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Understanding criminal law

Understanding criminal law

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

Edition Details

  • Language: English
  • Jurisdiction(s): England
  • Publication Information: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2008
  • Type: Book
  • Series title: Understandings
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Short Description

IX, 225 pages : ILlustrations ; 24 cm.

Purpose and Intended Audience

Useful for students learning an area of law, Understanding 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: Caroline Buckley and Stephen Buckley.
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Country/State: England
  • Number of Editions: 1 editions
  • First edition Date: 2008
  • Last edition Date: 2008
  • General Notes: Includes index.
  • Languages: British English
  • Library of Congress Code: KD7869
  • Dewey Code: 345.42
  • ISBN: 9780719075056 071907505X
  • OCLC: 183147157

Main Contents

Introduction1. Introducing Criminal Law: The Game2. Elements of a Crime – Part One3. Elements of a Crime – Part Two4. Strict Liability5. What amounts to Murder?6. Involuntary Manslaughter7. Assaults and Relevant Defences8. General Defences (1)9. General Defences (2)10. Property Offences 11. Dishonesty Offences12. Incomplete Offences 13. Skills – Revising and Tackling Exam Questions — .

Summary Note

A detailed overview of criminal law aimed at A2 and undergraduate students — .

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