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The Resource Understanding criminal law, Joshua Dressler, Distinguished University Professor, Frank R. Strong Chair in Law, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University

Understanding criminal law, Joshua Dressler, Distinguished University Professor, Frank R. Strong Chair in Law, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University

Label
Understanding criminal law
Title
Understanding criminal law
Statement of responsibility
Joshua Dressler, Distinguished University Professor, Frank R. Strong Chair in Law, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dressler, Joshua
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
The understanding series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminal law
  • Criminal law
  • United States
Label
Understanding criminal law, Joshua Dressler, Distinguished University Professor, Frank R. Strong Chair in Law, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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 (sexual assault)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Seventh edition.
Extent
xxxviii, 603, 14, 4, 9 pages
Isbn
9781632838643
Isbn Type
(softbound)
Lccn
2015033311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)919316412
Label
Understanding criminal law, Joshua Dressler, Distinguished University Professor, Frank R. Strong Chair in Law, Michael E. Moritz College of Law, The Ohio State University
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
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 (sexual assault)
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Seventh edition.
Extent
xxxviii, 603, 14, 4, 9 pages
Isbn
9781632838643
Isbn Type
(softbound)
Lccn
2015033311
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)919316412

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