Introduction: Comparative Criminal Law

THE HANDBOOK OF COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW, Kevin Heller & Markus Dubber, eds., Stanford University Press, 2010

11 Pages Posted: 12 Dec 2010

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Kevin Jon Heller

University of Copenhagen (Centre for Military Studies); Australian National University

Markus D. Dubber

University of Toronto - Faculty of Law; University of Toronto - Centre for Ethics

Abstract

This essay provides an introductory overview of the project of comparative criminal law in general and of the contributions to the Handbook of Comparative Criminal Law in particular, highlighting common themes, conceptual frameworks, and opportunities for further comparative analysis.

Keywords: comparative law, criminal law, comparative criminal law, international law, international criminal law, international criminal court, criminal law theory

JEL Classification: K14, K33

Suggested Citation

Heller, Kevin Jon and Dubber, Markus D., Introduction: Comparative Criminal Law. THE HANDBOOK OF COMPARATIVE CRIMINAL LAW, Kevin Heller & Markus Dubber, eds., Stanford University Press, 2010, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1723106

Kevin Jon Heller (Contact Author)

University of Copenhagen (Centre for Military Studies) ( email )

Denmark

Australian National University ( email )

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory 2601
Australia

Markus D. Dubber

University of Toronto - Faculty of Law ( email )

78 and 84 Queen's Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C5
Canada

HOME PAGE: http://www.law.utoronto.ca/faculty-staff/full-time-faculty/markus-dubber

University of Toronto - Centre for Ethics ( email )

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Toronto, Ontario M5S 1H8
Canada

HOME PAGE: http://ethics.utoronto.ca

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