The Resource Positive obligations in criminal law, Andrew Ashworth

Positive obligations in criminal law, Andrew Ashworth

Label
Positive obligations in criminal law
Title
Positive obligations in criminal law
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Ashworth
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers a set of essays, old and new, examining the positive obligationsof individuals and the state in matters of criminal law
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
345
Index
index present
LC call number
KD7869
LC item number
.A84 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Positive obligations in criminal law, Andrew Ashworth
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1: Is the Criminal Law a Lost Cause? -- 1.1 Distinguishing Criminal Offences by Reference to their Content -- 1.2 The Procedural Distinction -- 1.3 The Functional Distinction -- 1.4 Proceedings and Protections -- 1.5 The Seriousness of Wrongdoing -- 1.6 Equal Treatment, Countervailing Interests and Differential Enforcement -- 1.7 Criminalisation and Sentencing -- 1.8 The Principled Core of Criminal Law -- 2: Criminalising Omissions -- 2.1 The Place of Omissions in the Criminal Law -- 2.2 The Foundations of Legal Duties -- 2.3 A Re-appraisal of Duty-Situations -- 2.4 Omissions Offences and the Rule of Law -- 2.5 The Contours of Omissions Liability -- 2.6 Omissions as Offence-Elements -- 2.7 What Duty-Situations Should Require -- 3: Ignorance of the Criminal Law, and Duties to Avoid it -- 3.1 Is Ignorance of the Criminal Law No Defence? -- 3.2 The Ignorance-of-Law Doctrine and the Principle of Legality -- 3.3 Three Different Contexts for Ignorance of the Criminal Law -- 3.4 What are the State's Obligations? -- 3.5 Some Practical Implications -- 4: Should Strict Criminal Liability be Removed from All Imprisonable Offences? -- 4.1 What is Strict Criminal Liability? -- 4.2 Reasons for Requiring Fault for Criminal Conviction -- 4.3 Serious Crime: Limitations and Exceptions -- 4.4 Imprisonment Without Fault -- 5: A Change of Normative Position: Determining the Contours of Culpability in Criminal Law -- 5.1 Unlawful Act Theory -- 5.2 The Nub of Subjectivism -- 5.3 Moderate Constructivism, Autonomy and the Rule of Law -- 5.4 The Idea of Change of Normative Position -- 5.5 Determining the Effect of a Change of Normative Position -- 5.6 Change of Normative Position by Acting Knowingly -- 5.7 Moderate Constructivism Re-Stated -- 6: The Unfairness of Risk-Based Possession Offences -- 6.1 Risk-Based Possession Offences -- 6.2 Possession Offences and Core Doctrines -- 6.3 Possession as a Form of Endangerment -- 6.4 If Possession is Criminalised, How should it be Sentenced? -- 6.5 Conclusions: Possession Offences and Criminal Law Doctrine -- 7: Child Defendants and the Doctrines of the Criminal Law -- 7.1 Childhood -- 7.2 Children as Moral Agents -- 7.3 The State's Response to Children's Bad Behaviour -- 7.4 The Effect of Childhood on General Defences to Criminal Liability -- 7.5 The Effect of Childhood on Consent -- 7.6 The Effect of Childhood on Mens Rea -- 8: Human Rights and Positive Obligations to Create Particular Criminal Offences -- 8.1 The Range of Positive Obligations under the European Convention on Human Rights -- 8.2 Duty to Secure Article 8 Rights -- 8.3 Duty to Secure Article 3 Rights -- 8.4 Duty to Secure Article 2 Rights -- 8.5 Duty to Secure Article 4 Rights
Control code
ocn863158194
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 221 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306119771
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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543228
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b29276950
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)863158194
  • pebco1306119774

Library Locations

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