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008 110126s2012 enk b 001 0 eng
020 _a9780195393231 (hardback : alk. paper)
040 _cCHR LIBRARY
050 0 0 _aK640
_b.P47 2012
100 1 _aPerlin, Michael L.,
_d1946-
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245 1 0 _aInternational human rights and mental disability law :
_bwhen the silenced are heard /
_cMichael L. Perlin.
260 _aOxford ;
_aNew York :
_bOxford University Press,
_c2012.
300 _axiv, 339 p. ;
_c25 cm.
490 0 _aAmerican psychology-law society series
504 _aIncludes bibliographical references (p. 225-329 ) and index.
505 0 _aInternational human rights law in perspective : legal issues and social constructs -- Mental disability law in a comparative law context -- The use of mental disability law to suppress political dissent -- The universal factors -- The application of international human rights law to mental disability law : specific contexts -- The UN Convention : the impact of the New UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on International Mental Disability Law -- The UN Convention : the role of counsel -- A disability rights tribunal for Asia and the Pacific -- Therapeutic jurisprudence.
650 0 _aMental health laws.
_980
650 0 _aPeople with mental disabilities
_xCivil rights.
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650 0 _aInsanity (Law)
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_cBOOK
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