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Criminal Law, Fifth Edition
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Criminal Law: Concepts and Practice, Fifth Edition

Criminal Law

Concepts and Practice

Fifth Edition

Forthcoming January 2022 $165.00 696 pp casebound

Tags: Core Knowledge for Lawyers, Criminal Law

2021 Teacher's Manual forthcoming

Available on Redshelf  Available on Redshelf

 The Core Knowledge content for this book will be available for use in Spring 2022.

Criminal Law: Concepts and Practice is a leader in providing materials that match the skills and values emphasized for developing practicing lawyers. Now incorporating color, the fifth edition incorporates over fifty problems that allow professors to explore the practical impact of the theoretical concepts underlying criminal law. The book challenges students to consider issues of race in the criminal justice system. It retains its international and comparative notes and now includes several new cases and charts to assist students in better understanding the material.

The authors support a website,, that offers podcasts, syllabi, PowerPoints, and other teaching materials that complement the book. In short, the text combines theory and practice and is compact, student friendly, flexible, and high tech.

Assessment content tailored to the book is available via CAP's Core Knowledge for Lawyers platform, access to which is included in the price of a new book.

Complimentary Copy RequestIf you are a professor teaching in this field you may request a complimentary copy.

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