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Law and Psychology : International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory. Schools, 16 - Martin P. Levine

Law and Psychology

International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory. Schools, 16


Published: 1st December 1995
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This Major Reference series brings together a wide range of key international articles in law and legal theory. Many of these essays are not readily accessible, and their presentation in these volumes will provide a vital new resource for both research and teaching. Each volume is edited by leading international authorities who explain the significance and context of articles in an informative and complete introduction.

Series Preface
Social Science Research in Law: A New Paradigmp. 3
Law and the Fireside Inductions (with Postscript): Some Reflections of a Clinical Psychologistp. 11
Putting Mental Health into Mental Health Law: Therapeutic Jurisprudencep. 41
Psychological Jurisprudence and Radical Social Changep. 53
The Right to Treatmentp. 63
Civil Liberties and the Mentally Illp. 71
The Tarasoff Decisions: Suing Psychotherapists to Safeguard Societyp. 89
Toward a Model of the Legal Doctrine of Informed Consentp. 111
Dangerousness, Confidentiality, and the Duty to Warnp. 117
Seclusion and Restraint: Lessons from Law, Psychiatry, and Psychologyp. 121
Treatment of the Mentally Ill: Legal Advocacy Enters the Second Generationp. 131
The Right to Refuse Treatment With Antipsychotic Medications: Retrospect and Prospectp. 137
The Concept of Boundaries in Clinical Practice: Theoretical and Risk-Management Dimensionsp. 145
The Psychological Consequences of Judicial Procedures: Implications for Civil Commitment Hearingsp. 155
Sanism, Social Science, and the Development of Mental Disability Law Jurisprudencep. 169
Informed Consent - Must It Remain A Fairy Tale?p. 189
Abolish the "Insanity Defense"p. 215
A Psychoanalysis of the Insanity Plea - Clues to the Problems of Criminal Responsibility and Insanity in the Death Cellp. 239
Responsibility for Unconsciously Motivated Actionp. 257
The Moral Basis of the Insanity Defensep. 283
Mental Disorder and Violent Behavior: Perceptions and Evidencep. 287
Self-Analysis and Judicial Thinkingp. 301
Some Psychological Aspects of Teaching Professional Responsibilityp. 311
How the Law School Fails: A Polemicp. 335
Law and Mental Health Professionals: The Limits of Expertisep. 357
A Theory of Procedurep. 369
Ethics, Power, and Advocacy: Psychologists in the Criminal Justice Systemp. 395
Ten Years in the Life of an Expert Witnessp. 417
The Expert Witness in Psychology and Psychiatryp. 441
To Tell What We Know or Wait for Godot?p. 447
Psychoanalysis and Jurisprudencep. 463
The Dialogue of Heart and Headp. 489
The Reality of Repressed Memoriesp. 515
Name Indexp. 535
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ISBN: 9780814750643
ISBN-10: 0814750648
Series: International Library of Essays in Law and Legal Theory. Schools, 16
Audience: General
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 1st December 1995
Publisher: New York University Press
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.78  x 4.45
Weight (kg): 1.2