2013

Problem Solving Courts

Social Science and Legal Perspectives

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-7402-9 (Print) 978-1-4614-7403-6 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

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    Pages 1-20

    Social Psychology and Problem-Solving Courts: Judicial Roles and Decision Making

  3. Dependency Specialty Courts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 21-21

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      Pages 23-32

      The Marriage of Science and the Law in Child Welfare Cases

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      Pages 33-53

      Exploring the Value-Added of Specialized Problem-Solving Courts for Dependency Cases

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      Pages 55-62

      Dependency Courts and Science

  4. Domestic Violence Specialty Courts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 63-63

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      Pages 65-82

      Unified Family Courts: An Interdisciplinary Framework and a Problem-Solving Approach

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      Pages 83-112

      Domestic Violence Courts: The Case of Lady Justice Meets the Serpents of the Caduceus

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      Pages 113-130

      Gender Issues in Problem-Solving Courts

  5. Mental Health Courts, Global and Philosophic View of Problem Solving Courts

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 131-131

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      Pages 133-146

      Mental Health Courts May Work, But Does It Matter If They Do?

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      Pages 147-161

      The Past, Present, and Future of Mental Health Courts

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      Pages 163-183

      Mental Health Courts: Competence, Responsibility, and Proportionality

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      Pages 185-210

      The Evolution of Problem-Solving Courts in Australia and New Zealand: A Trans-Tasman Comparative Perspective

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      Pages 211-236

      Problem Solving Courts: Therapeutic Jurisprudence in Practice

  6. Epilogue

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 237-237

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      Pages 239-251

      The Intended and Unintended Consequences of Problem-Solving Courts

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 253-256