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Criminal law

Criminal law

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD7862

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Lisa Cherkassky
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Taylor & Francis Ltd., 2012
  • Publication Type (Medium): Electronic books, Study guides
  • Material: Document, Internet resource
  • Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
  • Series title: Course notes (London, England)
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Print version: Cherkassky, Lisa. Course Notes: Criminal Law. London: Taylor & Francis Ltd, ©2012

Short Description

1 online resource (372 pages).

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: Lisa Cherkassky.
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 5 editions
  • First edition Date: 2012
  • Last edition Date: 2012
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD7862
  • Dewey Code: 345.41
  • ISBN: 9781444146554 1444146556
  • OCLC: 799763144

Main Contents

Cover; Book title; Contents; Guide to the book; Guide to the website; Acknowledgments; Preface; Table of cases; Table of statutes; 1: Introduction to criminal law; 2: Actus reus and causation; 3: Mens rea; 4: Strict liability; 5: Parties to a crime; 6: Capacity; 7: General defences; 8: Homicide; 9: Non-fatal offences against the person; 10: Sexual offences; 11: Theft; 12: Robbery, burglary and other offences under the Theft Acts; 13: Fraud; 14: Criminal damage; Glossary.

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If you wish to locate similar books to “Criminal law”, they can be found under the 345.41 in a public library, and the Library of Congress call numbers starting with KD7862 in most university libraries. If you wish to look up similar titles to “Criminal law” in an on-line library catalog, the official Library of Congress Subject Headings under which they can be found are:

Criminal law
Criminal law–Examinations
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Criminal law

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