The Resource Mental disability, violence, and future dangerousness : myths behind the presumption of guilt, John Weston Parry, (electronic resource)

Mental disability, violence, and future dangerousness : myths behind the presumption of guilt, John Weston Parry, (electronic resource)

Label
Mental disability, violence, and future dangerousness : myths behind the presumption of guilt
Title
Mental disability, violence, and future dangerousness
Title remainder
myths behind the presumption of guilt
Statement of responsibility
John Weston Parry
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Parry, John
Index
index present
LC call number
HV3004
LC item number
.P377 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with mental disabilities
  • Mental health laws
  • People with mental disabilities
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / General
Label
Mental disability, violence, and future dangerousness : myths behind the presumption of guilt, John Weston Parry, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Persons with mental disabilities and the American legal system : a history of discrimination, abuse and mistreatment -- Sanism and America's exaggerated fear of violence -- Sanist words and language in the american legal system : "dangerousness", "the right to treatment" and "civil" versus "criminal" -- Predictions of dangerousness in the courtroom : unreliable, inaccurate and misleading -- Accusations based on the unknowable : predictions of dangerousness in civil and criminal proceedings -- Dangerousness and the unconscionable failure to provide humane care and treatment to persons with mental disabilities -- An extremely suspect classification -- A new system of state and federal laws and public health approaches for persons with mental disabilities deemed to be dangerous : initial recommendations -- Bibliography
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442224056
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860710794
  • (OCoLC)bopeb860710794
Label
Mental disability, violence, and future dangerousness : myths behind the presumption of guilt, John Weston Parry, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface -- Introduction -- Persons with mental disabilities and the American legal system : a history of discrimination, abuse and mistreatment -- Sanism and America's exaggerated fear of violence -- Sanist words and language in the american legal system : "dangerousness", "the right to treatment" and "civil" versus "criminal" -- Predictions of dangerousness in the courtroom : unreliable, inaccurate and misleading -- Accusations based on the unknowable : predictions of dangerousness in civil and criminal proceedings -- Dangerousness and the unconscionable failure to provide humane care and treatment to persons with mental disabilities -- An extremely suspect classification -- A new system of state and federal laws and public health approaches for persons with mental disabilities deemed to be dangerous : initial recommendations -- Bibliography
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442224056
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860710794
  • (OCoLC)bopeb860710794

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