Tort Law in America

G. Edward White's 'Tort Law in America' is regarded as a standard in the field.

Tort Law in America

Tort Law in America

This history of tort law in America looks at how the subject has been conceptualized, pointing out why changes in rules occurred, and who did the changing. White approaches his subject from four perspectives: intellectual history, the sociology of knowledge, the phenomenon of professionalization in the late 19th and 20th centuries in America, and the recurrent concerns of tort law since it became a discrete field.

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Tort Law in America
Language: en
Pages: 395
Authors: G. Edward White
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

G. Edward White's 'Tort Law in America' is regarded as a standard in the field. Concise, accessible and wide-ranging, White's work represents a major work of legal scholarship, providing an enduring intellectual history of American tort law.
Tort Law in American History
Language: en
Pages: 598
Authors: Kermit Hall
Categories: Torts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Articles-Garlan

This work is a collection of essays on the growth of tort law concepts of negligence, fault, and liability in response to the industrialization of the nineteenth century. The articles assess the distributive economic consequences of tort law and its effectiveness in protecting average citizens.
Tort Law in America
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: G. Edward White, University Professor and John B Minor Professor of Law G Edward White
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This history of tort law in America looks at how the subject has been conceptualized, pointing out why changes in rules occurred, and who did the changing. White approaches his subject from four perspectives: intellectual history, the sociology of knowledge, the phenomenon of professionalization in the late 19th and 20th
Law and Jurisprudence in American History
Language: en
Pages: 1196
Authors: Stephen B. Presser, Jamil S. Zainaldin
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: West Group

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The Struggle to Define Tort Law in America
Language: en
Pages: 110
Authors: Amanda K. Vogt
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher:

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