New book in excellent condition. Clean, unmarked pages; firm binding. 3rd Ed. 335 pages, including index. Language: eng Language: eng 0.0. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: The Australian court system continues to be the subject of debate and disagreement. Since the appearance of the first edition, Australian Courts of Law has been the standard work on the Australian court system. Now fully revised and updated, it provides a succinct guide to, and analysis of
Australian courts and tribunals, their jusrsidiction and their functioning.
Australian Courts of Law provides authoritative and comprehensive coverage of all material pertaining to Australian sources. Controversial issues in recent years have included the need for better case management procedures by courts, the growing importance of alternative dispute resolution, and the
relationship between courts and tribunals, as well as between specialist and generalist courts. The book traces the development of the Australian court system from their English and colonial origins and gives an up-to-date account of the modern system.
Australian Courts of Law is essential reading for all law students and high school legal studies students, and is recommended for anyone seeking an introduction to the Australian courts and the Australian legal system, or interested in further information on their workings and problems.
About the Author: James Crawford held chairs in law at Adelaide and Sydney University before moving to Cambridge University, where he now teaches, writes and practices international law and international arbitration.
Title: Australian Courts of Law
Publisher: OUP Australia and New Zealand
Publication Date: 1993
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: New
Edition: 3rd Edition..
Book Description OUP Australia and New Zealand, 1993. Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP70246132
Book Description OUP Australia and New Zealand, 1993. Soft cover. Condition: Good. Book is in a good condition. Outer extremities of leaves show slight wear from reading and storage. Seller Inventory # 002034
Book Description Oxford Univ Pr, Australia, 1993. Glossy Soft Cover. Condition: Very Good. 3rd Edition. 335 indexed pages. Includes bibliographical references. The Australian court system continues to be the subject of debate and disagreement. Controversial issues in recent years have included judicial independence and judicial administration, the relations between courts and tribunals, the role of the High Court and specialist courts such as the Family Court, and problems of cost and delay. Australian Courts of Law traces the development of the Australian court systems from their English and colonial origins and gives an up-to-date account of the modern system. This third edition has been fully revised to take into account the developments since 1988. All major courts are dealt with - Magistrates Courts, District and Supreme Courts, the Federal Court and the High Court, and the main specialist courts such as the industrial courts and commissions, the Family Court, children's courts and small claims courts. The courts of all six States, the ACT and the Northern Territory are covered. The emphasis throughout is on an understanding of the constitution and operation of the courts, with comparisons of the many differences between jurisdictions. Australian Courts of Law will be essential reading for law students, and is recommended for anyone seeking an introduction to the Australian courts or the Australian legal system, or looking for further information on their workings and problems. 12mo. Seller Inventory # 053254