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Title Violence and mental disorder : developments in risk assessment / edited by John Monahan and Henry J. Steadman
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1994


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Description x, 324 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation series on mental health and development
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation series on mental health and development.
Contents Toward a rejuvenation of risk assessment research / John Monahan, Henry J. Steadman -- Anger as a risk factor for violence among the mentally disordered / Raymond W. Novaco -- Impulsiveness and aggression / Ernest S. Barratt -- Psychopathy as a risk marker for violence : development and validation of a screening version of the revised Psychopathy checklist / Stephen D. Hart, Robert D. Hare, Adelle E. Forth -- Mental disorder, substance abuse, and community violence : an epidemiological approach / Jeffrey W. Swanson -- Psychotic symptoms and the violent/illegal behavior of mental patients compared to community controls / Bruce G. Link, Ann Stueve -- Delusions and violence / Pamela J. Taylor ... [et al.] -- Hallucinations and violence / Dale E. McNiel -- Personality disorders and violence / Thomas A. Widiger, Timothy J. Trull -- Demographic and case history variables in risk assessment / Deidre Klassen, William A. O'Connor -- Social networks, social support, and violence among persons with severe, persistent mental illness / Sue E. Estroff, Catherine Zimmer
Analysis Criminals Mentally disordered persons
Criminals Mentally disordered persons
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Dangerously mentally ill.
Violent offenders.
Mentally ill offenders.
Violence -- Forecasting.
Violence -- Psychological aspects.
Violence -- psychology.
Criminal Psychology.
Mental Disorders -- psychology.
Risk Factors.
Author Monahan, John, 1946-
Steadman, Henry J.
LC no. 93001670
ISBN 0226534057 (cloth : acid-free paper)