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Contracts: A Contemporary Approach, 2nd Edition (online access included).

9780314283078

Contracts: A Contemporary Approach, 2nd Edition (online access included)

Christina L. Kunz and Carol L. Chomsky

West

2013

1287 pages

$190.00

Hardcover

The Interactive Casebook Series

KF801

Now in its second edition, this text on US contract law includes a searchable electronic version offering online links to cited sources. Material is organized in ten chapters beginning with an introduction to contract law sources and authority. Coverage includes consideration as benefit or detriment, consideration as bargain, alternatives to consideration, promise for benefit already received, manifestation of mutual assent, sequential assent by offer and acceptance, defenses to contract enforcement, defenses based on lack of capacity to contract, violation of public policy, statute of frauds, content and meaning of the contract, using extrinsic evidence to understand a contract, implied contract terms and provisions, express conditions, performance and breach under common law, repudiation, remedies at law, and third party rights and duties. Some chapters provide review exercises. Other learning features include bolding of principal cases, boxed text, and problems. The authors have provided both a summary and detailed table of contents, as well as a table of cases and table of restatement, UCC, CISG, and UNIDROIT provisions.

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