ISBN : 9780198777663
New to this Edition:
Ashworth's Principles of Criminal Law, now in its ninth edition, takes a distinctive approach to the subject of criminal law, whilst still covering all of the vital topics found on criminal law courses. Uniquely theoretical, it seeks to enlighten the reader as to the underlying principles and theoretical foundations of the criminal law, critically engaging 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 online resources housing a selection of useful web links.
1:Criminal law process
2:Criminal law history
3:Criminal law values
4:Criminal law fabric
5:Criminal conduct: Actus reus, causation and permissions
6:Criminal capacity: Mens rea and fault
9:Non-fatal violations of the person