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Mentally Disordered Offenders - Bibliography

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American Psychiatric Association. Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 4th ed. text revision. Washington, D.C.: American Psychiatric Association, 2000.

CONRAD, PETER, and SCHNEIDER, JOSEPH W. Deviance and Medicalization: From Badness to Sickness (Expanded Edition). Philadelphia, Pa.: Temple University Press, 1992.

DITTON, PAULA M. Bureau of Justice Statistics Special Report: Mental Health and Treatment of Inmates and Probationers. Washington, D.C.: United States Department of Justice, 1999.

FLEW, ANTONY. Crime or Disease? Reprint, London and Basingstoke, U.K.: Macmillan, 1975.

GUNN, JOHN, and TAYLOR, PAMELA J. Forensic Psychiatry: Clinical, Legal & Ethical Issues. Oxford, U.K.: Butterworth-Heinemann, 1993.

HODGINS, SHEILAGH, ed. Mental Disorder and Crime. Newbury Park, Calif.: Sage Publications, 1993.

KAPLAN, LEONARD V. "The Mad and the Bad: An Inquiry into the Disposition of the Criminally Insane." Journal of Medicine and Philosophy 2 (1977): 244–304.

LYKKEN, DAVID T. The Antisocial Personalities. Hillsdale, N.J.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1995.

MILLON, THEODOR; SIMONSEN, ERIK; BIRKET-SMITH, MORTEN; and DAVIS, ROGER D., eds. Psychopathy: Antisocial, Criminal, and Violent Behavior. New York: The Guilford Press, 1998.

MONAHAN, JOHN; STEADMAN, HENRY; SILVER, ERIC; APPELBAUM, PAUL; ROBBINS, PAMELA; MULVEY, EDWARD; ROTH, LOREN; GRISSO, THOMAS; and BANKS, STEPHEN. Rethinking Risk Assessment: The MacArthur Study of Mental Disorder and Violence. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.

MONAHAN, JOHN, and STEADMAN, HENRY J., eds. Violence and Mental Disorder: Developments in Risk Assessment. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.

MORSE, STEPHEN J. "Fear of Danger, Flight from Culpability." Psychology, Public Policy, and Law 4 (1998): 250–267.

QUINSEY, VERNON L.; HARRIS, GRANT T.; RICE, MARIE E.; and CORMIER, CATHERINE A. Violent Offenders: Appraising and Managing Risk. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association, 1998.

RABKIN, JUDITH G. "Criminal Behavior of Discharged Mental Patients: A Critical Appraisal of the Research." Psychological Bulletin 86 (1979): 1–27.

ROBBINS, LEE N., and REGIER, DARREL A. Psychiatric Disorders in America: The Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study. New York: The Free Press, 1991.

STEADMAN, HENRY J. Beating a Rap? Defendants Found Incompetent to Stand Trial. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979.

STEADMAN, HENRY J.; MCCARTY, DENNIS W.; and MORRISSEY, JOSEPH P. The Mentally Ill in Jail: Planning for Essential Services. New York: The Guilford Press, 1989.

STEADMAN, HENRY J.; MCGREEVEY, MARGARET A.; MORRISSEY, JOSEPH P.; CALLAHAN, LISA A.; ROBBINS, PAMELA C.; and CIRINCIONE, CARMEN. Before and After Hinckley: Evaluating Insanity Defense Reform. New York: The Guilford Press, 1993.

TEPLIN, LINDA A., ed. Mental Health and Criminal Justice. Beverly Hills Calif.: Sage Publications, 1984.

THORNBERRY, TERRENCE P., and JACOBY, JOSEPH E. The Criminally Insane: A Community Follow-up of Mentally Ill Offenders. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1979.

WALKER, NIGEL. The Historical Perspective. Crime and Insanity in England, vol. 1. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1968.

WALKER, NIGEL, and MCCABE, SARAH. New Solutions and New Problems. Crime and Insanity in England, vol. 2. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1973.

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