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Title Private law in the 21st century / edited by Kit Barker, Karen Fairweather and Ross Grantham
Published Oxford ; London : Hart Publishing, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc ; Portland, OR : Hart Publishing, 2017


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Description xliv, 567 pages ; 25 cm
Series Hart studies in private law ; volume 19
Hart studies in private law ; v. 19
Contents Private law as a complex system : agendas for the twenty-first century / Kit Barker -- Challenges for private law in the twenty-first century / Andrew Burrows -- Rationalising tort law for the twenty-first century / Ken Oliphant -- The challenges of private law : a research agenda for an autonomy-based private law / Hanoch Dagan -- The steaming lungs of a pigeon : predicting the direction of Australian contract law in the next 25 years / Warren Swain -- Codification of private law : Scots law at the crossroads of common and civil law / Martin A Hogg -- Power-failure? the distracting effect of legislation on common law torts / Wendy Bonython -- Constructive trusteeship : the perils of statutory formulae / Darryn Jensen -- Fusing the equitable function in private law / Henry E Smith -- Dealing with complexity : different approaches to explaining accessory liability / Joachim Dietrich -- The challenges presented by fundamental rights to private law / Hugh Collins -- The limits of technocracy : private law's future in the regulatory state / TT Arvind and Joanna Gray -- Common law and the constraint of financial markets : credit-ratings as a test case / Joshua Getzler and Alexandra Whelan -- Apologies as canaries : tortious liability in negligence and insurance in the twenty-first century / Prue Vines -- When lump sums run out : disputes at the borderlines of tort law, injury compensation, and social security / Genevieve Grant, Kylie Burns, Rosamund Harrington, Prue Vines, Elizabeth Kendall and Annick Maujean -- Perform if and when you do?: non-performance and the suspension of contractual duties / Andrew Tettenborn -- Vindicatory damages / James Edelman -- Persuasive technologies : from loss of privacy to loss of autonomy / Eliza Mik -- Snooping : how should damages be assessed for harmless breaches of privacy? / Erika Chamberlain -- Compensating injury to autonomy : a conceptual and normative analysis / Tsachi Keren-Paz -- Matter over mind : tort law's treatment of emotional injury / Anne Schuurman and Zoe Sinel -- The interaction between defamation and privacy / David Rolph -- Making amends by apologising for defamatory publications : developments in the twenty-first century / Robyn Carroll and Jeffrey Berryman -- Tort and neo-liberalism / Annette Morris -- Reforming Australian litigation lawyers : educational impacts of civil procedural laws and judicial activism / Francesca Bartlett -- Private law in the age of the vanishing trial? / Carlo Vittorio Giabardo
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Civil law.
Common law.
Author Barker, Kit, editor
Fairweather, Karen, editor
Grantham, Ross, editor
LC no. 2016045790
ISBN 9781509908585 (hardback) (alkaline paper)
1509908587 (hardback) (alkaline paper)
Other Titles Private law in the twenty-first century