xii, 492 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Formatted Contents Note
Tort law through time and culture : themes of economic efficiency / M. Stuart Madden Past as prelude : the legacy of five landmarks of twentieth-century injury law for the future of torts / Robert L. Rabin Twenty-first-century insurance and loss distribution in tort law / Kenneth S. Abraham Beyond master-servant : a critique of vicarious liability / Jennifer H. Arlen and W. Bentley MacLeod The disintegration of duty / Ernest J. Weinrib Managing the negligence concept : respect for the rule of law / James A. Henderson, Jr. Rebuilding the citadel : privity, causation, and freedom of contract / Richard A. Epstein Controlling the future of the common law by restatement / Jane Stapleton Information shields in tort law / David G. Owen The complexity of torts : the case of punitive damages / Guido Calabresi The future of proportional liability : the lessons of toxic substances causation / Michael D. Green Causation in products liability and exposure to toxic substances : a European view / Federico Stella Collective rights and collective actions : examples of European and Latin American contributions / Juan Carlos Henao.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.