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Palgrave Law Masters: Criminal Law 8th ed isbn 9781137281395

Palgrave Law Masters: Criminal Law 7th ed


ISBN13: 9780230285729
New Edition ISBN: 9781137281395
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780230217133
Published: March 2011
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £23.99



The Palgrave Macmillan Law Masters series is a long-running and successful list of titles offering clear, concise and authoritative guides to the main subject areas, written by experienced and respected authors.

The seventh edition of Criminal Law provides a comprehensive introduction to the basic principles of criminal liability and to the main criminal offences, together with insights into the controversies and debates that surround the subject. The text is written in a clear and engaging style, making the fundamental concepts easy to grasp. This is an ideal companion for both law undergraduate and GDL/CPE students.

This new edition has been thoroughly updated to reflect recent case law and statutory developments. The enhanced layout includes Hot Topic sections analysing the controversial cases of recent years, plus end of chapter summaries and suggestions for further reading.

Subjects:
Criminal Law
Contents:
PART I: BASIC PRINCIPLES OF CRIMINAL LIABILITY
Introduction to Criminal Law
Procedures and Structures of Criminal Law
The External Elements
Causation
The Mental Element
Corporate Crime and Strict Liability
PART II: OFFENCES AGAINST THE PERSON
Assaults
Sexual Offences
Murder
Manslaughter
PART III: OFFENCES AGAINST PROPERTY
Theft
Offences Connected to Theft
Deception Offences
Other Offences Against Property
PART IV: DEFENCES
Denial of Elements of Offences
General Defences
PART V: PARTICIPATION IN CRIME
Accessories
Inchoate Offences;