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care about how the construct of psychopath affects issues of individual liberty, crime control, and public safety. No Remorse: Psychopathy and Criminal Justice is a much-needed book. It discusses how and why the construct of psychopathy ...

Author: Jacqueline B. Helfgott

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9781440865756

Category: Social Science

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An in-depth interdisciplinary perspective on psychopathy suitable for those interested in criminology and criminal justice, sociology, psychology, anthropology, and other social science as well as general knowledge. • Offers an in-depth, interdisciplinary perspective on psychopathy, useful across a range of fields and for general readers • Covers the history of the concept of psychopathy, and its move into criminal justice policy and practice • Examines the remorse factor and its role in criminal proceedings • Reflects the subject knowledge of an author who is highly respected in the field of criminal justice and has been featured by media including CNN, ABC News, Court TV, Associated Press, and Oregon Public Radio
2018-11-09 By Jacqueline B. Helfgott

Do MMPI psychopathic deviancy scores reflect psychopathic deviancy or just deviancy? Journal of Personality Assessment, 38(4), 362–368. Helfgott, J. B. (2019). No remorse: Psychopathy and criminal justice. Praeger.

Author: Luca Malatesti

Publisher: Springer Nature

ISBN: 9783030824549

Category: Medical

Page: 309

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This book explains the ethical and conceptual tensions in the use of psychopathy in different countries, including America, Canada, the UK, Croatia, Australia, and New Zealand. It offers an extensive critical analysis of how psychopathy functions within institutional and social contexts. Inside, readers will find innovative interdisciplinary analysis, written by leading international experts. The chapters explore how different countries have used this diagnosis. A central concern is whether psychopathy is a mental disorder, and this has a bearing upon whether it should be used. The book’s case studies will help readers understand the problems associated with psychopathy. Academics and students working in the philosophy of psychiatry, bioethics, and moral psychology will find it a valuable resource. In addition, it will also appeal to mental health professionals working in forensic settings, psychologists with an interest in the ethical implications of the use of psychopathy as a construct and particularly those with a research interest in it.
2021-12-14 By Luca Malatesti

The unconscious defensive process/conscious cognitive style relationship in psychopaths. Criminal ... The prison tour as a pedagogical tool in undergraduate criminal justice courses. ... No Remorse: Psychopathy and Criminal Justice.

Author: Stephen K. Rice

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783319963167

Category: Social Science

Page: 361

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This innovative book examines the use of ethnography and fieldwork in Criminology and Criminal Justice Research. Using a combination of case studies, as well as “behind the scenes” contributions, it provides an comprehensive look at both the insights gained from ethnographic research, as well as the choices researchers make in conducting that work. The research is divided into three main sections, covering ethnographies of subcultures, ethnographies of place, and ethnographies of policing. It includes a diverse group of international contributors to provide perspectives on researchers’ selection of questions to study, and their decisions about using ethnography to study those questions. This work will be of interest to researchers in criminology and criminal justice, particularly with a qualitative perspective, as well as related fields such as sociology, anthropology, and demography. It will also be of interest to students studying research methods and design.
2018-10-13 By Stephen K. Rice

Psychopaths and their nature: Some implications for understanding human predatory violence. In A. Raine & J. Sanmartin (Eds.), Violence and psychopathy (pp. 5–34). Kluwer/Plenum. ... No remorse: Psychopathy and criminal justice.

Author: Carlo Garofalo

Publisher: Springer Nature

ISBN: 9783030808822

Category: Clinical psychology

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This book represents a comprehensive collection of theoretical and empirical work at the nexus of clinical and forensic psychology written by world-renowned experts in the field. It is among the first books in the field to focus entirely on clinical psychological science applied to the understanding and treatment of offending. Part I addresses the main theoretical and clinical models used to explain and predict antisocial behavior, spanning biological, cognitive, experimental, individual differences, and interpersonal perspectives. Part II focuses on forms of psychopathology associated with an increased tendency to offend, with the emphasis on describing the clinical constructs most relevant for forensic psychology. Each chapter describes the clinical characteristics of one form of psychopathology, their assessment, their links with antisocial behavior, and treatment considerations. Part III focuses on different types of offense or offender groups as starting points. This perspective has relevance since many criminal justice and forensic mental health systems allocate offenders to interventions based on their index offense (or history of offenses). Finally, Part IV addresses the application of clinical psychology in the service of assessment and treatment in forensic settings. It includes the state of the art on diagnostic and risk assessment, as well as both widely used and recently developed interventions. This book is an excellent resource for students at both Bachelors and Masters level, while also representing a comprehensive handbook for experienced researchers and practitioners.
2021 By Carlo Garofalo

