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Smith, Hogan, & Ormerod's Criminal Law 15th ed

ISBN13: 9780198807094
Previous Edition ISBN: 9780198702313
Published: July 2018
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £39.99

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Smith, Hogan, & Ormerod's Criminal Law is rightly regarded as the leading doctrinal textbook on criminal law in England and Wales. The book owes its consistent popularity to its accessible style, depth of analysis, and breadth of coverage.

Over fifty years since the publication of the first edition, Professor David Ormerod and Karl Laird continue the tradition set down by Professors Sir John Smith and Brian Hogan by producing a textbook of unrivaled quality. The text continues to be an invaluable resource for undergraduate students and an essential reference source for criminal law practitioners.

Online resources:

A selection of online resources accompany this text, including:

  • Comprehensive annual legal updates, organized by chapter
  • A full bibliography arranged alphabetically and by chapter
  • A selection of additional online chapters

Criminal Law, External LLB Titles
PART I. General Principles
1: An introduction to the criminal law
2: The elements of a crime: actus reus
3: The elements of a crime: mens rea
4: Crimes of negligence
5: Crimes of strict liability
6: Parties to crime
7: Assistance after the offence
8: Corporate and vicarious liability
9: Mental conditions, intoxication and mistake
10: General defences
11: Inchoate crime
PART II. Particular Crimes
12: Murder
13: Voluntary manslaughter
14: Involuntary manslaughter
15: Further homicide and related offences
16: Non-fatal offences against the person
17: Sexual offences
18: Theft
19: Robbery
20: Offences of temporary deprivation
21: Making off without payment
22: The Fraud Act 2006
23: Other offences involving fraud
24: Blackmail and related offences
25: Burglary and related offences
26: Handling and related offences
27: Forgery (Online Chapter)
28: Offences of damage to property
29: Computer misuse offences
30: Obscene communication and publication offences (Online Chapter)
31: Offences against public order (Online Chapter)
32: Road traffic offences (Online Chapter)