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Crime and insanity.

W C. Sullivan

Crime and insanity.

by W C. Sullivan

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Published by Edward Arnold in London .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 259p.
Number of Pages259
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20704655M

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Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or .   Contrary to what most people believe, Vinocour writes, the insanity defense is deployed in less than 1 percent of criminal cases and is successful only about a quarter of the : Rachel Louise Snyder.

Like the famous “Texas defense” for murder—that the victim “had it coming”—the insanity defense has a specific origin in American history, an origin that can be traced all the way to the little village of Poland, in Herkimer County, New York, not far from the site of another crime we’ve explored before. Traces the origins and the history of the insanity defense in the British and American legal systems, from the thirteenth century to the present, and examines current efforts to change the law, legal and psychiatric issues, and case histories Thomas Maeder has also written Crime and Madness, Adverse Reactions, and Antonin Artaud, a.


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