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Criminal law

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Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Monaghan, Nicola (Lawyer)
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Directions (Oxford, England)
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Short Description

XXXI, 390 pages : ILlustrations ; 27 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Criminal law is also useful for lawyers seeking to apply the law to issues arising in practice.

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Nicola Haralambous.
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 28 editions
  • First edition Date: 2010
  • Last edition Date: 2016
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD7869
  • Dewey Code: 345.42
  • ISBN: 9780199564712 019956471X
  • OCLC: 495596009

Main Contents

Introduction to criminal law
Actus reus
Mens rea
Strict, VIcarious, and corporate liability
Murder and voluntary manslaughter
Involuntary manslaughter
Non-fatal offences against the person
Sexual offences
Other offences against property
Defences I : incapacity and negating the elements of the offence
Defences II : general defences
Inchoate offences
Accessorial liability
Study skills.

Summary Note

Criminal Law Directions is written in an engaging and lively manner with an emphasis on explaining the key principles of Criminal Law with clarity. The book includes helpful learning features to guide students through the material in an interesting and informative way. '''

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