This value pack contains:
The LexisNexis Concise Australian Legal Dictionary, ISBN 9780409338447
The LexisNexis Concise Australian Legal Dictionary features succinct plain English definitions, supported by judicial and legislative authority, to provide a key point of reference for practitioners, students and the general reader. The scope, relevance and currency of the terms defined ensure that this work remains the most accurate, authoritative and popular legal dictionary in Australia.
Over 10,000 terms from 100 subject areas
Laying Down the Law, ISBN 9780409336221
Fully revised and expanded, the ninth edition of Laying Down the Law provides an invaluable introduction to the study of law.
Clear and engaging explanations of essential foundation topics include Australia’s legal system and sources of law while discussion of current issues assists readers to understand the context in which our legal system operates.
The comprehensive coverage of precedent and statutory interpretation provides a solid basis for legal study and practice, and the margin glossary identifies, explains and demystifies legal terms. Practical examples and exercises support learning and the development of key skills.
New to the ninth edition is a chapter on the legal profession and professional legal practice and ethics.
About the Authors
Catriona Cook is a Senior Lecturer at The Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London.
Robin Creyke is a Senior Member of the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and is a Professor at the ANU College of Law.
Robert Geddes is an Adjunct Professor in the School of Law, University of New England.
David Hamer is an Associate Professor at the Sydney Law School, University of Sydney.
Tristan Taylor is a Lecturer in the School of Law, University of New England.