Basic Criminal Law: The Constitution, Procedure, and Crimes, Fourth Edition, offers a comprehensive, well-organized approach to understanding key legal concepts and to developing the essential skills and hands-on experience students will need as they enter the legal profession. The text’s teaching resources include an Instructor’s Manual, PowerPoint lecture slides, and a Test Bank.
Teaching and Learning Experience
- The text is rich with features that guide students through the history of criminal law, the crimes themselves, and specific legal procedures.
- Every chapter offers opportunities to develop the real-world skills that students will need when they enter the workforce.
- The text’s teaching resources are available online to download and include an Instructor’s Manual, PowerPoint lecture slides, and a Test Bank.
Table of Contents
1. What is Criminal Law?
2. What is a Crime?
3. Crimes Against the Person: Murder
4. Crimes Against the Person: Sex Crimes
5. Crimes Against the Person: Other Violent Crimes
6. Crimes Against Property
7. Social Crimes
8. Treason, Terrorism, & Wartime Criminal Justice
9. Crimes Against the State
10. Common Law Defenses
11. Criminal Procedure: Constitutional Rights Before Arrest
12. Criminal Procedure: Constitutional Rights After Arrest
13. Criminal Procedure: The Constitutional Right to Trial by Jury
14. Criminal Procedure: Constitutional Rights Post-Conviction
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