The Criminal Trial in Law and Discourse

  • Tyrone┬áKirchengast

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Tyrone Kirchengast
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  3. Tyrone Kirchengast
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 226-252

About this book


This book examines how the modern criminal trial is the result of competing discourses of justice, from human rights to state law and order, that allows for the consideration of key stakeholder interests, specifically those of victims, defendants, police, communities and the state.


criminal justice human rights law police Policy

Authors and affiliations

  • Tyrone┬áKirchengast
    • 1
  1. 1.University of New South WalesAustralia

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