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Historical Perspectives on ‘antisocial personality disorder’ and ‘moral insanity’

This conference aims to explore the history of the highly contested diagnosis of ‘antisocial Personality disorder’.  This label has been used to describe individuals who have major problems with their lives and relationships with others. At their most extreme these … Continue reading

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Review of Machado & Prainsack’s “Tracing Technologies: Prisoners’ Views in the Era of CSI” in Social & Legal Studies

Simon Cole, Professor Professor of Criminology, Law & Society at UCL, reviews Helena Machado and Barbara Prainsack’s book Tracing Technologies: Prisoners’ Views in the Era of CSI in the latest issue of Social & Legal Studies.

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