Accidents, compensation and the law

Conaghan, Joanne and Mansell, Wade (1998) Accidents, compensation and the law. Journal of Law and Society, 25 (2). pp. 284-93. ISSN 0263-323X. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

Reviews the criticisms raised by Professor Patrick Atiyah against the 1970 tort system in New Zealand. Information on his book `The Damages Lottery'; Discussion on tort as a mechanism for compensating injury; View of Atiyah towards the blame culture of the 1960s and 1970s.

Item Type: Review
Subjects: K Law
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > Kent Law School
Depositing User: I. Ghose
Date Deposited: 02 Apr 2009 18:56
Last Modified: 30 May 2014 09:01
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/17656 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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