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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 45 related to Victims' Rights and Victims' Wrongs: Comparative Liability in Criminal Law.   

Felony Murder

Guyora Binder - Law - 2012 - 368 pages
The felony murder doctrine is one of the most widely criticized features of American criminal law. Legal scholars almost unanimously condemn it as irrational, concluding that ...
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The Structures of the Criminal Law

R.A. Duff, Lindsay Farmer, S.E. Marshall, Massimo Renzo, Victor Tadros - Law - 2011 - 248 pages
Criminalization is a new series arising from an interdisciplinary investigation into the issue of criminalization, focussing on the principles and goals that should guide ...
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The Mind of the Criminal: The Role of Developmental Social Cognition in ...

Reid Griffith Fontaine - Law - 2012
In American criminal law, if a defendant demonstrates that they lack certain psychological capabilities, they may be excused of blame and punishment for wrongdoing. However ...
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In the Name of Justice: Leading Experts Reexamine the Classic Article "The ...

Timothy Lynch - Law - 2009 - 246 pages
Leading judges and legal scholars explore the state of criminal law today and offer compelling examinations of key issues, including suicide terrorism, drug legalization, and ...
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A Layperson's Guide to Criminal Law

Raneta Lawson Mack - Law - 1999 - 201 pages
Mack explains criminal law in an easy-to-read format, complete with numerous examples that clarify some of the more difficult concepts. It is designed for anyone interested in ...
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The Role of Emotions in Criminal Law Defences: Duress, Necessity and Lesser ...

Eimear Spain - Law - 2011
The law has struggled for many years with the problem of how to accommodate those who commit crimes due to threats or circumstances. The modern ambivalence surrounding the ...
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Punishment and Freedom

Alan Brudner - Law - 2009 - 360 pages
This book sets out a new understanding of the penal law of a liberal legal order. The prevalent view today is that the penal law is best understood from the standpoint of a ...
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Overcriminalization: The Limits of the Criminal Law

Douglas Husak - Law - 2007 - 248 pages
The United States today suffers from too much criminal law and too much punishment. Husak describes the phenomena in some detail and explores their relation, and why these ...
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Victims in the War on Crime: The Use and Abuse of Victims' Rights

Markus Dirk Dubber - Law - 2006 - 399 pages
The first book to provide a critical analysis of the role of victims in the criminal justice system as a whole. It also breaks new ground in focusing not only on the victims of ...
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Victims' Rights: A Documentary and Reference Guide

Douglas E. Beloof - Law - 2012 - 313 pages
This invaluable one-stop reference source supplies students and general readers with historical and current information on the victims' rights revolution in the United States ...
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