Criminal Law, Fourth Edition, offers a unique, in-depth analysis of the elements of criminal offenses. Using a logical structure and a lively writing style, authors Claire de Than and Russell Heaton ensure that even the most complicated aspects of criminal law are explained in a clear and engaging manner, allowing students to develop a full appreciation of the fundamentals.
New to this Edition:
Full accounts of recent legal developments, including the reforms to voluntary manslaughter under the Coroners and Justice Act 2009 and subsequent case law
Discussion of recent cases and reform proposals in many fields, including manslaughter, joint enterprise, sexual offenses, and defenses
Additional flowcharts and diagrams that help students understand complex areas of the law