This book is the most user-friendly of all the criminal law books currently available in Australia. This is the only book that deals comprehensively with the criminal law in all Australian states and territories. Unlike the other criminal law books available to Australian law lecturers, it is both a casebook and textbook.
Contents: Pt. 1. Overview -- Pt. 2. Homicide -- Pt. 3. Assault -- Pt. 4. Property offences -- Pt. 5. The Doctrine of strict liability -- Pt. 6. The inchoate offences -- Pt. 7. Participatory liability -- Pt. 8. The general defences.