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Published: 06 June 2017

672 Pages

9.7 x 6.7 inches

ISBN: 9780198788683

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Smith, Hogan, & Ormerod's Essentials of Criminal Law

Second Edition

John Child and David Ormerod

  • Combines the authority you would expect from a Smith & Hogan title with numerous supportive learning features and an eye on developing analytical and assessment skills
  • The text offers a thorough, accessible, and unique introduction to criminal law for the student reader
  • Over 150 figures and tables aid learning and revision, graphically presenting some of the key concepts and principles of criminal law
  • Key cases are highlighted across the chapters with a brief summary of the main facts and judgment
  • Numerous learning features across the text highlight sources for extra reading, assessment advice, and flag common areas of confusion to avoid
  • Each chapter includes a section on reform including noted academic criticism of the law, furthering students' analytical understanding
  • Each chapter ends with a section dedicated to assessment advice, including how to approach problem questions and correctly apply legal knowledge

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