The reign of error psychiatry, authority, and law by Lee Coleman

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .

Written in English

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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Forensic psychiatry -- United States.,
  • Insanity -- Jurisprudence -- United States.,
  • Criminal liability -- United States.

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Book details

StatementLee Coleman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKF8922 .C64 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 300 p. ;
Number of Pages300
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3192959M
ISBN 100807004812
LC Control Number83071943

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