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Principles and Values in Criminal Law and Criminal Justice: Essays in Honour of Andrew Ashworth

Lucia Zedner and Julian V. Roberts


Celebrating the scholarship of Andrew Ashworth, Vinerian Professor of English Law at the University of Oxford, this book explores questions of principle and value in criminal law and criminal justice. Internationally renowned for elaborating a body of principles and values that should underpin criminalization, the criminal process, and sentencing, Ashworth's contribution to the field over forty years of scholarship has been immense. Advancing his project of exploring normative issues at the heart of criminal law and criminal justice, the chapters examine the important and fascinating debates i ... More

Keywords: Andrew Ashworth, criminal law, criminal justice, criminalization, criminal process, sentencing, accountability, criminal liability, human rights, due process

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Print publication date: 2012 Print ISBN-13: 9780199696796
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199696796.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Lucia Zedner, editor
Professor of Criminal Justice, Faculty of Law and Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford, and Conjoint Professor, Faculty of Law University of New South Wales, Sydney

Julian V. Roberts, editor
Professor of Criminology, University of Oxford

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Part I Criminal Law

1 Ashworth on Principles

John Gardner *

Part II Criminal Process and Human Rights

10 Exploring Entrapment

Mike Redmayne *

Part III Sentencing

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