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Published: 20 July 2016

424 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195321203

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Criminal Law

Guyora Binder

Oxford Introductions to US Law

  • Reviews the development of American criminal law
  • Explains its key concepts and persistent controversies in light of its past history
  • Some key concepts include the retributive and preventive purposes of punishment, the requirements of a criminal act and a culpable mental state, and criteria of causal responsibility

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