OverviewSentencing in Australia Sixth Edition is the most up-to-date explanation available of sentencing law and practice across Australia. The new edition of this national work strengthens its position as the preferred treatment of the subject. Sentencing matters consume most court of appeal work and this title provides a thorough, coherent and much-needed treatment of this complex subject, which involves a wide range of interacting factors. This work evaluates the many and diverse developments in sentencing matters over the past year, including High Court and other superior court decisions, and important legislative changes. On the basis of its currency, national scope and authoritative content, Sentencing in Australia Sixth Edition is the logical choice in each Australian jurisdiction, for practitioners and law students alike.