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Mental health and international crimes

Anckarsäter, Henrik; Bennet, Tova LU ; Nilsson, Thomas and Radovic, Susanna (2014) In Criminological approaches to international criminal law p.263-286
Abstract
This volume is one of the few books to explain in-depth the international crimes behind the scenes of substantive or procedural law. The contributors place a particular focus on what motivates participation in international crime, how perpetrators, witnesses and victims see their predicament and how international crimes should be investigated at local and international level, with an emphasis on context. The book engages these questions with a broad interdisciplinary approach that is accessible to both lawyers and non-lawyers alike. It discusses international crime through the lens of anthropology, neuroscience, psychology, state crime theory and information systems theory and draws upon relevant investigative experience from experts in... (More)
This volume is one of the few books to explain in-depth the international crimes behind the scenes of substantive or procedural law. The contributors place a particular focus on what motivates participation in international crime, how perpetrators, witnesses and victims see their predicament and how international crimes should be investigated at local and international level, with an emphasis on context. The book engages these questions with a broad interdisciplinary approach that is accessible to both lawyers and non-lawyers alike. It discusses international crime through the lens of anthropology, neuroscience, psychology, state crime theory and information systems theory and draws upon relevant investigative experience from experts in international and domestic law prosecutions. (Less)
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forensic psychology, public international law, criminal law, mental health, international crimes, forensic psychiatry, straffrätt, kriminologi
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Criminological approaches to international criminal law
editor
Bantekas, Ilias and Mylonaki, Emmanouela
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263 - 286
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Cambridge University Press
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9781107060036
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English
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  abstract     = {This volume is one of the few books to explain in-depth the international crimes behind the scenes of substantive or procedural law. The contributors place a particular focus on what motivates participation in international crime, how perpetrators, witnesses and victims see their predicament and how international crimes should be investigated at local and international level, with an emphasis on context. The book engages these questions with a broad interdisciplinary approach that is accessible to both lawyers and non-lawyers alike. It discusses international crime through the lens of anthropology, neuroscience, psychology, state crime theory and information systems theory and draws upon relevant investigative experience from experts in international and domestic law prosecutions.},
  author       = {Anckarsäter, Henrik and Bennet, Tova and Nilsson, Thomas and Radovic, Susanna},
  editor       = {Bantekas, Ilias and Mylonaki, Emmanouela},
  isbn         = {9781107060036},
  keyword      = {forensic psychology,public international law,criminal law,mental health,international crimes,forensic psychiatry,straffrätt,kriminologi},
  language     = {eng},
  pages        = {263--286},
  publisher    = {Cambridge University Press},
  series       = {Criminological approaches to international criminal law},
  title        = {Mental health and international crimes},
  year         = {2014},
}