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Mentally Disordered Offenders: Perspectives from Law and Social Science

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In its narrowest sense, "mentally disordered offender" refers to the approximately twenty thousand persons per year in the United States who are institutionalized as not guilty by reason of insanity, incompetent to stand trial, and mentally disordered sex offenders, as well as those prisoners transferred to mental hospitals. The real importance of mentally disordered offenders, however, may not lie in this figure. Rather, it may reside in the symbolic role that mentally disordered offenders play for the rest of the legal ...

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Mentally Disordered Offenders: Perspectives from Law and Social Science
2013, Springer-Verlag New York Inc., New York

ISBN-13: 9781489903532

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Mentally Disordered Offenders: Perspectives from Law and Social Science
1983, Springer, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780306411519

1983 edition

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