2009

Mental Disorder and Criminal Law

Responsibility, Punishment and Competence

ISBN: 978-0-387-84844-0 (Print) 978-0-387-84845-7 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-10

  2. Mental Disorder and the Criminal Process

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 11-11

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      Pages 13-44

      Depression and the Criminal Law: Integrating Doctrinal Empirical, and Justificatory Analysis

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      Pages 45-78

      Determining When Severe Mental Illness Should Disqualify a Defendant from Capital Punishment

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      Pages 79-102

      Accommodating Child Witnesses in the Criminal Justice System: Implications for Death Penalty Cases

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      Pages 103-115

      Protecting Well-Being While Pursuing Justice

  3. Judgments of Dangerousness and the Criminal Process

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 117-117

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      Pages 119-133

      Capital Punishment and Dangerousness

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      Pages 135-157

      Limited Expertise and Experts: Problems with the Continued Use of Future Dangerousness in Capital Sentencing

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      Pages 159-178

      Psychopathy, Culpability, and Commitment

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      Pages 179-187

      Quagmire Ahead!: The Sticky Role of Behavioral Science in Capital Sentencing

  4. Competence to Face Execution and the Roles of the Psychological Professions

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 189-189

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      Pages 191-204

      Meaningful Consideration of Competence to be Executed

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      Pages 205-230

      Psychological Expertise and Amicus Briefs in the Context of Competence to Face Execution

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      Pages 231-243

      Constitutional Health Care and Incompetency to Face Execution

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 245-248