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Australian Law Dictionary : 2nd Edition - Trisha Mann

Australian Law Dictionary

2nd Edition

By: Trisha Mann (Editor)

Book with Other Items

Published: 16th September 2013
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The Australian Law Dictionary is a key reference for those who need familiarity with, and knowledge of Australian legal terms.

Designed for students in response to research, the ALD is structured to ensure comprehensive coverage of core legal content. Readers are encouraged to learn the meaning of a particular term, link it with related concepts, and locate it within the larger body of law.

Each copy comes with a free Australian Law Dictionary 2nd edition obook. This is an online ebook that gives students the freedom to search for the terms they need through any internet connected device without needing to download or pay extra for special software. Students can also browse alphabetically through the words, which is important if they are unsure of spelling.

Features

  • Entries written, reviewed and edited by legal experts
  • Spotlight on core legal knowledge and practice areas (Priestly 11) and mapped around 25 key legal topic areas
  • Extended entries for core topics & complex terms, including relationship-diagrams & key term lists
  • Case & legislative authority
  • Design developed in response to student & lecturer feedback
  • Appendices – legal road-maps, legal citation & referencing guide
  • The Australian Constitution

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4.0

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      Comments about Australian Law Dictionary:

      I read a little everyday.. and i come across many examples n new words... broadens my vocab before getting into the law books.

       
      5.0

      Straight forward. Easy to understand.

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        Comments about Australian Law Dictionary:

        Never studied law before and find it very helpful. Lots of phrases and words defined in easy to understand language

         
        5.0

        Excellent Law Dictionary

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          Comments about Australian Law Dictionary:

          Very useful as a secondary reference for studying law subjects. Explains terminology and legal "jargon" in an easy to understand way which helped me to understand aspects of my law text which were not so easy to understand.

           
          5.0

          Prompt, good price, very happy!

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              Comments about Australian Law Dictionary:

              Good book for researching legal definitions quickly.

               
              5.0

              best value, quick delivery

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                Comments about Australian Law Dictionary:

                best price on student booklist!

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                5.0

                It's a dictionary... About Law...

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                  Comments about Australian Law Dictionary:

                  It's a great Law dictionary.
                  Seems to have all the relevant stuff and very easy to follow.

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                  4.0

                  Clear and Concise

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                    PREFACE ; LIST OF ABBREVIATIONS ; DICTIONARY A - Z ; APPENDICES - THE AUSTRALIAN CONSTITUTION, HIGH COURT JUDGES, AUSTRALIAN PRIME MINISTERS, POPULAR CASES NAMES, CITATION OF LAW REPORTS, GUIDE TO LEGAL CITATION

                    ISBN: 9780195518511
                    ISBN-10: 0195518519
                    Audience: Tertiary; University or College
                    Format: Book with Other Items
                    Language: English
                    Number Of Pages: 752
                    Published: 16th September 2013
                    Publisher: Oxford University Press Australia
                    Country of Publication: AU
                    Dimensions (cm): 21.0 x 15.0  x 3.06
                    Weight (kg): 0.996
                    Edition Number: 2
                    Edition Type: Revised