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Lawyers, legislators, and theorists : developments in English criminal jurisprudence 1800-1957

Author: K J M Smith
Publisher: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series: Oxford monographs on criminal law and criminal justice.
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Describes the development of the main principles of substantive criminal law during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. This book examines the forces which shaped criminal jurisprudence  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: K J M Smith
ISBN: 0198257236 9780198257233
OCLC Number: 39069542
Notes: Series statement on jacket.
Description: xxvi, 394 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Introductory Observations: Objectives and Limitations ; SECTION I: 1800-1832 ; 2. Legal Theory and Legal Culture ; 3. Developments in Criminal Theory 1800-1832 ; SECTION II: 1833-1907 ; 4. Notions of Subjective Criminal Fault ; 5. Objective and Constructive Criminal Fault ; 6. Excluding the Presumption of Fault: Strict and Vicarious Responsibility - 19th Century Developments ; 7. Moral Agency: The Necessary Characteristics of the Criminal Actor 1833-1907 ; 8. Attempt: Contracting Consequentialism - Expanding the Notion of Criminal Harm? 1833-1907 ; SECTION III: 1908-1957 ; 9. Criminal Fault 1908-1957 ; 10. Moral Agency: the Necessary Characteristics of the Criminal Actor 1908-1957 ; 11. Attempt: Contracting Consequentialism - Expanding the Notion of Criminal Harm? 1908-1957 ; 12. Summary Observations and Speculations: General and Particular ; Bibliography ; Index
Series Title: Oxford monographs on criminal law and criminal justice.
Responsibility: K.J.M. Smith.
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Professor Smith's excellent new book repays a close reading. Michael Lobban, Legal Studies September 1999. Professor Smith's excellent analysis of the historical development of modern criminal law. Read more...

 
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