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Published by Clarendon Press in Oxford .
Written in English



  • Great Britain.


  • Personal injuries -- Great Britain.,
  • Damages -- Great Britain.,
  • Compensation (Law) -- Great Britain.,
  • Social security -- Law and legislation -- Great Britain.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementDonald Harris ... [et al.].
SeriesOxford socio-legal studies
ContributionsHarris, Donald
LC ClassificationsKD1954 .C65 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 412 p. :
Number of Pages412
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3176865M
ISBN 100198275080, 0198275137
LC Control Number83019310

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