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Insane : America's criminal treatment of mental illness

Roth, Alisa.

New York, NY : Basic Books, an imprint of Perseus Books, a subsidiary of Hachette Book Group, 2018.

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An exposeÞ of the mental-health crisis in America's courts and prisons reveals that nearly half of the nation's inmates are actually afflicted by a psychiatric problem, examines how inmates are denied treatment, and suggests a more humane approach.

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ISBN:

978-0-465-09419-6 (hardcover)

Author:

Roth, Alisa.

Title:

Insane : America's criminal treatment of mental illness / Alisa Roth.

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pages cm.

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Summary:

An exposeÞ of the mental-health crisis in America's courts and prisons reveals that nearly half of the nation's inmates are actually afflicted by a psychiatric problem, examines how inmates are denied treatment, and suggests a more humane approach.

Subject:

Mentally ill offenders--United States.

Subject:

Mentally ill offenders--Services for--United States.

Subject:

Mentally ill offenders--Civil rights--United States.

Subject:

Prisoners--Mental health services--United States.

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