Neither Bad Nor Mad: Competing Discourses of Psychiatry, Law, Politics

Author(s) : Deidre N Greig

Neither Bad Nor Mad: Competing Discourses of Psychiatry, Law, Politics

Book Details

  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley
  • Published : 2002
  • Category :
    Forensic
  • Category 2 :
    Clinical Psychology
  • Catalogue No : 85891
  • ISBN 13 : 9781843100065
  • ISBN 10 : 1843100061
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This book looks at what happened when the government of Victoria, Australia, enacted special legislation to detain one person with a severe antisocial personality disorder on the grounds of his presumed dangerousness, despite the fact that he did not fit within the ordinary criteria of mental illness or criminality.

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