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Product Description: Examining the treatment of persons with mental disabilities in the criminal justice system, this book offers new perspectives that are crucial to an understanding of the ways in which society projects onto criminal defendants prejudices and attitudes about responsibility, free will, autonomy, choice, public safety, and the meaning and purpose of punishment, all with a focus on ways to enhance dignity in the criminal trial process...read more

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9780754677246 | 1 edition (Ashgate Pub Co, July 28, 2013), cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Examining the treatment of persons with mental disabilities in the criminal justice system, this book offers new perspectives that are crucial to an understanding of the ways in which society projects onto criminal defendants prejudices and attitudes about responsibility, free will, autonomy, choice, public safety, and the meaning and purpose of punishment, all with a focus on ways to enhance dignity in the criminal trial process.

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Product Description: Society is largely blind-often willfully blind-to the ongoing violations of international human rights law when it comes to the treatment of persons with mental disabilities. Despite a robust set of international law principles, standards and doctrines, and the recent ratification of the United Nations' Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, people with mental disabilities continue to live in some of the harshest conditions that exist in any society...read more

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9780195393231 | Oxford Univ Pr, August 29, 2011, cover price $83.00 | About this edition: Society is largely blind-often willfully blind-to the ongoing violations of international human rights law when it comes to the treatment of persons with mental disabilities.

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9780470144206 | 1 edition (John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 14, 2008), cover price $90.00

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9781118662397 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, March 3, 2008, cover price $85.00

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Product Description: The unprecedented explosion of the number of persons with mental illness and mental retardation in jails and prisons, the statutory limitations on lawsuits by prisoners, the diminution of legal services available to prisoners, the increase in litigation on behalf of persons institutionalized because of mental illness in civil and forensic settings, and the blurring of the borderlines between criminal and civil mental disability law have led the authors to conclude that (1) the time was right for a course dedicated solely to the topic of mental health issues in jails and prisons, and (2) there was also a need for a casebook devoted to these issues...read more

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9781594604089 | 1 edition (Carolina Academic Pr, February 15, 2008), cover price $110.00 | About this edition: The unprecedented explosion of the number of persons with mental illness and mental retardation in jails and prisons, the statutory limitations on lawsuits by prisoners, the diminution of legal services available to prisoners, the increase in litigation on behalf of persons institutionalized because of mental illness in civil and forensic settings, and the blurring of the borderlines between criminal and civil mental disability law have led the authors to conclude that (1) the time was right for a course dedicated solely to the topic of mental health issues in jails and prisons, and (2) there was also a need for a casebook devoted to these issues.

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Product Description: This Documents Supplement is a companion to the casebook, International Human Rights and Comparative Mental Disability Law.

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9781594602573 | Carolina Academic Pr, August 31, 2006, cover price $49.00 | About this edition: This Documents Supplement is a companion to the casebook, International Human Rights and Comparative Mental Disability Law.

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Product Description: The issue of the human rights of people with mental disabilities has been ignored for decades by the international agencies vested with the protection of human rights on a global scale. It is only within the past several years that society has begun to understand that violations of persons mental disability rights are violations of human rights...read more

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9781594602108 | 1 edition (Carolina Academic Pr, August 30, 2006), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: The issue of the human rights of people with mental disabilities has been ignored for decades by the international agencies vested with the protection of human rights on a global scale.

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Product Description: Book by Michael L. Perlin

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9781594602412 | Carolina Academic Pr, June 30, 2006, cover price $36.00 | About this edition: Book by Michael L.

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Product Description: This casebook covers all of constitutional "civil" mental health law, including involuntary civil commitment, the right to refuse treatment, and the rights of persons with mental disabilities in community settings. Perlin also addresses federal statutory rights, including, but not limited to, the Americans with Disabilities Act; other civil mental health issues, including torts and family law; and the criminal trial process, including all aspects of competency, the insanity defense, self-incrimination, confessions, the death penalty, and sentencing and post-sentencing issues...read more

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9781594601606 | 2 edition (Carolina Academic Pr, August 1, 2005), cover price $105.00 | About this edition: This casebook covers all of constitutional "civil" mental health law, including involuntary civil commitment, the right to refuse treatment, and the rights of persons with mental disabilities in community settings.
9780890898826 | Carolina Academic Pr, October 1, 1998, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: This casebook covers all of constitutional "civil" mental health law, including involuntary civil commitment, the right to refuse treatment, and the rights of persons with mental disabilities in community settings.

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Product Description: In The Hidden Prejudice, Michael L. Perlin reveals a pattern of prejudice against mentally disabled individuals that keeps them from receiving equal treatment under the law. Sanism, like racism, is a prejudice against a minority population...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781557986160 | Amer Psychological Assn, April 1, 2000, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In The Hidden Prejudice, Michael L.
9781557986160 | Amer Psychological Assn, April 1, 2000, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In The Hidden Prejudice, Michael L.

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Product Description: Book by Perlin, Michael L.

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9781558341531 | Lexis Pub, June 1, 1994, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: Book by Perlin, Michael L.

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