Foundations of Law in Australia: A Custom Publication for Victoria University, 2nd Edition has been prepared for students undertaking the units Australian Legal Systems in Context and Legal Research Methods at the Victoria Law School, College of Law and Justice, Victoria University.
The book comprises chapters from the following LexisNexis Butterworths publications:
* Field, Duffy & Huggins, Lawyering and Positive Professional Identities, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2014 * Corbett-Jarvis & Grigg, Effective Legal Writing: A Practical Guide, 2nd ed, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2017 * Bott & Talbot-Stokes, Effective Legal Research, 6th ed, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2015 * Creyke, Hamer, Taylor, O'Mara & Smith, Laying Down the Law, 10th ed, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2018 * Hall & Macken, LexisNexis Guides: Legislation and Statutory Interpretation, 4th ed, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2015 * Zimmermann, Western Legal Theory: History, Concepts and Perspectives, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2013 * Easteal (ed), Women and the Law in Australia, LexisNexis Butterworths, 2010
The following additional original material has been prepared specifically for this publication:
* `Introduction' - Kathleen Raponi and Catherine Sullivan * `Introduction to Law Reform' - Kathleen Raponi * `Introduction to Part Three' - Jennifer O'Reilly
Finkelstein & Hamer, LexisNexis Concise Australian Legal Dictionary, 5th ed, 2014