The International Handbook of Psychopathic Disorders and the Law: Laws and Policies, Volume II

The International Handbook of Psychopathic Disorders and the Law: Laws and Policies, Volume II

Editor(s): Alan Felthous, Henning Saß

Published Online: 15 FEB 2008

Print ISBN: 9780470066409

Online ISBN: 9780470772973

DOI: 10.1002/9780470772973

About this Book

Reflecting the work of an international panel of experts, the International Handbook on Psychopathic Disorders and the Law offers an in-depth and multidisciplinary look at key aspects of the development and etiology of psychopathic disorders, current methods of intervention, treatment and management, and how these disorders impact decision making in civil and criminal law.

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Civil Law Issues

    1. Chapter 4

      Should Psychopathy Qualify for Preventive Outpatient Commitment? (pages 61–73)

      Bruce J. Winick, Charles Lo Piccolo, Willy Anand and Lester Hartswick

  2. Part II: Criminal Law Issues

    1. Chapter 14

      Criminal Forensic Evaluations in Germany (pages 201–209)

      Henning Saß, Hans-Ludwig Kröber and Dr. Alan R. Felthous

    2. Chapter 29

      Ethical Considerations Involving Psychopathic Disorders (pages 445–459)

      Henry C. Weinstein, Eraka Bath, Elizabeth B. Ford, Manuel Lopez-Leon and Scott M. Soloway

  3. Part III: Special Issues

    1. Chapter 31

      Culture and Psychopathy in the Forensic Context (pages 473–488)

      Wen-Shing Tseng, Ezra Griffith, Pedro Ruiz and Alec Buchanan

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