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- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
In Sexual Aggression Against Children: Pedophiles? and Abusers' Development, Dynamics, Treatability, and the Law , Drs. Blackman and Dring use multiple psychoanalytic principles to answer, ?Why do people sexually abuse children?? and ?Why are most abusers male?? They address the legal and mental health professions? minimization of the horrific nature... more...
- Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 43.99
A generational gap can present itself when grown-ups seek to know children's lives, in applied or scholarly research. Clark's book provides ways to narrow that gap, by discussing how qualitative research tools - such as participant observation, focus groups, and more - can be fine-tuned to free younger voices. more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 82.99
International Human Rights and Mental Disability Law is an indispensable resource for scholars, policymakers, governmental officials, and mental health professionals who care about the treatment of those with disabilities, and to human rights advocates and activists worldwide. more...
- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 84.99
Rational Suicide, Irrational Laws argues that laws aimed at preventing suicide and laws aimed at facilitating it co-exist because they are based on two radically disparate conceptions of the would-be suicide. This is the first book that unifies policies and laws toward people who want to end their lives. more...
- Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 86.78
This first volume of an exciting annual series presents important new developments in the psychology behind issues in the law and its applications. Psychological theory is used to explore why many current legal policies and procedures can be ineffective or counterproductive, with special emphasis on new findings on how witnesses, jurors, and suspects... more...
- Oxford University Press 2008; US$ 25.99
Children are the most criminally victimized segment of the population, but the problem has been addressed in a highly fragmented way, obscuring its true burden as well as the need for an integrated policy response. David Finkelhor, a longtime authority on child victimization and director of the Crimes against Children Research Center at the University... more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 87.99
Richly interdisciplinary in orientation, this insightful volume in the AP-LS series explores the phenomena of captivity and risk management, guided and informed by the theory, method, and policy of psychological jurisprudence. more...
- Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 49.99
In Justice Perverted , Charles Patrick Ewing poses these difficult questions and others that few in either law or psychology have asked, much less tried to answer. Drawing on research from across the social and behavioral sciences, he weighs the evidence for the spectrum of sex offense laws, to occasionally surprising results. A rational look at an... more...
- Karnac Books 2016; US$ 24.99
Sexual Abuse and the Sexual Offender examines the myths perpetuated by the media and widely held by the public, by providing actual data, with case examples, to demonstrate how sexual offending occurs, who commits these acts, what might cause such crimes, how sexual offenders are assessed, supervised and treated, and how to prevent such offending from... more...
- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 74.99
International Perspectives on Violence Risk Assessment includes chapters by leading risk assessment scholars in more than 15 countries and explores the topic from a truly international outlook. Using findings from the seminal International Risk Survey (IRiS), the largest qualitative study in the history of the field, current assessment, management,... more...