The Law of Evidence, 5th Edition
By Ian Dennis
The fifth edition of this successful textbook provides thorough analysis of the law of evidence, while placing the subject within its theoretical context.
- Analyses the law of evidence, while placing the subject within its theoretical context
- Presents the information in a logical structure following on from the introduction of the basic concepts through to the exclusionary rules of the law of evidence
- Offers an integrated approach to evidence which includes essential doctrinal analysis
- Takes account of evidence theory, psychological research on information processing and retrieval, socio-legal work on police investigations, and jury research projects.
Contents:Part One: Understanding evidence: The foundations of lawPart Two: Obtaining evidence: Pre-trial procedures and the regulation of access ;Part Three: adducing evidence: Trial procedures and the principles of proofPart Four: Using evidence: The scope and limits of exclusionary rules