Criminal law in a nutshell /

"This guide helps you gain an overview of and develop perspective on the area of criminal law. It is organized into eight sections for quick reference. Expert discussion explores punishment, specific crimes, and the ingredients of a crime such as mens rea and actus reus. Other topics covered in...

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Main Author: Loewy, Arnold H. (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: St. Paul, MN : West Academic Publishing, 2020
Edition:Sixth edition
Series:Nutshell series
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245 1 0 |a Criminal law in a nutshell /  |c Arnold H. Loewy, George Killam Chair in Criminal Law, Texas Tech University School of Law 
246 1 8 |a Criminal law 
250 |a Sixth edition 
260 |a St. Paul, MN :  |b West Academic Publishing,  |c 2020 
300 |a xxviii, 333 pages ;  |c 19 cm 
490 1 |a Nutshell series 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references 
505 0 |a Punishment -- Homicide -- Causation -- Rape -- Other crimes against the person -- Self-defense and related defenses -- Crimes against property -- Mens rea (intent) -- Actus reus -- Insanity -- Other defenses -- Burden of proof -- Presumptions and inferences -- Attempt -- Accountability for the acts of others -- Conspiracy -- Corporate criminal liability -- Limitations of the criminal law 
520 |a "This guide helps you gain an overview of and develop perspective on the area of criminal law. It is organized into eight sections for quick reference. Expert discussion explores punishment, specific crimes, and the ingredients of a crime such as mens rea and actus reus. Other topics covered include special defenses, the burden of proof, and inchoate and group criminality. It also reflects on the limitations of criminal law." --  |c Provided by publisher 
650 0 |a Criminal law  |z United States 
775 0 8 |i Revision of:  |a Loewy, Arnold H.  |t Criminal law in a nutshell.  |b Fifth edition.  |d St. Paul, MN : West, a Thomson Reuters business, [2009]  |z 9781628106947  |w (OCoLC)827930612 
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