Book 2005

Fundamentals of Forensic Practice

Mental Health and Criminal Law

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ISBN: 978-0-387-25226-1 (Print) 978-0-387-25227-8 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Foundations of Practice

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-19

      Clinical and Legal Framework

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      Pages 21-55

      Malingering and Deception in Criminal Evaluations

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      Pages 57-81

      The Nature of Experts and Their Testimony

  3. Specific Criminal Issues

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Pages 85-111

      Forensic Determinations of Diversion and Bail

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      Pages 113-149

      Miranda and Beyond: Competencies Related to Police Investigations

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      Pages 151-180

      Competency to Stand Trial

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      Pages 181-214

      The Insanity Defense

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      Pages 215-258

      Beyond Insanity: Other Issues of Criminal Responsibility

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      Pages 259-309

      Sentencing Recommendations and Capital Issues

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      Pages 311-333

      Competency to be Executed and Other Post-Conviction Relief Issues

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      Pages 335-365

      Sexual Predator Determinations

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      Pages 367-387

      Integration: Themes in Criminal Forensic Practice

  4. Back Matter

    Pages 389-445