Law Express: Criminal Law, 7th edition

Series
Pearson
Author
Emily Finch / Stefan Fafinski  
Publisher
Pearson
Cover
Softcover
Edition
7
Language
English
Total pages
336
Pub.-date
August 2018
ISBN13
9781292210148
ISBN
1292210141
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·    Gain higher marks with tips for advanced thinking and further discussions.

·    Avoid common pitfalls with Don’t be tempted to.

·    Practice answering sample questions and discover additional resources on the Companion website.

 

 

Table of Contents

Contents

 

Acknowledgements vii

Introduction viii

Guided tour x

Table of cases and statutes xii

Chapter 1: Elements of criminal liability 1

Chapter 2: Actus reus 15

Chapter 3: Mens rea 33

Chapter 4: Inchoate offences 49

Chapter 5: Accessorial liability 65

Chapter 6: Murder 83

Chapter 7: Voluntary manslaughter 93

Chapter 8: Involuntary manslaughter 113

Chapter 9: Non-fatal offences 129

Chapter 10: Sexual offences 157

Chapter 11: Criminal damage 173

Chapter 12: Theft 187

Chapter 13: Theft-related offences 205

Chapter 14: Fraud 219

Chapter 15: Insanity and automatism 237

Chapter 16: Intoxication 249

Chapter 17: Self-defence 261

Chapter 18: Duress 275

And finally, before the exam . . . 287

Glossary of terms 297

Index 301

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Emily Finch and Stefan Fafinski are authors of a number of bestselling and student-friendly resources. 

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Emily Finch and Stefan Fafinski are authors of a number of bestselling and student-friendly resources.