Black's Law Dictionary (10ed)

Black's Law Dictionary (10ed)
Black's Law Dictionary (10ed)
Garner, B
9780314613004
30/06/2014
10
£64.00
Hb
Westlaw Group

For more than a century, Black's Law Dictionary has been the gold standard for the language of law. Today, it's the most widely cited law book in the world.

By Editor in Chief Bryan A Garner, the world's leading legal lexicographer, the 10th Edition is the most authoritative, comprehensive law dictionary ever published. It contains more than 50,000 terms and includes:-

  • More than 7,500 terms new to this edition, including affluenza defense, bioweapon, cryptanalysis, gazump, hacker, legaldygook, intrapreneur, mommy track, one-bite rule, psephology, unperson, and zero-tolerance law
  • 16,000 new definitions and expanded bibliographic coverage, with more than twice as many sources quoted and cited than in the 9th Edition
  • Earliest usage dates in English-language contexts for nearly all terms (Black's is the only legal dictionary with this feature)
  • Trusted authority – every term has been reviewed for accuracy by attorneys across the country
  • Definitions of more than 1,000 law-related abbreviations and acronyms
  • Pronunciation guidance
  • Thoroughly reviewed and edited Latin maxims, with 900 new maxims add