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The Resource Crime, punishment, and mental illness : law and the behavioral sciences in conflict, Patricia E. Erickson and Steven K. Erickson

Crime, punishment, and mental illness : law and the behavioral sciences in conflict, Patricia E. Erickson and Steven K. Erickson

Label
Crime, punishment, and mental illness : law and the behavioral sciences in conflict
Title
Crime, punishment, and mental illness
Title remainder
law and the behavioral sciences in conflict
Statement of responsibility
Patricia E. Erickson and Steven K. Erickson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
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1947-
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Erickson, Patricia E.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1971-
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Erickson, Steven K.
Series statement
Critical issues in crime and society
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  • Forensic psychiatry
  • Insanity (Law)
  • Criminal liability
  • People with mental disabilities and crime
  • Mental Disorders
  • Mentally Ill Persons
  • Crime
  • Insanity Defense
  • Mental Competency
  • Social Behavior
Label
Crime, punishment, and mental illness : law and the behavioral sciences in conflict, Patricia E. Erickson and Steven K. Erickson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-209) and index
Contents
The social construction of mental illness as a criminal justice problem -- Systems of social control: from asylums to prisons -- Competency to stand trial and competency to be executed -- The problems with the insanity defense: the conflict between law and psychiatry -- The "mad" or "bad" debate concerning sex offenders -- Juvenile offenders, developmental competency, and mental illness -- Criminalizing mental illness: does it matter?
Control code
ocn180195571
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 218 p.
Isbn
9780813543383
Label
Crime, punishment, and mental illness : law and the behavioral sciences in conflict, Patricia E. Erickson and Steven K. Erickson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-209) and index
Contents
The social construction of mental illness as a criminal justice problem -- Systems of social control: from asylums to prisons -- Competency to stand trial and competency to be executed -- The problems with the insanity defense: the conflict between law and psychiatry -- The "mad" or "bad" debate concerning sex offenders -- Juvenile offenders, developmental competency, and mental illness -- Criminalizing mental illness: does it matter?
Control code
ocn180195571
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xv, 218 p.
Isbn
9780813543383

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