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Vol 21 No 9 Sept/Oct 2016

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Goode on Commercial Law

Edited by: Ewan McKendrick
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Australian Essential Criminal Law 3rd ed isbn 9781876905224

Australian Essential Criminal Law 2nd ed

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ISBN13: 9781876905026
ISBN: 1876905026
New Edition ISBN: 1876905220
Published: November 2003
Publisher: Routledge-Cavendish
Country of Publication: Australia
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

The purpose of this book is to provide a clear and concise guide to the key elements of criminal law. The book is written specifically for law students,primarily at undergraduate level, but it will also be helpful to students studying law as part of their course. Each chapter opens with a checklist of the areas covered in that part of the book, and the following text provides an easily assimilable discussion of the important principles of the topic in question. By avoiding the complexities of many textbooks,Essential Criminal Law aims to provide students with a clear understanding of the law, so that they can then build on their knowledge by reference to recent cases, legislation and academic articles referred to in the texts, returning to this book for revision purposes.

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Introduction; Elements of Criminal Liability; External Elements of Homicide; Murder; Manslaughter; Assault; Rape and Indecent Assault; Common Law Property Offences: NSW and SA; Property Offences in Victoria and the ACT; Complicity, Attempt and Conspiracy; Defences: Insanity and Automatism; Defences: Intoxication, Mistake, Self-Defence ...