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(p. 29) Forensic Mental Health Concepts 

(p. 29) Forensic Mental Health Concepts
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(p. 29) Forensic Mental Health Concepts
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Mark D. Cunningham

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10.1093/med:psych/9780195341553.003.0002
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date: 17 December 2017

Chapter 2 discusses concepts of forensic mental health, including theories of free will and determinism, and psycholegal issues (mitigation and moral culpability, criminal responsibility vs moral culpability, statutory mitigating factors relating to mental state, mitigation and positive relationship and character evidence, and violence risk assessment).

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