Comparative Criminal Law

Oxford Handbook of Comparative Law, 2006

33 Pages Posted: 23 Jan 2006

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Markus D. Dubber

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

Abstract

Comparative criminal law is alternately described as the origin and as the poor relations of comparative legal scholarship. This essay explores the history and uses of comparative criminal law, along with its limitations and its promise, which remains as yet unfulfilled.

Keywords: criminal law, comparative law, comparative criminal law

JEL Classification: K14

Suggested Citation

Dubber, Markus D., Comparative Criminal Law. Oxford Handbook of Comparative Law, 2006, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=876110

Markus D. Dubber (Contact Author)

University of Toronto - Faculty of Law ( email )

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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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