Nicholas Underhill, Review of Jane Stapleton, Three Essays on Torts

“These essays are based on Professor Stapleton’s 2018 Clarendon lectures. The first – ‘Taking the Judges Seriously v Grand Theories’ – argues for a style of tort scholarship founded in a thorough analysis of judicial decisions, which Professor Stapleton labels ‘Reflexive Tort Scholarship’, as opposed to an approach which attempts to force the case law into a restrictive theoretical straitjacket. The second two essays illustrate the ‘reflexive’ approach by addressing some specific current problems in tort law …”

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Sir Nicholas Underhill, Review of Jane Stapleton, Three Essays on Torts, (2022) 138 Law Quarterly Review (Jan) 154-156.

First posted 2021-11-29 10:00:59

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