Title

Law and psychiatry: dangerous persons, moral panic, and the uses of psychiatry

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry

Publication Date

3-29-2003

Document Type

Article

Subjects

Adult; Antisocial Personality Disorder; Civil Rights; Commitment of Mentally Ill; *Dangerous Behavior; Fear; Homicide; Humans; Male; Morals; Prisoners; Safety; Self Mutilation; United States; Victoria

Disciplines

Life Sciences | Medicine and Health Sciences

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Psychiatr Serv. 2003 Apr;54(4):441-2.

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Psychiatric services (Washington, D.C.)

PubMed ID

12663831