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UK Fellow, Law, elected in 1993

Professor Andrew Ashworth FBA

About this Fellow


Current post

  • Vinerian Professor of English Law Emeritus, University of Oxford

Past Appointments

  • Vinerian Professor of English Law, University of Oxford, University of Oxford, 1988 - 2013
  • Edmund-Davies Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice, King's College London University of London, 1988 - 1997
  • Vinerian Professor of English Law Emeritus, University of Oxford, 2013


Principles of criminal law 1991

Sentencing and criminal justice 1992

The criminal process 1994

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