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The Resource Understanding criminal law, by Joshua Dressler

Understanding criminal law, by Joshua Dressler

Label
Understanding criminal law
Title
Understanding criminal law
Statement of responsibility
by Joshua Dressler
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dressler, Joshua
Dewey number
345.73
Index
index present
LC call number
KF9219
LC item number
.D74 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Understanding series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Criminal law
Label
Understanding criminal law, by Joshua Dressler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Criminal law: an overview -- Principles of criminal punishment -- Sources of the criminal law -- Constitutional limits on the criminal law -- Legality -- Proportionality -- Burdens of proof -- Presumptions -- Actus reus -- Mens rea -- Strict liability -- Mistakes of fact -- Mistakes of law -- Causation -- Concurrence of elements -- Defenses: an overview -- Justifications and excuses -- Self-defense -- Defense of others -- Defense of property and habitation -- Law enforcement -- Necessity -- Duress -- Intoxication -- Insanity -- Diminished capacity -- Attempt -- Solicitation -- Conspiracy -- Liability for the acts of others: complicity -- Criminal homicide -- Theft -- Rape
Control code
45951713
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 volume (various pagings)
Isbn
9780820550275
Lccn
2001029194
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Understanding criminal law, by Joshua Dressler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Criminal law: an overview -- Principles of criminal punishment -- Sources of the criminal law -- Constitutional limits on the criminal law -- Legality -- Proportionality -- Burdens of proof -- Presumptions -- Actus reus -- Mens rea -- Strict liability -- Mistakes of fact -- Mistakes of law -- Causation -- Concurrence of elements -- Defenses: an overview -- Justifications and excuses -- Self-defense -- Defense of others -- Defense of property and habitation -- Law enforcement -- Necessity -- Duress -- Intoxication -- Insanity -- Diminished capacity -- Attempt -- Solicitation -- Conspiracy -- Liability for the acts of others: complicity -- Criminal homicide -- Theft -- Rape
Control code
45951713
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 volume (various pagings)
Isbn
9780820550275
Lccn
2001029194
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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