Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
xxviii, 217 pages ; 25 cm.
Oxford monographs on criminal law and criminal justice.
Formatted Contents Note
The classification of defences The justification of self-defence Retreat Imminence of harm Self-generated self-defence Killing to protect property Killing to prevent rape Mistake The impact of the European Convention on Human Rights.
Series from jacket.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -209) and index.