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Published: 19 April 2018

784 Pages


ISBN: 9780198803270

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Complete Criminal Law

Text, Cases, and Materials

Sixth Edition

Janet Loveless, Mischa Allen, and Caroline Derry


  • Clear explanations of the legal concepts that underpin the subject give students a strong base on which to build
  • Extracts from cases and primary materials show at first hand the law at work and will deepen their understanding
  • Thought-provoking thinking points that ask your students' opinion will develop their analysis and show them how to critically evaluate the law
  • Review questions and self-testing tools will help consolidate knowledge and give students the confidence to perform well in assessments

New to this Edition:

  • Coverage of new Law Commission reports on offences against the person and unfitness to plead
  • New case law coverage, including, Ivey v Genting Casinos (UK) t/a Crockfords [2017] (dishonesty); Bowler [2015] (unlawful act manslaughter); Brandford [2016] (duress); Golds [2106], Joyce & Kay [2107], Squelch [2017], Wilcocks [2016] (diminished responsibility); Jogee, Johnson (Lewis) [2016] (secondary participation); Johnson (Wayne) [2017] (knowledge, strict liability); Meanza [2017] (loss of control); Ray [2017] (self-defence)

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