Privacy and the Criminal Law

Author: Erik Claes,Antony Duff,Serge Gutwirth

Publisher: Intersentia nv

ISBN: 9050955452

Category: Law

Page: 199

View: 8893

Immigration And Criminal Law in the European Union

The Legal Measures and Social Consequences of Criminal Law in Member States on Trafficking and Smuggling in Human Rights

Author: Elspeth Guild,P. Paul E. Minderhoud

Publisher: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers

ISBN: 9004150641

Category: Law

Page: 424

View: 8049

This book provides a clear picture of the issues of legal and social legitimacy which surround criminal measures relating to trafficking in human beings in six Member States and the EU. It includes and explains the legal nature of the types of measures which have been adopted and the presentation of criminal sanctions and the positions taken by key actors in civil society.

Criminal Law

Author: Joel Samaha

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 1285061918

Category: Social Science

Page: 576

View: 1354

Clear, concise, and cutting edge, Joel Samaha’s best-selling CRIMINAL LAW, 11th Edition helps you apply criminal law’s enduring foundations and principles to fascinating court cases and specific crimes. With a balanced blend of case excerpts and author commentary, the author guides you as you sharpen your critical thinking and legal analysis skills. As you progress through the book, you’ll learn about the general principles of criminal liability and its defenses, as well as the elements of crimes against persons, property, society, and the state. You’ll also see these principles at work in the cases and crimes that illustrate them. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Criminal Law

Author: Associate Professor Criminal Justice Program Washington State University Spokane David C Brody,David C. Brody,Distinguished Teaching Professor School of Criminal Justice University at Albany New York James R Acker,James R. Acker

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers

ISBN: 144969845X

Category: Law

Page: 475

View: 5481

The third edition of Criminal Law introduces readers to the underlying principles, legal doctrine, and rules of criminal law. The innovative and highly student-friendly text uses real-world case examples to contextualize laws and give students a solid foundation in substantive criminal law while guiding them through what the law is, how it evolved, and the principles on which it is based. By studying case materials, students will develop the analytical skills essential to understanding how legal principles have developed over time and how they are best applied to ever-changing factual situations.

Philosophy and the Criminal Law

Principle and Critique

Author: Antony Duff

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9780521550444

Category: Law

Page: 261

View: 5364

Five legal theorists discuss a range of questions on the nature of the philosophy of criminal law.

Bioethics, Medicine and the Criminal Law

Medicine, Crime and Society

Author: Danielle Griffiths,Andrew Sanders

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1107021537

Category: Law

Page: 332

View: 8428

Griffiths and Sanders present a fresh and wide-ranging analysis of the impact of the criminal process on medical practice.

Criminal Law

Author: Nicola Padfield

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198778317


Page: 432

View: 4019

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.

Criminal Law By Storm

Author: Lisa M. Storm


ISBN: 1483433838


Page: 538

View: 2222

Criminal Law By Storm begins with the foundations of law and the legal system, then extensively explores criminal laws and defenses using general state and federal principles, the Constitution, and the Model Penal Code as guidelines. This engaging and interactive textbook will enhance your ability to be successful in academics or a career in law, criminal justice, or paralegal. Lisa M. Storm, Esq. has taught at the community college, four-year, and graduate levels since 1992. Currently, she is a tenured faculty member in Administration of Justice at Hartnell College, a California Community College. She is also an attorney and licensed member of the California State Bar.

Textbook on Criminal Law

Author: Michael Allen

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 0198727429

Category: Law

Page: 603

View: 7792

Textbook on Criminal Law, now in its thirteenth edition, has been providing students of criminal law with a readable and reliable introduction to the subject for the past twenty years. This thorough text enables readers to feel confident in their knowledge of the law, while its concise approach ensures they are not overwhelmed. This new edition has been fully updated to include all of the latest case law and statutory changes. 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. The text includes helpful features, such as, highlighted case fact summaries, questions, examples, and key points. These 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, students at degree level or above, studying criminal law for the first time should not be without this book. Online Resource Centre Regular online updates ensure that the book stays current after publication, and an online chapter on Misuse of Drugs Act Offences ensures that the book caters to a wide variety of courses. Also, a bank of over 100 multiple choice questions will help you test your growing knowledge of criminal law.

Criminal Law

Author: Richard G. Singer,John Q. La Fond

Publisher: Aspen Publishers

ISBN: 9781454815532

Category: Law

Page: 608

View: 6777

Highly respected ADR authors Michael Moffitt and Andrea Schneider bring their considerable experience and expertise to the proven-effective E & E series pedagogy. Dispute Resolution combines introductions to theory with practical exercises in decision analysis, problem solving, and various forms of conflict resolution. Features: Updated and streamlined coverage of arbitration, in light of recent Supreme Court cases Expanded and updated treatment mediation confidentiality, ethics, and the enforcement of mediation agreements Revised materials on Fraud and other negotiation misconduct Includes recent U.S. Supreme Court opinions, state and federal legislative changes, and common contractual modifications Cites and references to principal cases used in most leading casebooks

Cassese's International Criminal Law

Author: Antonio Cassese,Paola Gaeta,Laurel Baig,Mary Fan,Christopher Gosnell

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199694923

Category: Law

Page: 414

View: 2236

Revised edition of: International criminal law, second edition, 2008.

International Criminal Law

Author: Douglas Guilfoyle

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198728964

Category: International criminal law

Page: 456

View: 6951

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.

