Lacey, Wells and Quick Reconstructing criminal law : text and materials

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Full title: Lacey, Wells and Quick Reconstructing criminal law : text and materials / Celia Wells, Oliver Quick.
Alternative titles: Reconstructing criminal law
Reconstructing criminal law.
Main author: Wells, Celia.
Other authors: Quick, Oliver.
Lacey, Nicola.
Format: Book           
Edition: 4th ed.


Table of Contents:
  • Images of criminal law
  • Criminal laws in context
  • Foundations of criminal law
  • Social and political constructions of disorder
  • Securing order : pre-emptive measures
  • Public order : control mechanisms
  • Criminal law and justice : emerging themes
  • Offences against the person
  • Drug and alcohol abuse : legal constructions of a social problem
  • Offence preparation and participation
  • Defining and defending private property
  • Constructing property in criminal law
  • Property rights and criminal enforcement
  • The social construction of sexuality and bodily autonomy
  • Sexual violence
  • Regulating sexuality
  • Criminalising healthcare choices
  • The social construction of violence and personal harm
  • The criminal regulation of public safety
  • Homicide : boundary issues
  • Murder and manslaughter.