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A history of the county court, 1846-1971 [electronic resource] / Patrick Polden.

By: Polden, Patrick.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Cambridge studies in English legal history: Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 403 p.).ISBN: 0511008872 (electronic bk.); 9780511008870 (electronic bk.); 0521622328 (hb); 9780521622325 (hb); 0511050518; 9780511050510; 051117571X (electronic bk.); 9780511175718 (electronic bk.); 9780511495434 (electronic bk.); 0511495439 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): County courts -- Great Britain -- History | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Government -- Judicial Branch | LAW -- Legal Services | LAW -- Civil Procedure | Tribunaux de grande instance -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire | Rechterlijke organisatie | Common law | County court | Geschichte 1846-1971 | Gro�britannienGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: History of the county court, 1846-1971.DDC classification: 347.41/02 Other classification: 86.15 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; TABLE OF CASES; TABLE OF STATUTES; INTRODUCTION; 1 THE MAKING OF THE NEW COUNTY COURTS; 2 AN AGE OF EXPANSION, 1847...1870; 3 AN AGE OF FRUSTRATION, 1871...1914; 4 WAR TO WAR; 5 'PATCHING UP THE COURTS'; 6 CENTRAL ORGANISATION AND FINANCES; 7 JUDGES; 8 STAFF AND BUILDINGS; APPENDIX 1 THE MAYOR'S AND CITY OF LONDON COURTS; APPENDIX 2 COUNTY COURT TOWNS, 1847...1971; APPENDIX 3 STATISTICAL TABLES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX;
Summary: The first full account of the establishment of the County Court in 1846 and its work, through to its reconstruction in 1971. It traces its development from being largely a debt collection agency through to its ultimately far wider jurisdiction as the main forum for most civil disputes.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-387) and index.

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Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; ABBREVIATIONS; TABLE OF CASES; TABLE OF STATUTES; INTRODUCTION; 1 THE MAKING OF THE NEW COUNTY COURTS; 2 AN AGE OF EXPANSION, 1847...1870; 3 AN AGE OF FRUSTRATION, 1871...1914; 4 WAR TO WAR; 5 'PATCHING UP THE COURTS'; 6 CENTRAL ORGANISATION AND FINANCES; 7 JUDGES; 8 STAFF AND BUILDINGS; APPENDIX 1 THE MAYOR'S AND CITY OF LONDON COURTS; APPENDIX 2 COUNTY COURT TOWNS, 1847...1971; APPENDIX 3 STATISTICAL TABLES; BIBLIOGRAPHY; INDEX;

The first full account of the establishment of the County Court in 1846 and its work, through to its reconstruction in 1971. It traces its development from being largely a debt collection agency through to its ultimately far wider jurisdiction as the main forum for most civil disputes.

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A history of the county court, 1846-1971 by Polden, Patrick. ©1999
A history of the county court, 1846-1971 by Polden, Patrick. ©1999
A history of the county court, 1846-1971 by Polden, Patrick. ©1999
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