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"This book had its origins in the Fifth Biennial Conference on the Law of Obligations (Obligations V), which was co-hosted by the Faculty of Law at the University of Oxford and Melbourne Law School and was held at St. Anne's College, Oxford from 14-16 July 2010"--P. v.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Rights and private law / Donal Nolan and Andrew Robertson Rights in private law / Peter Cane Our most fundamental rights / Allan Beever Social purposes, fundamental rights and the judicial development of private law / Francois du Bois Rights and other things / Robert Stevens Beyond 'right' and 'duty' : Lundstedt's theory of obligations / TT Arvind Of rights superstructural, inchoate and triangular : the role of rights in Blackstone's Commentaries / Helge Dedek Rule-based rights and court-ordered rights / Stephen A Smith Rights and Responsibility in the law of torts / John CP Goldberg and Benjamin C Zipursky Damages and rights / Andrew Burrows Explaining the inexplicable? Four manifestations of abuse of rights in English law / JW Neyers Rights and the basis of tort law / Nicholas J. McBride Is the role of tort to repair wrongful losses? / Gregory C Keating The edges of tort law's rights / Roderick Bagshaw Rights, pluralism and the duty of care / Andrew Robertson 'A tort against land' : private nuisance as a property tort / Donal Nolan Private nuisance law : a window on substantive justice / Richard W Wright Rights and wrongs : an introduction to the wrongful interference actions / Sarah Green Misfeasance in a public office : a justifiable anomaly within the rights-based approach? / Erika Chamberlain Unjust enrichment, rights and value / Ben McFarlane Rights and value in rescission : some implications for unjust enrichment / Elise Bant.