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Torts: Summaries and Explanations

Get started with these books aimed at law school students.

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The Law of Torts, 2d ed. - Dan B. Dobbs
Call Number: Law School KF1250 .D59 2011
ISBN: 0314253483
Publication Date: 2011
Practitioner Treatise Series

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Torts, 5th ed. - William L. Prosser; Page Keeton (Editor); Dan B. Dobbs; Robert E. Keeton; David G. Owen
Call Number: Reserve KF1250 .P73 1984
ISBN: 0314748806
Publication Date: 1984
Hornbook Series, Student ed.

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Torts Stories - Robert L. Rabin and Stephen D. Sugarman et. al.
Call Number: Law School Reserve KF1250 .T66x 2003
ISBN: 158778503X
Publication Date: 2003

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Understanding Torts, 4th ed. - John L. Diamond; Lawrence C. Levine; Anita Bernstein
Call Number: Law School KF1250 .D5 2010
ISBN: 1422476456
Publication Date: 2010-08-09

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The Law of Torts: Examples & Explanations, 4th ed. - Joseph W. Glannon
Call Number: Law School Reserve KF1250.Z9 G58 2010
ISBN: 0735588740
Publication Date: 2010

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Torts in a Nutshell, 5th ed. - Edward J. Kionka
Call Number: Law School KF1250.Z9 K53 2010x
ISBN: 0314195009
Publication Date: 2010

 

Torts in Depth

Go deeper with these leading works on torts or search the HOLLIS catalog for more sources.

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The American Law of Torts - Stuart M. Speiser, Charles F. Krause, Alfred W. Gans
Call Number: Law School KF1250 .S568 1983
Publication Date: 1983-

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Modern Tort Law: Liability and Litigation 2d - J. D. Lee and Barry A. Lindahl  Icon
Call Number: KF1250 .L44 2002x
Publication Date: 2002-
Available in print or via Westlaw

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Tort Law Desk Reference: A Fifty-State Companion - Morton F. Daller
Call Number: Law School KF1250.Z95 T645
ISBN: 1454809825
Publication Date: Annual

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Restatement of the Law, Second, Torts 2d - American Law Institute  Icon  Icon
Call Number: Law School KF1249.A4 R47
Publication Date: 1965-
Available in print or via Westlaw, LexisNexis, or HeinOnline

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Restatement of the Law (3d) Torts - Apportionment of Liability - American Law Institute  Icon  Icon
Call Number: KF 1249.A4 R4774x 2000
Publication Date: 2000
Available in print or via Westlaw, LexisNexis, or HeinOnline

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Restatement of the Law (3d) Torts - Products Liability - American Law Institute  Icon  Icon
Call Number: Law School KF1296 .R476x 1998
Publication Date: 1998
Available in print or via Westlaw, LexisNexis, or HeinOnline

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Restatement of the Law (3d) Torts - Liability for Physical and Emotional Harm - American Law Institute  Icon  Icon
Call Number: Law School KF1286 .R473x 2010
Publication Date: 2010
Available in print or via Westlaw, LexisNexis, or HeinOnline.

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