By Leila Maria Torraca de Brito
By Norman S. Miller
- Focused totally on alcohol and drug addictions
- Case reviews and landmark situations are integrated to demonstrate the function of alcohol/drugs in felony judgements (e.g., the Exxon Valdez case)
- Brief review of criminal approach and drug courts might be helpful to clinicans, legal professionals, directors, and different professionals
By Jeannine Dorn
By Margaret-Ellen Pipe,Michael E. Lamb,Yael Orbach,Ann-Christin Cederborg
The booklet opens with an in depth exam of the present literature on disclosure and the problems in undertaking such examine. It then examines the person and contextual elements that be certain even if, while, and the way adolescence sexual abuse is disclosed. This element reports how the interview thoughts have a profound effect on disclosure styles. information of ways reluctant kids are interviewed are incorporated. The 3rd part examines the wider implications of disclosure for the kid, relations and friends, and for the suspect. Child Sexual Abuse examines how the interview techniques impression how, whilst, or if childrens reveal abuse, via studying either family and foreign facts and through reading specific interviews with kids.
Child Sexual Abuse is for researchers and practitioners from baby, forensic, and medical psychology, social paintings, and all lawyers who have to comprehend this crime.
By Martin L. Lalumiere,Grant T. Harris,Vernon L. Quinsey,Marnie E. Rice
The factors of Rape: knowing person transformations in Male Propensity for Sexual Aggression examines why a few males are susceptible to rape, bargains possible explanations for this inclination, and gives a finished overview of clinical reviews of coercive sex.
The authors examine proof from reports in developmental criminology, evolutionary psychology, psychopathology, and psychophysiology and look at the situational and social elements that impact the chance of rape. Theories approximately rape have an unlucky background of being unconstrained via empirical wisdom, occasionally with the damaging final result that suggestions to the matter of rape are ineffectual. The authors handle this example with a fact-based exploration of this phenomenon, starting with a assessment of coercive intercourse between animal species and an account of rape all through heritage and throughout tradition, relocating via a dialogue of present learn on rape, and culminating with a synthesis of study findings that issues towards a brand new rationalization of why a few males rape. The authors additionally talk about the sensible implications in their examine at the evaluation and remedy of fellows who rape.
This empirically exhaustive ebook would be the new normal textual content at the phenomenon of rape and should aid psychologists, social staff, and lawyers to boost a greater knowing of sexual aggression.
By Cato Hemmingby,Tore Bjørgo
By Daniel H. Heinke
By Patricia A. Griffin,Kirk Heilbrun,Edward P. Mulvey,David DeMatteo,Carol A. Schubert
The Sequential Intercept version and legal Justice offers an summary of the new adjustments in correctional coverage and perform that replicate an elevated specialize in community-based choices for offenders. constructed by means of Drs. Mark Munetz and Patricia Griffin, the Sequential Intercept version (SIM) identifies 5 conceptual issues at which regular legal processing could be interrupted to provide community-based possible choices: (1) legislation enforcement/emergency providers; (2) preliminary detention/initial courtroom hearings; (3) jails/courts; (4) re-entry; and (5) group corrections/support. This quantity describes the SIM intimately and experiences empirical proof for every of its 5 issues of interception. Chapters specialize in its implementation, beginning with an research of the nationwide and state-level tasks, then addressing particular demanding situations. a last part indicates how the SIM should be utilized effectively to different populations (e.g., veterans, juveniles, and people with developmental disabilities). This quantity will entice coverage makers who're contemplating community-based choices, practitioners who perform those alterations, and software evaluators who search to record the influence of such changes.
By Robert D. Hoge,Nancy G. Guerra,Paul Boxer
This authoritative, hugely readable reference and textual content is grounded within the most recent wisdom on how delinquent and felony habit develops in early life and the way it may well successfully be taken care of. individuals describe confirmed how you can decrease juvenile delinquency via concentrating on particular possibility elements and strengthening younger people's own, family members, and group assets. Thorough but concise, the e-book reports exemplary courses and discusses theoretical, empirical, and useful matters in evaluate and intervention. It additionally presents best-practice concepts for operating with distinctive populations: violent offenders; gang contributors; sexual offenders; adolescence with psychological health and wellbeing, substance abuse, academic, and studying difficulties; and feminine offenders.
By Jill D. Stinson,Judith V. Becker