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Defending women who kill

Jacinta Mary Conway

Defending women who kill

an examination of the defences to murder and their failure to reflect the circumstances in which women kill.

by Jacinta Mary Conway

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Published by The Author] in [s.l .
Written in English


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Thesis (D. Phil.) - University of Ulster, 2000.

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Open LibraryOL18581831M

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