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Author Merrill, Thomas W.

Title Property / Thomas W. Merrill and Henry E. Smith
Published New York : Oxford University Press, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 270 pages)
Series The Oxford introductions to U.S. law
Oxford introductions to U.S. law.
Contents The institution of property -- Original acquisition and the scope of property claims -- The domain of property -- Owners as gatekeepers -- Dividing property rights -- Managing property -- Land transactions and title records -- Neighbors and neighborhood effects -- Government forbearance
Summary The Oxford Introductions to U.S. Law: Property provides both a bird's eye overview of property law and an introduction to how property law affects larger concerns with individual autonomy, personhood, and economic organization. Written by two authorities on property law, this book gives students of property a coherent account of how property law works, with an emphasis on describing the central issues and policy debates. It is designed for law students who want a short and theoretically integrated treatment of the subject, as well as for lawyers who are interested in the conceptual foundations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Property -- United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Smith, Henry E.
ISBN 019531476X (paperback: alk. paper)
0199718083 (electronic bk.)
9780195314762 (paperback: alk. paper)
9780199718085 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Oxford introductions to U.S. law--property