Self-Made Madness Rethinking Illness and Criminal Responsibility by Edward W. Mitchell

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Published by Ashgate Publishing .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Abnormal psychology,
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Criminal law,
  • Criminal or forensic psychology,
  • Psychiatry,
  • Mentally ill offenders,
  • Jurisprudence,
  • Legal Reference / Law Profession,
  • Law,
  • People with mental disabilitie,
  • Criminal Law - General,
  • Insanity,
  • Criminal liability,
  • People with mental disabilities and crime

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9430168M
ISBN 100754623327
ISBN 109780754623328

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