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Published: 21 January 2016

352 Pages


ISBN: 9780199568642

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Making the Modern Criminal Law

Criminalization and Civil Order

Lindsay Farmer


  • Offers a new systematic conceptual analysis of the development of the modern criminal law
  • Accessible to those in philosophy, history, law, and social theory
  • Restores a historical context to an often ahistorical framing of fundamental issues of governance, revealing how previous ages continue to influence and have implications for the role and power of law in our time

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