The Modern Law of Contractbuilds on the success of the popular Principlesof Contract Law. Taking account of a variety of theoretical approaches: economic, sociological and empirical, the book combines meticulous examination of authorities and commentary with a modern and contextual approach. The range of material covered, combined with an accessible style, means that this book meets the needs of all undergraduate contract courses, enabling students to gain a profound understanding of this pivotal field. It will also be useful for students studying contract law as part of another discipline.Children under the age of 10, for example, are unlikely to appreciate what is involved in undertaking legal obligations, and might at first ... children, and a presumption of incapacity of those above a certain age (eg, 8 or 10), similar to the position that used to apply in relation to criminal liability. ... In practice the scope for this is limited by the fact that those under 18 may find it difficult to obtain a credit card.
|Title||:||The Modern Law of Contract|
|Publisher||:||Psychology Press - 2005|