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The Resource Civil commitment of sexually dangerous persons, Nathan James, Kenneth R. Thomas and Cassandra Foley, (electronic resource)

Civil commitment of sexually dangerous persons, Nathan James, Kenneth R. Thomas and Cassandra Foley, (electronic resource)

Label
Civil commitment of sexually dangerous persons
Title
Civil commitment of sexually dangerous persons
Statement of responsibility
Nathan James, Kenneth R. Thomas and Cassandra Foley
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Civil commitment of sexually dangerous persons, Nathan James, Kenneth R. Thomas and Cassandra Foley, (electronic resource)
Label
Civil commitment of sexually dangerous persons, Nathan James, Kenneth R. Thomas and Cassandra Foley, (electronic resource)
Link
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Background on civil commitment -- History of civil commitment laws -- Supreme Court rulings on civil commitment -- Kansas v. Hendricks -- Kansas v. Crane -- Civil commitment legislation in the 109th Congress -- Sex offender recidivism -- Limitations of studies on sex offender recidivism -- Sex offender recidivism data -- Sex offender treatment -- Can sex offenders be treated? -- Sex offender treatment research issues -- Select issues who should be civilly committed? -- Do sex offenders specialize in sex crimes? -- Are some sex offenders more dangerous than others? -- Future dangerousness -- Safe to release -- Less-restrictive alternatives -- Indeterminate sentences for sex offenders -- Cost of civil commitment
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Extent
vii, 68 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote

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