Research Handbook on Unjust Enrichment and Restitution

Research Handbooks in Private and Commercial Law series

Edited by Elise Bant, Professor of Private Law and Commercial Regulation, UWA Law School, The University of Western Australia and Professorial Fellow, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, Kit Barker, Professor of Law, TC Beirne School of Law, University of Queensland and Simone Degeling, Professor of Law, Faculty of Law, University of New South Wales, Australia

This comprehensive yet accessible Research Handbook offers an expert guide to the key concepts, principles and debates in the modern law of unjust enrichment and restitution.

‘This impressive collection of chapters by leading private law scholars offers an ideal guide to the basic doctrine of this important branch of the law, to its history and to various controversies concerning its analytical structure and philosophical foundations. A consistently excellent and accessible treatment of this subject with all of its challenges and complexities on full display. It is unquestionably a major contribution to the literature of unjust enrichment and restitution.’
– John D. McCamus, York University, Canada

‘This book is exactly what a Research Handbook should be. It addresses an area of private law that continues to grow in importance worldwide. Many of the top scholars in the field are represented. The book also spans a variety of modern approaches to private law, including legal philosophy, economics and comparative law.’
– Emily Sherwin, Cornell Law School, US

2020 544 pp Hardback 978 1 78811 425 7 £195.00 £175.50 $290.00 $261.00

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