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Criminal law: the general part

Criminal law: the general part

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > England and Wales > KD7869

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): Glanville Llewelyn Williams
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: London : Stevens, 1961
  • Type: Book
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Liv, 929 pages ; 26 cm

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: by Glanville Williams.
  • Publication Date: 1961
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 39 editions
  • First edition Date: 1953
  • Last edition Date: 1979
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD7869
  • Dewey Code: 343.0942
  • ISBN: 0420382909 9780420382900
  • OCLC: 1570861

Main Contents

1. The criminal act
2. Intention and recklessness
3. Negligence
4. The unintended VIctim or mode
5. Mens rea as affected by ignorance of fact
6. Strict responsibility
7. Vicarious responsibility
8. Ignorance of law
9. Principals and accessories
10. Mental disorder
11. Drunkenness
12. The principle of legality
13. Incitement
14. Attempt
15. Conspiracy
16. Preventive justice and the rule of law
17. Necessity, impossibility and good motive
18. Duress and coercion
19. Consent, facilitation and official instigation
20. Status
21. Children and young persons
22. Corporations
23. The burden of proof.

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