English Legal System Concentrate: Law Revision and Study Guide

Claire McGourlay; Mark Thomas

If you're serious about exam success, it's time to Concentrate! English Legal System Concentrate is the essential study and revision guide for law students looking for extra marks. The clear, succinct coverage enables you to quickly grasp the fundamental principles of this area of law and helps you to succeed in exams. This guide has been rigorously reviewed and is endorsed by students and lecturers for level of coverage, accuracy, and exam advice. Packed with essential information, key cases, revision tips, exam Q&As, and more, English Legal System Concentrate is also supported by extensive online resources to take your learning further (www.oup.com/lawrevision/): * Pinpoint which areas you need to concentrate on with the diagnostic test * Test your knowledge with the multiple-choice questions and receive feedback on your answers * Improve your essay skills using the outline answers for guidance on what to include and how to structure your answer * Revise the facts and principles of key cases using the interactive flashcards * Learn the important terms and definitions using the interactive glossary * Check that you have covered the main points of a topic using the key facts checklists * Achieve better marks following the advice on revision and exam technique by experienced examiner Nigel Foster


1 Introduction to the English legal system
2 Sources of law I: domestic legislation
3 Sources of law II: case law
4 Sources of law III: effect of EU and international law
5 Court structure
6 Personnel of the English legal system
7 The criminal justice system
8 The civil justice system
9 Funding access to the English legal system
10 The future of the English legal system