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The Resource Assessing risk in sex offenders : a practitioner's guide, Leam A. Craig, Kevin D. Browne and Anthony R. Beech, (electronic book)

Assessing risk in sex offenders : a practitioner's guide, Leam A. Craig, Kevin D. Browne and Anthony R. Beech, (electronic book)

Label
Assessing risk in sex offenders : a practitioner's guide
Title
Assessing risk in sex offenders
Title remainder
a practitioner's guide
Statement of responsibility
Leam A. Craig, Kevin D. Browne and Anthony R. Beech
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Assessing Risk in Sex Offenders: A Practitioner's Guide is a handy resource for forensic practitioners responsible for assessing an managing sexual offenders at risk of recidivism. It covers the risk factors associated with sexual recidivism, evaluates risk assessment approaches and offers guidance on how to conduct forensic evaluations. Written by an expert author team, Assessing risk in Sex Offenders: A Practitioner's Guide examines: The characteristics of sexual offenders; Methodological considerations in measuring predictive accuracy; Static and dynamic factors; Structured risk assessments
Member of
Cataloging source
DG1
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Craig, Leam
Dewey number
364.4/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6592
LC item number
.C73 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Browne, Kevin Dominic
  • Beech, Anthony R
  • Wiley InterScience (Online service)
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  • Sex offenders
  • Criminal behavior, Prediction of
  • Risk assessment
  • Recidivism
  • Evidence, Expert
Label
Assessing risk in sex offenders : a practitioner's guide, Leam A. Craig, Kevin D. Browne and Anthony R. Beech, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-230) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Characteristics of sexual offenders -- Developmental frameworks and functional analysis -- Methodological considerations in measuring predictive accuracy -- Static factors associated with sexual recidivism -- Actuarial and clinically guided measures -- Dynamic factors associated with sexual recidivism -- Treatment and sexual recidivism -- Aetiology and risk -- Implementing risk management policy -- Improving risk assessment estimates -- Strengths based approaches to risk assessment
Control code
ocn264615341
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 249 p.)
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780470018989
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Assessing risk in sex offenders : a practitioner's guide, Leam A. Craig, Kevin D. Browne and Anthony R. Beech, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-230) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Characteristics of sexual offenders -- Developmental frameworks and functional analysis -- Methodological considerations in measuring predictive accuracy -- Static factors associated with sexual recidivism -- Actuarial and clinically guided measures -- Dynamic factors associated with sexual recidivism -- Treatment and sexual recidivism -- Aetiology and risk -- Implementing risk management policy -- Improving risk assessment estimates -- Strengths based approaches to risk assessment
Control code
ocn264615341
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 249 p.)
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9780470018989
Other physical details
ill.
Specific material designation
remote

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