Contract law / Ewan McKendrick.Material type: TextLanguage: English Series: Palgrave Macmillan law mastersPublication details: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011. Edition: 9th edDescription: xxxiii, 396 p. ; 25 cmISBN: 9780230285699 (pbk.) :; 0230285694 (pbk.) :Subject(s): Contracts -- England | Contracts -- WalesDDC classification: 346.4202 Online resources: WorldCat details
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Previous ed.: 2009.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
TOC Introduction PART I: THE FORMATION AND SCOPE OF A CONTRACT Agreement: Clearing the Ground Offer and Acceptance Certainty and Agreement Mistakes Consideration and Form Intention to Create Legal Relations Third Party Rights PART II: THE CONTENT OF A CONTRACT What is a Term? The Source of Contractual Terms The Classification of Contractual Terms Exclusion Clauses PART III: POLICING THE CONTRACT A Duty to Disclose Material Facts? Misrepresentation Common Mistake and Frustration Illegality Capacity Duress, Undue Influence and Inequality of Bargaining Power PART IV: PERFORMANCE, DISCHARGE AND REMEDIES FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT Performance and Discharge of the Contract Breach of Contract Damages for Breach of Contract Obtaining an Adequate Remedy
A new edition of this popular and highly respected text, providing a concise and readable guide to contract law for those embarking on a first degree or conversion course in law. Fully revised and updated, the book combines a clear and straightforward account of the basic ruleswith coverage of many of the subject's more complex issues.