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The Resource A sociology of the mentally disordered offender, Tom Mason and David Mercer

A sociology of the mentally disordered offender, Tom Mason and David Mercer

Label
A sociology of the mentally disordered offender
Title
A sociology of the mentally disordered offender
Statement of responsibility
Tom Mason and David Mercer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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1950-2011.,
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Mason, Tom
Dewey number
364.3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1957-
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Mercer, David
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  • Offenders with mental disabilities
  • Offenders with mental disabilities
  • People with mental disabilities and crime
  • Mentally ill offenders
  • Mentally ill offenders
Label
A sociology of the mentally disordered offender, Tom Mason and David Mercer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
First published 1999 by Pearson Education Limited
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [175]-192) and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Theoretical overview -- 3. The relationship between criminal behaviour and mental disorder -- 4. The social construction of the dangerous offender -- 5. Systems of services and structures of power -- 6. Service development : capture, contagion and community -- 7. Treatment and management from a social perspective -- 8. Re-offense and recidivism -- 9. Conclusions : contemporary picture and future problems
Control code
9781315840413
Extent
1 online resource (x, 195 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317882794
Other control number
10.4324/9781315840413
System control number
(OCoLC)881510655
Label
A sociology of the mentally disordered offender, Tom Mason and David Mercer
Publication
Note
First published 1999 by Pearson Education Limited
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [175]-192) and index
Contents
1. Introduction -- 2. Theoretical overview -- 3. The relationship between criminal behaviour and mental disorder -- 4. The social construction of the dangerous offender -- 5. Systems of services and structures of power -- 6. Service development : capture, contagion and community -- 7. Treatment and management from a social perspective -- 8. Re-offense and recidivism -- 9. Conclusions : contemporary picture and future problems
Control code
9781315840413
Extent
1 online resource (x, 195 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781317882794
Other control number
10.4324/9781315840413
System control number
(OCoLC)881510655

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