Her current/forthcoming work includes No Remorse: Psychopathy and Criminal Justice (Sage Publications) and coauthor of Success on the Streets: Creating Opportunities for Offender Reentry(Lynne Rienner Publishers) and applied research ...

Author: Jacqueline B. Helfgott

Publisher: ABC-CLIO

ISBN: 9780313396083

Category: Social Science

Page: 1689

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This comprehensive, four-volume reference set on the subject of criminal psychology includes contributions from top scholars and practitioners in the field, explaining new and emerging theory and research in the study of the criminal mind and criminal behavior.
2013-04-01 By Jacqueline B. Helfgott

Additionally, psychopaths reported that both conventional and moral transgressions would still be wrong even in the absence of ... Finally, psychopaths tend to show a lack of remorse for the crimes Psychopathy, Criminal Responsibility, ...

Author: John T. Parry

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 9781107020931

Category: Law

Page: 338

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The Future of Criminal Justice in America brings together leading scholars from law, psychology, and criminology to address timely and important topics in U.S. criminal justice. The book tackles cutting-edge issues related to terrorism, immigration, and transnational crime, and to the increasingly important connections between criminal law and the fields of social science and neuroscience. It also provides critical new perspectives on intractable problems such as the right to counsel, race and policing, and the proper balance between security and privacy. By putting legal theory and doctrine into a concrete and accessible context, the book will advance public policy and scholarly debates alike. This collection of essays is appropriate for anyone interested in understanding the current state of criminal justice and its future challenges.
2013-08-26 By John T. Parry

... to a crime, can increase their punishment.11 Remorse affects assessments of guilt and punishment in several other criminal justice contexts as well.12 Lack of remorse is viewed as a primary indicator of a psychopathic personality or ...

Author: Jill Hunter

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

ISBN: 9781782255710

Category: Law

Page: 448

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Criminal proceedings, it is often now said, ought to be conducted with integrity. But what, exactly, does it mean for criminal process to have, or to lack, 'integrity'? Is integrity in this sense merely an aspirational normative ideal, with possibly diffuse influence on conceptions of professional responsibility? Or is it also a juridical concept with robust institutional purchase and enforceable practical consequences in criminal litigation? The 16 new essays contained in this collection, written by prominent legal scholars and criminologists from Australia, Hong Kong, the UK and the USA, engage systematically with - and seek to generate further debate about - the theoretical and practical significance of 'integrity' at all stages of the criminal process. Reflecting the flexibility and scope of a putative 'integrity principle', the essays range widely over many of the most hotly contested issues in contemporary criminal justice theory, policy and practice, including: the ethics of police investigations, charging practice and discretionary enforcement; prosecutorial independence, policy and operational decision-making; plea bargaining; the perils of witness coaching and accomplice testimony; expert evidence; doctrines of admissibility and abuse of process; lay participation in criminal adjudication; the role of remorse in criminal trials; the ethics of appellate judgment writing; innocence projects; and state compensation for miscarriages of justice.
2016-08-11 By Jill Hunter

Despite widespread assumptions to the contrary, APD is not synonymous with psychopathy. ... and behavioral characteristics, including egocentricity; impulsivity; irresponsibility; shallow emotions; lack of empathy, guilt, or remorse; ...

