"First published 2008 by Ashgate Publishing"--t.p. verso. Most of the papers were presented at a conference on criminal liability for non-aggressive death, Leicester, England, April 2007.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Introduction / C.M.V. Clarkson and Sally Cunningham 2. Homicide reform and the changing character of legal thought / Jeremy Horder 3. The limits of manslaughter / Victor Tadros 4. Whose luck is it anyway? / R.A. Duff 5. Corporate manslaughter : need for a special offence? / C.M.V. Clarkson 6. Vehicular homocide : need for a special offence? / Sally Cunningham 7. Mum's not the word : an analysis of Section 5, Domestic Violence, Crime and Victims Act 2004 / Jonathan Herring 8. Medical killing : need for a specific offence? / Oliver Quick 9. Dealing with drug-induced homicide / William Wilson 10. Manslaughter versus special homicide offences : an Australian perspective / Stanley Yeo 11. 'Manslaughter' : generic or nominate offences? / Andrew Ashworth.