Principles of Products Liability, 2d

Author: Geistfeld, Mark A.
Edition: 2nd
Copyright Date: 2011
  • Publication Date: August 8th, 2011
  • ISBN: 9781599419145
  • Subject: Products Liability
  • Series: Concepts and Insights
  • Type: Hornbook Treatises
  • Description: The varied doctrines, disputes, competing conceptions of liability and responsibility, and leading cases in this area are all discussed in this book. Unlike other books in this subject area, this title fully develops the underlying concepts and then repeatedly shows how the important doctrines can be understood in terms of a few basic principles. The book also provides insights into the processes of the common law, while locating products liability within tort law more generally. The book will be of interest both for the specialized study of products liability and the more general study of tort law.