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A new edition has been published, the details can be seen here:
Criminal Law Directions 5th ed isbn 9780198811824

Criminal Law Directions 4th ed

ISBN13: 9780198753278
New Edition ISBN: 9780198811824
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780198702283
Published: March 2016
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £29.99

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Do you know the difference between murder and manslaughter? Are you confused by the concept of mens rea and accessorial liability? Criminal Law Directions tackles these and many more questions, introducing you to this exciting area of law. The Directions series has been written with you in mind. The ideal guide as you approach the subject for the first time, this book will help you:

  • Gain a complete understanding of the topic: just the right amount of detail conveyed clearly
  • Understand the law in context: with scene-setting introductions and highlighted case extracts, the practical importance of the law becomes clear
  • Identify when and how to critically evaluate the law: you'll be introduced to the key areas of debate and given the confidence to question the law
  • Deepen and test your knowledge: visually engaging learning and self-testing features aid understanding and help you tackle assessments with confidence
  • Elevate your learning: with the ground-work in place you can aspire to take your learning to the next level, with direction provided on how to go further
An extensive Online Resource Centre provides a wide range of extra resources to further support you in your studies, including:

  • Multiple choice questions
  • Flashcard glossary
  • Guidance on answering the end of chapter exam questions

Criminal Law
1: Introduction to criminal law
2: Actus reus
3: Mens rea
4: Strict, vicarious, and corporate liability
5: Murder and voluntary manslaughter
6: Involuntary manslaughter
7: Non-fatal offences against the person
8: Sexual offences
9: Theft
10: Other offences against property
11: Fraud
12: Drugs offences
13: Defences I: incapacity and negating the elements of the offence
14: Defences II: general defences
15: Inchoate offences
16: Accessorial liability
17: Study skills

Series: Directions

EU Law Directions 6th ed ISBN 9780198816539
To be published July 2018
Oxford University Press
Land Law Directions 6th ed ISBN 9780198809555
Published June 2018
Oxford University Press
Tort Law Directions 6th ed ISBN 9780198805359
Published April 2018
Oxford University Press
Criminal Law Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198811824
Published February 2018
Oxford University Press
Contract Law Directions 6th ed ISBN 9780198797739
Published June 2017
Oxford University Press
Human Rights Law Directions 4th ed ISBN 9780198765882
Published July 2016
Oxford University Press
EU Law Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198754510
Published July 2016
Oxford University Press
Equity and Trusts Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198747628
Published May 2016
Oxford University Press
Contract Law Directions 5th ed ISBN 9780198718482
Published April 2015
Oxford University Press
Out of print
EU Law Directions 4th ed ISBN 9780199685653
Published June 2014
Oxford University Press
Out of print
Intellectual Property Law Directions 2nd ed ISBN 9780199688104
Published May 2014
Oxford University Press
Public Law Directions ISBN 9780199289721
Published August 2009
Oxford University Press