Collection of West Indian legal materials in the Commonwealth Caribbean

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University of the West Indies , [Cave Hill, Barbados
Law -- West Indies -- Bibliogr
Statementsponsored by the Ford Foundation ; and undertaken by the University of the West Indies Faculty of Law Library ; submitted by John Dyrud, Law Librarian.
ContributionsUniversity of the West Indies (Cave Hill, Barbados)
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LC ClassificationsKGJ1 .D97 1973
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Pagination[45] leaves ;
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Open LibraryOL16369087M
LC Control Number2007471326

Editorial p 3; Letter to the Editor p 7; Case Notes p 9; Tribunal Membership and Procedural Matters in Commonwealth Caribbean Administrative Law (Francis Alexis) p 23; The Reception of English Law Collection of West Indian legal materials in the Commonwealth Caribbean book Jamaica (C Dennis Morrison) p 43; The Legal and Psychiatric Implications of Ganja Use in Jamaica (Frank Knight) p 52; The Constitution of Industrial Disputes Tribunal in Compulsory Arbitrated.

THE NATURE OF THE LAW AND LEGAL SYSTEMS AND ITS HISTORICAL PRECEPTS 1 1 INTRODUCTION TO LAW AND LEGAL SYSTEMS IN THE COMMONWEALTH CARIBBEAN 3 THE NATURE OF THE LEGAL SYSTEM 3 A West Indian identity. 3 Turn toward other foreign law.

4 The plantation paradigm 4 Striving to be West Indian 5 The vulnerabilities of the legal system to socio. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This text traces the law and legal systems in the Commonwealth Caribbean and its development from the common law system.

The legal and historical sources of law are discussed, covering jurisprudence, custom and law of caricom. The administration of justice is also explored.

(source: Nielsen Book Data). An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video An illustration of an audio speaker. p 75; Select Bibliography of Commonwealth Caribbean Legal Materials (Joan Brathwaite) p 89; West Indian Law Journal Index of Contributors p ; West Indian Law Journal Subject Index p   Commonwealth Caribbean Law and Legal Systems book.

Fully updated and revised to fit in with the new laws and structure in the Commonwealth Caribbean law and legal systems, this new edition examines the institutions, structures and processes of the law in the Commonwealth Caribbean.

THE HISTORICAL FUNCTION OF LAW IN THE WEST INDIES Cited by: is a platform for academics to share research papers. Commonwealth Caribbean Legal Studies: A Volume of Essays to Commemorate the 21st Anniversary of the Faculty of Law of the University of the West Indies Gilbert Kodilinye P K Menon.

Women and the law: a bibliographical survey of legal and quasi-legal materials with special reference to Commonwealth Caribbean jurisdictions and including relevant Commonwealth Caribbean Legislation and Case Material.

Mona, Jamaica: University of the West Indies Press, This guide is intended to assist you with finding legal materials for Commonwealth countries in the Caribbean, independent nations, and overseas territories. In addition, to these jurisdictions, Puerto Rico has been included.

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Each jurisdiction has links for constitutional, legislative, and caselaw materials. This guide will assist anyone seeking help in locating materials held in the Law Collection of the Harry C.

Moore Library. Waiting to Exhale Commonwealth Caribbean Law and Legal Systems Patchett K.W- Reception of Law in the West Indies (part 2) Patchett K W - Reception of Law in the West Indies (part 1).

The Law Library is centrally located within the Faculty of Law. With modern facilities and a developing collection of West Indian and Commonwealth legal materials.

It is considered the premier legal library in the Commonwealth Caribbean. The Law Library has also provided access to a number of international legal databases as well as its own.

With modern facilities and a rapidly developing collection of West Indian and other Commonwealth legal materials, it is considered the premier legal library in the Commonwealth Caribbean.

The Law Library has also provided access to a number of international legal databases as well as its own. See A. Payne, The Politics of the Caribbean Community, –79 (Manchester, ), p. Interestingly, at that time none of the participants were independent states in international law. See, Carnegie, ‘Commonwealth Caribbean Regionalism: Legal Aspects’, Year Book.

