Marxist and Soviet Law

The Oxford Handbook of Criminal Law (Markus D. Dubber and Tatjana Hörnle, eds.), Chpt. 14, 2014

Saint Louis U. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-2

34 Pages Posted: 27 Feb 2015

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Stephen C. Thaman

Saint Louis University - School of Law

Date Written: 2014

Abstract

This chapter addresses both the Marxist critique of law before the Russian Revolution and the development of the Soviet Law Structure. It discusses the three main trends in Soviet Criminal Law before elucidating how these trends affected the General Part and the Special Part of Soviet Criminal Codes and overall Soviet criminal policy.

Suggested Citation

Thaman, Stephen C., Marxist and Soviet Law (2014). The Oxford Handbook of Criminal Law (Markus D. Dubber and Tatjana Hörnle, eds.), Chpt. 14, 2014, Saint Louis U. Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-2, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2570530

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