9780137275205

Criminal Law Today : An Introduction with Capstone Cases

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  • ISBN13:

    9780137275205

  • ISBN10:

    013727520X

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 6/1/1999
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
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Summary

Text written for a Basic Introduction to Criminal Law Course covering everything from the nature and history of criminal law to victims to punishing and sentencing.

Table of Contents

CHAPTER 1: The Nature and History of Criminal Law
xxvi
CHAPTER 2: Criminal Liability and the Essence of Crime
34(34)
CHAPTER 3: Expanding the Concept of Crime
68(22)
CHAPTER 4: Extending Criminal Liability: Inchoate Offenses and Parties to Crime
90(44)
CHAPTER 5: Justifications as Defenses
134(28)
CHAPTER 6: Excuses as Defenses
162(56)
CHAPTER 7: The Defense of Insanity
218(36)
CHAPTER 8: Legal and Social Dimensions of Personal Crime: Homicide
254(34)
CHAPTER 9: Legal and Social Dimensions of Personal Crime: Assault, Battery, and Other Personal Crimes
288(44)
CHAPTER 10: Legal and Social Dimensions of Property and Computer Crimes
332(56)
CHAPTER 11: Offenses Against Public Order and the Administration of Justice
388(46)
CHAPTER 12: Offenses Against Public Morality
434(42)
CHAPTER 13: Victims and the Law
476(48)
CHAPTER 14: Punishment and Sentencing
524(42)
APPENDIX A: The Constitution of the United States of America 566(14)
APPENDIX B: Model Penal Code Excerpts 580(59)
GLOSSARY 639(24)
TABLE OF CASES
663(2)
SUBJECT INDEX 665

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