga of Strasbourg and social housing / Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe -- 2. Owning part but losing all: using human rights to protect home ownership / Susan Bright, Nicholas Hopkins, Nicholas Macklam -- 3. The Big Society and social housing: never the twain shall meet? / Warren Barr -- 4. Regulating residential tenancies in Ireland: rights, responsibilities and enforcement / Áine Ryall -- Part II: Challenging perceptions of property and trusts. 5. Shapeless trusts and settlor title retention: an Asian morality play / Adam S Hofri-Winogradow -- 6. Misplaced trust: first principles and the conveyance of legal leases to minors / Leslie Turano-Taylor -- 7. The community of owners' regulation of common property in Polish condominium schemes / Magdalena Habdas -- 8. Collective property: owning and sharing residential space / Sarah Blandy -- 9. Earth under the nails: the extraordinary return to the land / Sue Farran -- Part III: Intersections between private property, the public and the State. 10. Towards an understanding of public property / John Page -- 11. The sale of items in museum collections / Janet Ulph -- 12. Property as a human right: another casualty of the 'War on Terror'? / Frankie McCarthy -- 13. The evolving relationship between property and participation in English planning law / Rachael Walsh -- 14. The rise of property rights: implications for urban planning, environmental protection and biodiversity conservation in Australia / Peter Williams -- Part IV: The nature, content and acquisition of property. 15. 'Persistent rights' appraised / Simon Gardner -- 16. The content of a freehold: a 'right to use' land? / Simon Douglas -- 17. Property and alienation: rights, obligations, restraints / Scott Grattan -- 18. Possession taken by theft and the original acquisition of personal property rights / Robin Hickey -- 19. The prevalence of private takings / Emma JL Waring
Summary This book contains a collection of peer reviewed papers presented at the ninth biennial Modern Studies in Property Law conference held at the University of Southampton in March 2012. It is the 7th volume to be published under the name of the conference. The conference and its published proceedings have become an established forum for property lawyers from around the world to showcase current research in the discipline. This collection reflects both the breadth of modern research in property law and its international dimensions. Incorporating a keynote address by Lord Walker of Gestingthorpe,
Notes " ... refereed papers from the ninth biennial Modern Studies in Property Law Conference that took place at the University of Southampton in March 2012"--Page v
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Property -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Hopkins, Nicholas, 1971- editor
ISBN 1782251804 (electronic bk.)
9781782251804 (electronic bk.)