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Undergraduate Module Descriptor

LAW2139: Comparative Contract Law

This module descriptor refers to the 2020/1 academic year.

Indicative Reading List

This reading list is indicative - i.e. it provides an idea of texts that may be useful to you on this module, but it is not considered to be a confirmed or compulsory reading list for this module.

1. CARTWRIGHT, J and HESSELINK, M. Pre-Contractual Liability in European Private Law (2008)

2. GORDLEY, J (ed), The Enforceability of Promises in European Contract Law (2001)

3. HARTKAMP, A et als., Towards a European Civil Code (4th ed., 2011)

4. International Encyclopaedia of Comparative Law (ed. U.Drobnig) (Vols. VII and VIII, passim)

5. KÖTZ, H and FLESSNER, A, European Contract Law (Vol. I, 1997)

6. MARKESINIS, B, UNBERATH, H and JOHNSTON, A, German Law of Contract (2nd ed, 2006)

7. NEBBIA, P. Unfair terms in European Contract Law (2007)

8. NICHOLAS, B. French Law of Contract (2nd ed., 1992)

9. Principles of European Contract Law Parts I and II (ed. O.Lando and H.Beale, 2000)

10. RADLEY-GARDNER and others (eds), Fundamental Texts on European Private Law (2003)

11. SEFTON-GREEN, R. (ed), Mistake, Fraud and Duties to inform in European Contract Law (2005)

12. TREITEL, G. Remedies for Breach of Contract (1988)

13. ZIMMERMANN, R The new German law of obligations : historical and comparative perspectives (2005)

14. ZIMMERMANN, R. and WHITTAKER, S (eds), Good Faith in European Contract Law (2000)

15. ZWEIGERT, K AND KÖTZ, H. Introduction to Comparative Law (3rd ed., 1998)