The Evolution of Mental Health LawBook - 2001 | 1st ed.
This book chronicles a relatively new field that has developed around the goals of protecting the rights and needs of people with disabilities, defining the proper sphere of individualization in criminal justice, and drawing boundaries between science and morality in decision making. Leading specialists from the field's many domains share their theoretical insights and empirical research of significant developments in mental health law and policy in the past 25 years.
Publisher: Washington, DC : American Psychological Association, c2001.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: xiv, 336 p. ; 26 cm.