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Author Prins, Herschel A

Title Mad, bad and dangerous to know : reflections of a forensic practitioner / Herschel Prins
Published Hampshire : Waterside Press, 2010


Description 1 online resource (xxii, 155 pages)
Contents Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgements -- Preface -- Dedication -- About the author -- The author of the Foreword -- Introduction and Early Memories -- First Professional Steps -- A Rural Sojourn -- A Productive Year at the LSE -- Boys on Remand -- Probation Revisited -- A Stint in Further Education -- Not Always an �Obedient� or �Civil� Servant -- Psychiatry and Other Enterprises -- De Montfort Country -- Not (Quite) Past My �Sell-By� Date -- Select Bibliography -- References -- Index
Summary Prins traces a personal journey from 'main grade' probation officer, Home Office civil servant, trainer and inspector to top level positions within a number of academic institutions, with the Parole Board, key nationwide committees, mental health inquiries and beyond
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
SUBJECT Prins, Herschel A
Subject Criminal behavior.
Criminal psychology.
Criminologists -- England -- Biography
Forensic psychiatry.
Mental illness.
Mentally ill offenders.
Mental Disorders
mental disorders.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Criminology.
Criminal behavior.
Criminal psychology.
Forensic psychiatry.
Mental illness.
Mentally ill offenders.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1906534837