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Constructing dangerousness

Christopher D. Webster

Constructing dangerousness

scientific, legal, and policy implications

by Christopher D. Webster

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Published by Centre of Criminology, University of Toronto in Toronto .
Written in

  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Recidivists -- Canada.,
    • Mentally ill offenders -- Canada.,
    • Violence (Law) -- Canada.,
    • Criminal psychology.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statementby Christopher Webster, Bernard Dickens, Susan Addario.
      SeriesResearch report of the Centre of Criminology, University of Toronto ;, 22
      ContributionsDickens, Bernard M., 1937-, Addario, Susan, 1954-
      LC ClassificationsKE8822 .W43 1985
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxvii, 161 p. ;
      Number of Pages161
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2610833M
      ISBN 100919584624
      LC Control Number85173421

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        Throughout the book, the content reflects the authors' passion and enjoyment while simultaneously conveying their seriousness and professionalism. One of the more thought-provoking chapters, “Social Construction of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Dangerousness,” addresses attacks to our diagnostic nosology. dangerousness as the primary consideration in commitment. Wyatt v. Stickney (), Donaldson v. O'Connor (), and Dixon v. Weinberger () elaborated the concept of dangerousness as the prime criterion in safeguarding the patient's right to treatment (or detention) utilizing the least restrictive alternatives.

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