Torts: Cases, Principles, and Institutions
by John Fabian Witt, Karen Tani
Publisher: CALI 2019
Number of pages: 697
A casebook for a one-semester torts course that carves out a distinctive niche in the field by focusing on the institutions and sociology of American tort law. The book retains many of the familiar features of the traditional casebook, including many of the classic cases.
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