Ashworth's Principles of Criminal Law

Author: Jeremy Horder

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198753071


Page: 584

View: 7135

Ashworth's Principles of Criminal Law, now in its eight edition, takes a distinctly different approach to the study of criminal law, whilst still covering all of the vital topics found on criminal law courses. Uniquely theoretical, it seeks to elucidate the underlying principles andtheoretical foundations of the criminal law, and aims to critically engage readers by contextualizing and analysing the law. This is essential reading for students seeking a sophisticated and critically engaging exploration of the subject.The text is accompanied by an Online Resource Centre housing a full bibliography as well as a selection of useful web links.

Transnationales Strafrecht/Transnational Criminal Law

Gesammelte Beiträge/Collected Publications

Author: Albin Eser

Publisher: BWV Verlag

ISBN: 3830527454


Page: 711

View: 8192

HauptbeschreibungAlbin Eser, Professor an der Universitnt Freiburg, LLM (New York University), Direktor Emeritus des Freiburger Max-Planck-Instituts fr Auslnndisches und Internationales Strafrecht, Richter am Internationalen Strafgerichtshof fr das ehemalige Jugoslawien (2004 - 2006), Trnger zahlreicher Auszeichnungen, unter anderem des deutschen Verdienstkreuzes erster Klasse und auslnndischer Ehrendoktorate, wie auch Leitungsmitglied in einer Vielzahl nationaler und internationaler Organisationen und Verbnnde. Der Sammelband Transnationales Strafrecht / Transnational Criminal Law stellt einen besonderen Schwerpunkt in dem weitgespannten wissenschaftlichen Ouvre Albin Esers dar. Dieses Werk enthnlt eine Auswahl von 31 deutsch- und englischsprachigen Beitrngen, die in ber die ganze Welt verstreuten ErstverAffentlichungen nicht ohne Weiteres zu erlangen sind. Dem international-rechtlich Interessierten werden so Untersuchungen aus vier Gebieten des Transnationalen Strafrechts zugnnglich gemacht: Strafrechtsvergleichung, Transnationales Strafanwendungsrecht, Internationale Zusammenarbeit in Strafsachen und VAlkerstrafrecht. Albin Eser, professor at the University of Freiburg, LLM (New York University), director emeritus of the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Judge at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (2004 - 2006), winner of several international awards including the Federal Cross of Merit and multiple honorary doctor degrees of foreign universities, board member of numerous national and international organizations and associations.The collection of essays Transnationales Strafrecht / Transnational Criminal Law emphasizes a focal point of Albin Eser's vast scientific oeuvre. The opus contains a selection of 31 articles in German and English. Since they had originally been published in diverse journals around the world, without this publication they could hardly be retrieved. Four different fields concerning Transnational Criminal Law are thus made available to the interested public: Comparative Criminal Law, Transnational Criminal Jurisdiction, International Cooperation in Criminal Matters and International Criminal Law."

Criminal Law

Author: Michael J. Allen

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198788673


Page: 656

View: 3067

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 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

The Oxford Handbook of Criminal Law

Author: Markus Dirk Dubber

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199673594

Category: Law

Page: 1203

View: 3001

Providing scholars with a comprehensive international resource, a common point of entry into cutting edge contemporary research and a snapshot of the state and scope of the field, this Handbook takes a broad approach to its subject matter, disciplinarily, geographically, and systemically.

International Criminal Law: Cases and Commentary

Author: Antonio Cassese,Guido Acquaviva,Mary Fan,Alex Whiting

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199576785

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 592

View: 4910

International Criminal Law: Cases and Commentary presents a comprehensive, pragmatic explanation of the development of substantive international criminal law through key illustrative cases from domestic and international jurisdictions. Presents concise and stimulating commentaries by the leading academics in the field.

General Principles of Criminal Law

Author: Jerome Hall

Publisher: The Lawbook Exchange, Ltd.

ISBN: 1584774983

Category: Law

Page: 642

View: 566

Hall, Jerome. General Principles of Criminal Law. Second Edition. Indianapolis: The Bobbs Merrill Company, [1960]. xii, 642 pp. Reprint available January, 2005 by the Lawbook Exchange, Ltd. ISBN 1-58477-498-3. Cloth. $125. * The standard one-volume treatise based on classic legal-realist principles. As its title suggests, Hall provides more than a thorough overview of the subject; he analyzes the principles that comprise its foundations with an emphasis on their creation and definition by officials. This process is explored in its chapters on legality, mens rea, harm, causation, punishment, strict liability, ignorance and mistake, necessity and coercion, mental disease, intoxication and criminal attempt, as well as its general chapters on criminology, criminal theory and penal theory. Acclaimed when its first edition appeared in 1947, it has been cited regularly ever since.

Card, Cross and Jones Criminal Law

Author: Jill Molloy

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0198753098


Page: 888

View: 6290

With a reputation for being one of the very best introductory texts on the substantive criminal law in England and Wales, Card, Cross and Jones Criminal Law remains a firm favourite with lecturers and students alike. Carefully developed coverage ensures that this textbook will support studentsthroughout their study, helping to advance their understanding of the key principles governing criminal law. Designed for use on undergraduate courses and graduate diplomas in law, discussion of case law as well as hypothetical examples and key point summaries guide students through thetechnicalities of this fascinating area of law. Online Resource Centre:An Online Resource Centre providing web links and detailed updates at least twice a year to help students keep pace with all the latest developments in criminal law.