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Author Keeton, Robert E., author.

Title Legal cause in the law of torts / by Robert E. Keeton
Published Columbus : Ohio State University Press, 1963


Description 1 online resource (xii, 137 pages)
Series Law forum series
Law forum series.
Contents The basic rule of legal cause in negligence cases. Diverse formulations of the risk rule. The policy foundation of the risk rule. Comparison of the risk rule with other generalizations on legal cause -- Application of the basic rule and common deviations. The process of decision in the particular case. Types of losses specially treated. Termination of risk : shall we make a new appraisal? -- A choice of theories : duty or cause? -- The half-step toward strict liability in negligence cases -- Applicability of the risk rule beyond negligence cases -- An epilogue to Palsgraf
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record; online resource viewed April 14, 2017
Subject Torts -- United States
Proximate cause (Law) -- United States
Proximate cause (Law)
Unerlaubte Handlung
United States
Form Electronic book