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Criminal liability: a grammar

Criminal liability: a grammar

Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Ireland (Eire) > Ireland (Eire) > General

Edition Details

  • Creator or Attribution (Responsibility): J Paul McCutcheon
  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): Ireland
  • Publication Information: Dublin : Round Hall Sweet & Maxwell, 2000
  • Type: Book
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Short Description

Lxxvi, 950 pages : ILlustrations ; 24 cm

Purpose and Intended Audience

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

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Bibliographic information

  • Responsable Person: Finbarr McAuley, J. Paul McCutcheon.
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Country/State: Ireland
  • Number of Editions: 9 editions
  • First edition Date: 2000
  • Last edition Date: 2000
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KDK1760
  • Dewey Code: 345.41504
  • ISBN: 1858000580 9781858000589 1858001552 9781858001555
  • OCLC: 44695516

Main Contents

Origins and development
Actus reus
Mens rea
Strict liability
Attributed liability
Relational liability
Diminished responsibility
Legitimate defence
Necessity and duress

Summary Note

Provides a detailed analysis of the principles of criminal liability. This text takes a theoretical approach to the subject, its main emphasis being placed on the way criminal liability is managed by the courts. The principles of liability are examined for consistency and compatibility. '''

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  • Article Name: Criminal liability: a grammar
  • Author: Phillip J. Hammons
  • Description: Criminal liability: a grammar Law of the United Kingdom and Ireland > Ireland (Eire) > Ireland (Eire) > General Edition [...]

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