English Legal System

Helen Rutherford*, Birju Kotecha, Angela Macfarlane

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Book/ReportBookpeer-review


Straightforward explanations of key topics are paired with learning features showcasing the law in its everyday context to give students a firm grasp of the fundamentals of the legal system.

Covers a wide range of topics without overwhelming students with detail, allowing students to feel confident in their understanding of the essentials

An introductory chapter provides valuable advice on studying the English legal system and making the transition from school to university, helping students to adapt quickly to their new studies

Carefully designed learning features encourage students to consider thought-provoking or controversial topics, and form their own views on potential areas of reform, giving them a good grounding for the rest of their course

Examples throughout the text put the law in its everyday context and show students the practical implications of the concepts discussed

Also available as an e-book enhanced with self-test questions and video content to offer a fully immersive experience and extra learning support
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationOxford
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages760
ISBN (Print)9780198898504
Publication statusPublished - 16 May 2024

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