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Title Philosophical foundations of the law of unjust enrichment / edited by Robert Chambers, Charles Mitchell, and James Penner
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009


Description 1 online resource (xx, 446 pages)
Contents Introduction / Robert Chambers, Charles Mitchell, and James Penner -- Correctively unjust enrichment / Ernest J Weinrib -- Restitution's realism / Hanoch Dagan -- The normative foundations of unjust enrichment / Dennis Klimchuk -- Resisting temptations to 'justice' / Mitchell McInnes -- The nature of responsibility for gain : gain, harm, and keeping the lid on Pandora's box / Kit Barker -- Unjust enrichment : nearer to tort than contract / Stephen A. Smith -- The meaning of loss and enrichment / James Edelman -- Two kinds of enrichment / Robert Chambers -- Philosophical foundations of proprietary remedies / Lionel Smith -- Value, property, and unjust enrichment : trusts of traceable proceeds / James Penner -- Property, unjust enrichment and defective transfers / Charlie Webb -- 'Mistakes of law' and legal reasoning : interpreting Kleinwort Benson v Lincoln City Council / Aruna Nair -- Unjust enrichment and the idea of public law / Charles Mitchell and Peter Oliver -- Unconscionable enrichment? / Prince Saprai
Summary This volume takes stock of the rapid changes to the law of unjust enrichment over the last decade. It offers original contributions from leading private law theorists examining the philosophical foundations of the law
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Unjust enrichment.
Law -- Philosophy.
Law -- Philosophy.
Unjust enrichment.
Ungerechtfertigte Bereicherung
Ongerechtvaardigde verrijking.
Ungerechtfertigte Bereicherung -- Angelsächsisches Recht.
Ungerechtfertigte Bereicherung.
Lag och moral.
Form Electronic book
Author Chambers, Robert, 1957-
Mitchell, Charles (Charles Christopher James)
Penner, J. E. (James E.)
ISBN 9780191705267