Author: Ruth E. Masters

Publisher: SAGE Publications

ISBN: 9781544304069

Category: Social Science

Page: 296

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"Excellent book, the best I have read." —John McCullogh, South Hills Business School Counseling Criminal Justice Offenders, Second Edition takes a practical view of offenders, their problems, and the difficulties counselors face working with them in criminal justice settings. Author Ruth E. Masters examines criminal justice counseling on an individual and group basis and in a variety of settings such as prisons, probation and parole agencies, diversion programs, group homes, halfway houses, prerelease facilities, and U.S. jails. The book also explores the many faces of offenders — young, old, male, female, and across many cultures. The Second Edition of Counseling Criminal Justice Offenders recognizes that individuals who counsel offenders in the criminal justice system often have not had the extensive training of a licensed psychologist and this text is designed to provide readers with an understanding of the counseling process. The book explores practical knowledge of legal principles, appropriate and effective counselor attitudes, and the past and present protocols of American corrections. Features and Benefits: Each chapter begins with Chapter Highlights and Key Terms and ends with corresponding exercises and discussion questions. A section at the end of each chapter lists relevant Internet sites and suggested readings. The book includes Counselor/Offender role-play scenarios that prepare students for situations such as how to restore order over a group counseling session, handle their own personal feelings about an offender, and much more. An Instructor’s Manual including test items and skill-building exercises is available. New to the Second Edition: Chapters have been reorganized to emphasize the importance of counselors creating an alliance with offenders. Discussions have been updated on topics such as multicultural counseling, counseling victims, counseling paraprofessionals, cognitive-behavioral counseling, multimodal counseling, brief counseling, and counseling outcome effectiveness. New chapters have been added on counseling criminal psychopaths, the role of emotions in the counseling process, counseling male and female offenders, and the relationship between trauma, addiction, and human behavior. Primarily designed for criminal justice students taking correctional counseling courses, Counseling Criminal Justice Offenders, Second Edition is also a vital resource for any Criminal Justice, Social Work, Psychology, or Counseling practitioner interfacing with offenders.
2021-04-13 By Ruth E. Masters

Temporary absentmindedness due to disease, the Court said, was not a defect of reason (deprivation of all will-power) due to disease. ... Both psychopaths and sociopaths are capable of committing horrendous crimes without remorse.

Author: Anyangwe, Carlson

Publisher: Langaa RPCIG

ISBN: 9789956762781

Category: Law

Page: 564

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This is a comprehensive, insightful, lucid, intense and unrivalled text on the general part of the criminal law in Cameroon. Beginning with an account of the historical development of the criminal law generally, the author proceeds to analyse and discuss in detail the principles governing application of the criminal law, criminal responsibility, participation in crime, penalties, and sentencing. These principles are broadly the same in other jurisdictions. The book balances theoretical content with case-law illustrations to enhance readability, comprehension and assimilation. It is an invaluable source and essential reading for law students and teachers, and lawyers in private practice and government service.
2015-09-23 By Anyangwe, Carlson

Law and the Social Control of Emotion Mr Richard Weisman ... Criminal Law andPhilosophy 2, no. ... “Remorse and Psychopathy at the Penalty Phase of the Capital Trial: how Psychiatry's View of 'moral insanity' helps Build the Case for ...

Author: Mr Richard Weisman

Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.

ISBN: 9781472403025

Category: Law

Page: 158

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Whether or not wrongdoers show remorse and how they show remorse are matters that attract great interest both in law and in popular culture. In capital trials in the United States, it can be a question of life or death whether a jury believes that a wrongdoer showed remorse. And in wrongdoings that capture the popular imagination, public attention focuses not only on the act but on whether the perpetrator feels remorse for what they did. But who decides when remorse should be shown or not shown and whether it is genuine or not genuine? In contrast to previous academic studies on the subject, the primary focus of this work is not on whether the wrongdoer meets these expectations over how and when remorse should be shown but on how the community reacts when these expectations are met or not met. Using examples drawn from Canada, the United States, and South Africa, the author demonstrates that the showing of remorse is a site of negotiation and contention between groups who differ about when it is to be expressed and how it is to be expressed. The book illustrates these points by looking at cases about which there was conflict over whether the wrongdoer should show remorse or whether the feelings that were shown were sincere. Building on the earlier analysis, the author shows that the process of deciding when and how remorse should be expressed contributes to the moral ordering of society as a whole. This book will be of interest to those in the fields of sociology, law, law and society, and criminology.
2014-02-28 By Mr Richard Weisman