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📒Criminal Law ✍ Nicola Padfield

✏Book Title : Criminal Law
✏Author : Nicola Padfield
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2016-07-21
✏Pages : 432
✏ISBN : 9780198778318
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Criminal Law Book Summary : Criminal Law provides a concise account of all the relevant aspects of criminal law in a manageable and thought-provoking way. Underpinned by the author's expert insight, this is an essential introductory guide to criminal law. In an area where case law is so integral to effective understanding of the different legal principles, Criminal Law provides numerous key case summaries to help students remember the key points of law, with an authoritative guiding commentary to help them think critically about and around the subject. Students are able to consolidate their own learning through supporting chapter summaries, further reading, and self-test questions throughout the book.

✏Book Title : A History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales
✏Author : John Hostettler
✏Publisher : Waterside Press
✏Release Date : 2009-01-12
✏Pages : 352
✏ISBN : 9781906534790
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A History of Criminal Justice in England and Wales Book Summary : "An ideal introduction to the rich history of criminal justice charting all its main developments from the dooms of Anglo-Saxon times to the rise of the Common Law, struggles for political, legislative and judicial ascendency and the formation of the innovative Criminal Justice System of today."-back cover.

📒International Criminal Law ✍ Douglas Guilfoyle

✏Book Title : International Criminal Law
✏Author : Douglas Guilfoyle
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2016-03-31
✏Pages : 456
✏ISBN : 9780198728962
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏International Criminal Law Book Summary : This unique textbook provides an accessible introduction to a fascinating subject area. Written with student needs at its heart, innovative features such as 'Counterpoint' and 'Pause for reflection' boxes highlight current debates and areas worthy of more detailed analysis, providing students with the tools they need to develop their knowledge and start thinking critically about the law. Learning outcomes open each chapter, and are complemented by closing summaries to further support student understanding. Structured in four parts, the book first sets out the key international law principles which assume special significance in relation to international criminal law before going on to consider international criminal tribunals, the prosecution of international crimes, and the 'core' international crimes which have been prosecuted to date. Finally, consideration is given to issues such as legal defences and immunities under international law. Written by an outstanding scholar and teacher, this user-friendly text offers a unique approach to the subject area, making it the ideal choice for those new to the subject area. Online Resource Centre This book is accompanied by a free Online Resource Centre hosting links to key international law documents, additional material on the victims of crime, and updates on important developments within the subject area.

📒Criminal Law ✍ Thomas J. Gardner

✏Book Title : Criminal Law
✏Author : Thomas J. Gardner
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2014-01-01
✏Pages : 560
✏ISBN : 9781285458410
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Criminal Law Book Summary : Equipping you with a practical understanding of legal topics, Gardner and Anderson's CRIMINAL LAW, 12th Edition, delivers comprehensive coverage of the major components of substantive criminal law in a remarkably reader-friendly presentation. Its narrative, descriptive approach exposes readers to the language of the law without overwhelming them. A longtime market leader, the book offers complete coverage of the issues and principles that drive American criminal justice today. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒Criminal Justice In America ✍ George F. Cole

✏Book Title : Criminal Justice in America
✏Author : George F. Cole
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2016-09-14
✏Pages : 544
✏ISBN : 9781305966062
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Criminal Justice in America Book Summary : This concise introductory criminal justice text uses an interdisciplinary approach to introduce students to the field's foundations and individual components, as well as to many contemporary controversies in the justice system. Through the use of current issues, such as the Black Lives Matter movement, efforts to reform sentencing and reduce prison populations, and the impact of new technologies, this book highlights societal developments that pose new challenges for criminal justice professionals. Created as an alternative to more encyclopedic introductory texts, this reader-friendly bestseller incorporates ideas, themes, and theories from criminology, sociology, law, history, psychology, and political science. CRIMINAL JUSTICE IN AMERICA, Ninth Edition, teaches students to become better citizens by helping them think critically about what justice means in our society and how individuals can play a role in defining that meaning. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒Criminal Law ✍ Michael J. Allen

