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An Introduction to the Model Penal Code

Markus D. Dubber


This second edition of this text retains the book’s original aim, approach, and structure as a companion to the Model Penal Code. Reflecting the Code’s attempt to present an accessible, comprehensive, and systematic account of American criminal law, this book unlocks the Code’s potential as a key to American criminal law. The content of the original edition has been revised with citations to primary and secondary materials. The American Law Institute’s ongoing revision of the Code’s sentencing and sexual offense provisions has been taken into account. Also, the analysis of comparative criminal ... More

Keywords: Model Penal Code, criminal law, comparative, criminal law, American criminal law, criminal codes, American Law Institute, Herbert Wechsler, Legal Process, treatmentism

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Print publication date: 2015 Print ISBN-13: 9780190243043
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2015 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190243043.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Markus D. Dubber, author
University of Toronto School of Law

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