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Forensic psychiatry : influences of evil

Author: Tom Mason
Publisher: Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Publication:Springer e-books
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Examines the idea of evil in a medical context and a mental health setting. This book attempts to challenge the belief that the concept of evil plays no role in scientific psychiatry and is not helpful to our understanding of aberrant human thinking and behavior. It provides research methods for psychological exploration of the notion of evil.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Forensic psychiatry.
Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2005012486
(OCoLC)60188608
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Mason
ISBN: 1588294498 9781588294494 1597450065 9781597450065 1280358599 9781280358593
OCLC Number: 65190902
Description: 1 online resource (x, 387 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Organizations as evil structures / Dave Holmes and Cary Federman --
The psychopharmaceutical complex / Brian Kean --
Intention, excuse, and insanity / Tamas Pataki --
An archaeology of the "psychopath": the medicalization of evil / Tom Mason --
The comforts of evil: dangerous personalities in high-security hospitals and the horror film / Mick McKeown and Mark Stowell-Smith --
Madness, badness, and evil / Deidre N. Greig --
Destruction as a constructive choice / David A. Winter. Violence as secular evil: forensic evaluation and treatment of violent offenders from the viewpoint of existential depth psychology / Stephen A. Diamond --
Scapegoat, spectacle, and confessional: close encounters with sex offenders and other species of dangerous individuals / Dave Mercer and Joel Richman --
The villification of victimized children in historical perspective / Victoria Van Slyke --
Evil: a clinical perspective / J. David Kinzie --
Capacities and dispositions: what psychiatry and psychology have to say about evil / Gwen Adshead --
Should radical evil be forgiven? / Marguerita La Caze --
Mad, bad, and evil: psychiatry, psychoanalysis, and evil / Michael Levine --
Talking about evil, even when it's not supposed to exist / C. Fred Alford --
The influence of evil on forensic clinical practice / Tom Mason, Joel Richman, and Dave Mercer --
Hope in the face of evil / Geri Miller and Ron Hood.
Responsibility: edited by Tom Mason.
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