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Published: 12 October 2017

384 Pages


ISBN: 9780198804567

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Care of the Mentally Disordered Offender in the Community

Second Edition

Edited by Alec Buchanan and Lisa Wootton

  • Alec Buchanan and Lisa Wootton lead a global team of contributors bringing together a variety of approaches, practical experiences and expertise
  • Fully updated content reflects the latest developments in the social, administrative and clinical context within which offenders receive mental health care in the community
  • This multidisciplinary text offers both a practical and scholarly approach to the care of mentally disordered offenders, providing you with a framework for best practice as well as a concise discussion of the wider social and ethical contexts surrounding the field

New to this Edition:

  • Several new authors offer fresh perspectives in many key sections of the text
  • Includes new chapters on the treatment of sex offenders and personality-disordered offenders making sure you are abreast of recent key debates in the field

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