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Psychiatry and criminal culpability

How do we distinguish between sin and sickness? Citing numerous landmark cases and historical formulations of criminal responsibility dating back to biblical times, the author traces the evolution of legal and psychiatric notions of culpability and the relationship between culpability and insanity.
Print Book, English, ©1995
Wiley, New York, ©1995