Homicide law reform, gender and the provocation defence: A comparative perspective

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This book critically examines the operation of the partial defence of provocation in a range of comparative international jurisdictions. Centrally concerned with conceptual questions of gender, justice and the role of denial in the criminal justice system, Fitz-Gibbon explores the divergent approaches taken to reforming the law of provocation.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationHampshire UK
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages315
ISBN (Electronic)9781137357557
ISBN (Print)9781137357540
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes

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