This book compares the civil and common law approach in determining what sort of conduct the State may legitimately make criminal. Situating the study within the Australian and German context, the book contrasts the Australian system with the German model based on aRechtsgutstheoriea. The work narrows the gaps between the starkly different approaches in the common and civil law traditions towards theory thereby increasing our understanding of criminal law theory.The Questions The interviews with the Australian experts were intended to provide answers to three different sets of questions: 1 . What principles may legitimately limit the scope of criminal law? 2. Why is there no comprehensive discussionanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Limits of Criminal Law|
|Author||:||Mr Carl Constantin Lauterwein|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2013-02-28|