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Criminal law: the fundamentals

Criminal law: the fundamentals

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland

Edition Details

  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Sweet & Maxwell, 2010
  • Type: Book
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Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Christina McAlhone and Rebecca Huxley-Binns.
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 13 editions
  • First edition Date: 2007
  • Last edition Date: 2013
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD
  • Dewey Code: 345.42
  • ISBN: 9780414042414 0414042417
  • OCLC: 559796969

Main Contents

Introduction. Actus Reus. Mens Rea. Fatal offences against the person. Non fatal offences against the person. Sexual offences. Offences against property I. Offences against property II. Offences against property III. Inchoate offence. Participation in criminal offences. Defences I defences which negate the offence. Defences II defences which justify or excuse the offence.

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This title introduces students to the principles of criminal law by way of clear text. The work enables easy understanding of the subject without sacrificing the detail that is required for a proper understanding. '''

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  • Article Name: Criminal law: the fundamentals
  • Author: Curtis Maule
  • Description: Criminal law: the fundamentals Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland Edition Details Language: English Jurisdiction(s): [...]

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