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Published: 23 April 2021

760 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780190940164

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International Handbook of Threat Assessment

Second Edition

Edited by J. Reid Meloy and Jens Hoffmann

  • Written for threat assessors in a range of disciplines, from psychiatry and psychology to law enforcement, security, intelligence, legal, and human resources
  • Covers the latest research in the field including new empirical data, novel approaches to threat assessment, advanced theory, and high profile case analyses
  • Discusses in-depth how threat assessment is the essential model for thwarting public figure attacks, mass murder, workplace violence, honor-based violence, and campus shootings
  • Specialists in threat assessment from around the world make this volume truly international in scope

New to this Edition:

  • New chapters focusing on lone actor terrorism, insider threats, cyberthreats, and the use of artificial intelligence
  • Illustrates ways that everyday people can learn about warning signs for violence
  • Includes updated case studies that reflect the growth of evidence-based research in the field of threat assessment

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