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  • New and additional questions have been added to case studies throughout
  • Features contemporary case studies, such as the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman case and the 2013 Kermit Gosnell case, as well as updated information on recent events, including the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting.
  • Chapter objectives, review questions, and suggested readings in every chapter to assist readers in focusing on main themes and developing critical thinking skills and comprehension of material.
  • Instructor resources include Lecture Outlines in PowerPoint format and a Test Bank

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780763759131
  • Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
  • Publication date: 8/10/2009
  • Edition description: 2E
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 412
  • Sales rank: 1,261,447
  • Product dimensions: 8.70 (w) x 11.00 (h) x 1.10 (d)

Table of Contents

Table of Cases
Ch. 1 Introduction to the Study of Criminal Law 1
Ch. 2 Constitutional Limits on the Definition and Punishment of Crimes 57
Ch. 3 The General Elements of Crimes 161
Ch. 4 Justification Defenses 241
Ch. 5 Excuse Defenses 281
Ch. 6 Criminal Homicide 331
Ch. 7 Rape and Sexual Assault 419
Ch. 8 Other Crimes against the Person 455
Ch. 9 Property Crimes and Crimes against Habitation 475
Ch. 10 White Collar Crimes 509
Ch. 11 Liability for the Conduct of Another 537
Ch. 12 Inchoate Crimes 553
App. A Case Reporters and Case Citations 589
App. B American Law Institute Model Penal Code [Selected Portions] 595
Index 623
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