CariLaw and vLex Justis. A partnership between the University of the West Indies and vLex Justis has bought together CariLaw’s extensive and exclusive content with the collection of Caribbean cases already available from vLex Justis to create a truly essential resource for law students, academics, legal professionals and government departments.

collection of primary and secondary legal materials (current and retrospective) in both print and the West Indian Commission, established by the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Heads of 2 Rose-Marie Belle Antoine, Introduction: The Anatomy and Context of Commonwealth Caribbean Law and Legal Systems, 29 Nov L.

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Rev.page Scholars teaching and researching at Cave Hill have at their disposal a wealth of West Indian primary legal material not easily available elsewhere in the Commonwealth Caribbean. a West Indian.

Select Bibliography of Commonwealth Caribbean Legal Materials:Part II - Volume 3 Issue - Joan Brathwaite. Most notably the West Indian Law Reports are kept under classmark Q.c We also stock some monographs from the Routledge Commonwealth Caribbean series.

Occasionally material will be shelved in another section if it is a comparative work or the history of the legal system on that island was influenced by another jurisdiciton, so it always. With modern and functional facilities and a rapidly developing collection of West Indian and other Commonwealth legal materials, it is considered the premier legal library in the region.

The book. "Contract Law: A Commonwealth Caribbean Case Book" focusses on contract law, as articulated by the jurists of the Commonwealth Caribbean region. Case law from across the region has been combed to source the cases identified in this text. The jurisdictions from which the cases have emanated span the full breadth of the Commonwealth Caribbean region.

The Commonwealth Caribbean is the region of the Caribbean with English-speaking nations and territories, which once constituted the Caribbean portion of the British Empire and are now part of the Commonwealth of term includes many independent island nations, British Overseas Territories and some mainland nations.

It is also known as the English-speaking Caribbean. Islands of the Commonwealth Caribbean: a regional study Contributor Names Meditz, Sandra W., Hanratty, Dennis Michael, (see Ti U.S.C.) or other restrictions in the material in this collection, except as noted below.

Book/Printed Material Panama: a country. West Indian. Literature & Fiction; CAPE Past Papers; BOOK LISTS. Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School Of Business. Jan Booklist. BUAD Business Law, Corporate Governance & Ethics BUAD Management Information Systems BUAD Marketing Management; BUAD Financial Statement Analysis; INTF International Trade; INTF Global.

Get this from a library. Commonwealth Caribbean tort law. [Gilbert Kodilinye] -- A basic text on torts for law students in the Caribbean, accompanied by extracts from West Indian cases and the most important statutory provisions.

TEXT #1: Introduction Judicial Review In The Commonwealth Caribbean Commonwealth Caribbean Law By Erle Stanley Gardner - # Best Book Judicial Review In The Commonwealth Caribbean Commonwealth Caribbean Law #, bringing together cases and materials on judicial review in the caribbean for the first time this book examines what.

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Posted June 27th, by mukos. last page of this book lists the other published studies. legal specialist at the American-British Law Division, Library of of the contemporary islands of the Commonwealth Caribbean. Ian McDonald (born 18 April ) is a Caribbean-born writer who describes himself as "Antiguan by ancestry, Trinidadian by birth, Guyanese by adoption, and West Indian by conviction." His ancestry on his father's side is Antiguan and Kittitian, and Trinidadian on his mother’s only novel, The Hummingbird Tree, first published inis considered a classic of Caribbean literature.

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24 Jul Although conceived primarily as a text for the LLB degree courses in Caribbean universities, Commonwealth Caribbean Tort Law is also.

This text is designed to give law students in the Caribbean a basic text on torts, accompanied by extracts from West Indian cases and the most important statutory. 13 Aug Tort law is a subject of primary importance in the study and practice of .ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 23 cm: Contents: The emergence of Caribbean Small states --Problems in the international system --Sovereignty and intervention --Options for Caribbean small states --Political union in the OECS --At the crossroads of West Indian history --The relevancy and function of diplomacy --The drugs problem in the Caribbean.Kingston, Jamaica: Ian Randle.

*Harry C. Moore Library Genera l Collection: HQG46 *Harry C. Moore Library West Indian Collection: W HQ G46 A collection of essays by outstanding women of the Caribbean reflecting on the situation of women in the region since the Beijing Conference of