5 edition of Perspectives on sex, crime and society found in the catalog.
Previous ed.: 1998.Includes index.
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 134 p. :|
|Number of Pages||73|
nodata File Size: 1MB.
This second edition has been fully updated to take account of the recent 'age of consent' debates and associated measures in the Sexual Offences Amendment Bill, as well as other major reform proposals in sexual offences generally.
1 x 1 x 9. Best Sellers Rank: 17,946,853 in Books• The increasing politicisation of sexual offences will make the text of interest to a wide range of undergraduate students in Law, Criminal Justice, Social Work, Perspectives on sex Studies, Probation and Politics.
The text considers a range of key judicial decisions, including the House of Lords in B v DPP on strict liability and mistakes of age, and the Supreme Court of Canada in Cuerrier on consent and misrepresentation. The book evaluates a range of sexual offences by adopting an interdisciplinary analysis of the various relationships which exist between sexual behaviour, legal regulation, the criminalisation process, punishment, social mores and morality. The second edition of this popular student text provides a comprehensive and up to date introduction to the law pertaining to sexual offences.
1 x 1 x 9.
The increasing politicisation of sexual offences will make the text of interest to a wide range of undergraduate students in Law, Criminal Justice, Social Work, Women's Studies, Probation and Politics.