✏Book Title : Criminal Law
✏Author : Michael J. Allen
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2017-05-11
✏Pages : 656
✏ISBN : 9780198788676
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Criminal Law Book Summary : Criminal Law, now in its fourteenth edition, has been providing students with a readable and reliable introduction to this fascinating subject for over twenty-five years. This thorough text enables readers to feel confident in their knowledge of the law, while its concise approach ensures that they are not overwhelmed. The author's lively writing style and thought-provoking commentary on judicial and legal decisions means that the text is entertaining as well as accurate. New to this edition is an expanded introductory chapter offering students an in-depth contextual understanding of the principles underpinning the law and the social context in which they function. New end-of-chapter 'The law in context' features expand on this initial investigation offering students further contextual insights into the law under discussion. The text includes other helpful features, including, highlighted case fact summaries, questions, examples, and key points. These features ensure that the information provided is broken down and easy to comprehend. Further reading sections provide students with a carefully selected starting point for further research. In short, any student studying criminal law for the first time should not be without this book. Online Resource Centre www.oxfordtextbooks.co.uk/orc/allen14e/ This text is accompanied by a selection of online resources to support and further student learning, including - DT Multiple choice questions DT Legal updates DT An additional chapter on Misuse of Drugs Act Offences

📒Criminal Justice ✍ Andrew Sanders

✏Book Title : Criminal Justice
✏Author : Andrew Sanders
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press
✏Release Date : 2010-07-15
✏Pages : 818
✏ISBN : 9780199541317
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Criminal Justice Book Summary : This text concentrates on the apprehension, investigation and trial of suspected offenders, overlaying its analysis with a critical appraisal of the system and suggesting pointers to improvement.

✏Book Title : Introduction to Criminal Justice
✏Author : Larry J. Siegel
✏Publisher : Cengage Learning
✏Release Date : 2016-12-05
✏Pages : 736
✏ISBN : 9781305969766
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Introduction to Criminal Justice Book Summary : One of the few bestselling introductory criminal justice texts written by professors who actively teach the course to large numbers of undergraduates each year, INTRODUCTION TO CRIMINAL JUSTICE is uniquely attuned to the needs of today's students and instructors. Now in its sixteenth edition and known for its authoritative, solidly researched content, Siegel and Worrall's text delivers comprehensive, cutting-edge coverage of criminal justice. Extremely student friendly, the text's balanced and objective presentation is packed with provocative real-world examples and the latest developments from the field. Crisp writing, complemented by vivid illustrations, deftly guides readers through the intricate workings of the police, courts, and correctional systems; the concepts and processes of justice; and key policy issues. The book also includes an emphasis on today's criminal justice careers, offering insights from numerous professionals on the rewards and realities of their jobs. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

📒Smith And Hogan S Criminal Law ✍ John Cyril Smith

✏Book Title : Smith and Hogan s Criminal Law
✏Author : John Cyril Smith
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
✏Release Date : 2015
✏Pages : 1316
✏ISBN : 9780198702313
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Smith and Hogan s Criminal Law Book Summary : Celebrating fifty years since it first published in 1965, Smith & Hogan'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. Professor David Ormerod has been joined by Karl Laird to continue the tradition set down by Professors Sir John Smith and Brian Hogan by producing a textbook for a wide legal readership. The text continues to be an invaluable resource for undergraduate students and an essential reference source for criminal law practitioners. Online Resource Centre The text is accompanied by free comprehensive annual legal updates, organized by chapter. Also included is a full bibliography arranged alphabetically and by chapter.

📒Principles Of Criminal Law ✍ Andrew Ashworth

✏Book Title : Principles of Criminal Law
✏Author : Andrew Ashworth
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 534
✏ISBN : 0198765576
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Principles of Criminal Law Book Summary : This new edition of the popular and highly respected Criminal Law textbook, has been revised and completely updated to incorporate all developments in the field of criminal law since 1995. The criminal law is an increasingly complex and fascinating subject. The basic structure of this book on the subject has been retained, as has its emphasis on introducing the criminal law to students through the principles which lie behind, or should lie behind, it. Issues of principle and policy involved in the shaping of law as created by the legislature, courts, law reform bodies, and academic commentators are again dealt with. In this new edition greater emphasis is placed on the growing number of principles stemming from the European Convention on Human Rights. Specific attention is also paid to new developments in the law relating to complicity, provocation and other manslaughters, and to the defence of duress.