Assessing Dangerousness: Violence by Sexual Offenders, Batterers and Child Abusers / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- SAGE Publications
Research and clinical expertise are brought together in this practical volume to examine whether the following violence can be predicted
Following an introduction to theoretical and clinical issues involved in the prediction of violence, the contributors present research and theory in language that is accessible to clinicians. They discuss accurate measurement using tested instruments, the role of clinical observations, and health and judicial implications.
Table of Contents
Prediction of Intentional Interpersonal Violence - Barbara J Limandri and Dan J Sheridan An IntroductionPrediction Issues for Practitioners - Joel S Milner and Jacquelyn C CampbellPhysical Child Abuse Assessment - Joel S Milner Perpetrator EvaluationPrediction of Wife Assault - Daniel G SaundersPrediction of Homicide of and by Battered Women - Jacquelyn C CampbellPredicting Sexual Offenses - Vernon L Quinsey et al