Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 October 2014

568 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199917297

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Violent Offenders

Understanding and Assessment

Edited by Christina A. Pietz and Curtis A. Mattson

  • Includes analysis of a wide range of offender groups including terrorism and law enforcement violence
  • Highlights ethical guidelines when working with criminal offenders with specific emphasis on work with juvenile offenders
  • Discusses research considerations for working with violent offenders and recommendations for study design and participant selection
  • Presents a clear examination of the theoretical underpinnings, legal precedence, related factors, and assessment procedures for examining the construct of violence

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