Site search
Site search

LexisNexis eBooks

A weight off your shoulders

Shop Now

Area of Law
Author
LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Evidence for Common Law States, 3rd edition

LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Evidence for Common Law States, 3rd edition

Field, D, 2019

Available Formats

Format ISBN Price
Book 9780409350524 $64.00

LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Evidence for Common Law States, 3rd Edition assists students in common law evidence jurisdictions to consolidate knowledge through practice and revision questions

 

Format: Paperback

Description

LexisNexis Questions & Answers: Evidence for Common Law States is designed to facilitate continuous review and preparation for assignments and examinations. It consolidates and reinforces readers’ knowledge and understanding of the law of evidence applicable in each of Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia. The author provides clear and concise revision guides for each major topic and a systematic approach to analysing and answering problem and exam questions.


Each chapter commences with a summary of relevant cases and identification of the key issues. All questions are followed by a suggested answer plan, a sample answer and comments on how the answer might be viewed by an examiner. The author also offers advice on common errors to avoid and practical hints and tips on how to achieve higher marks.

 

Features

• Provides a summary of key issues
• Helps students revise key areas before attempting problem questions
• Questions with answer guide, model answer, examiners comments and tips to keep in mind
• Assists students with effective exam study preparation
• Designed for students in common law evidence jurisdictions
• Content is relevant and aligned with units of study in Qld, WA & SA

 

Related Titles

Field, LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Uniform Evidence Law, 3rd ed, 2019
Field, LexisNexis Case Summaries: Evidence for Common Law States, 2012
Field, Queensland Evidence Law, 4th ed, 2017
Field & Offer, Western Australian Evidence Law, 2014
Ligertwood & Edmond, Australian Evidence, 6th ed, 2017

Author

David Field is an Honorary Associate Professor of Law at Bond University, where he taught evidence law for over 14 years. He specialised in Supreme Court commercial causes and legal aid criminal cases during his career in practice. He was also the Solicitor for Prosecutions for Queensland.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Relevance
Chapter 2 Burdens and Standards of Proof
Chapter 3 Shortcuts to Proof
Chapter 4 Competence, Compellability and Privilege
Chapter 5 The Course of a Trial
Chapter 6 Character, Propensity and Prejudice
Chapter 7 Hearsay
Chapter 8 Opinion, Identification and Corroboration
Chapter 9 Unlawfully Obtained Evidence
Chapter 10 The Final Hurdle

How to purchase:

1. Webchat

Get straight through to a LexisNexis representative who will quickly process your order!

2. Email to be contacted by an LN representative. Note: All fields are required

3. Call

Call 1800 772 772 to place your order now!

Get straight through to a LexisNexis representative who will quickly process your order!

 
Give Feedback