Texas Criminal Law Principles and Practices, by Dowling, Jerry L.
- ISBN: 9780133512571 | 0133512576
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 1/7/2015
For undergraduate courses in Texas Criminal Law
Criminal Law in the Lone Star State
Texas Criminal Law: Principles and Practices provides an in-depth review of Texas criminal law while highlighting how Texas legal sanctions differ from other states. Its state-specific focus on terminology and laws makes this an ideal text for readers planning to serve in the Texas criminal justice system.
The Second Edition uses historical references and inter-state comparisons to examine the Texas criminal law system in varied contexts. The book uses real world examples of the day-to-day application of laws by law enforcement to connect major concepts to their practical application in the field. A scholarly presentation is balanced by an informal tone, making Texas Criminal Law interesting and easily digestible for readers.