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Sex Offender Laws : Failed Policies, New Directions

By: Wright, Richard.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: New York : Springer Publishing Company, 2014Edition: 2nd ed.Description: 1 online resource (406 p.).ISBN: 9780826196729.Subject(s): Sex offenders -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United StatesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Sex Offender Laws : Failed Policies, New DirectionsDDC classification: 345.73/0253 LOC classification: KF9325.S493 2015ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Contributors""; ""Foreword""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Share Sex Offender Laws, Second Edition""; ""Part I: Overview""; ""Chapter 1: Introduction""; ""Misguided Policies""; ""The Need for Effective Leadership""; ""Choosing Sensationalism and Sound Bites Over Substance""; ""Narrative and Structure of this Volume""; ""References""; ""Chapter 2: The Problem of Sexual Assault""; ""Sexual Assault Victimization""; ""Sexual Assault Perpetration""; ""Recidivism of Sex Offenders""; ""Is Sex Offender Treatment Effective?""; ""Summary and Conclusion""
""Notes""""References""; ""Chapter 3: A Brief History of Major Sex Offender Laws""; ""History of Sex Offender Laws""; ""Medicalization of the Sex Offender Problem""; ""The 1970s and 1980s""; ""Sex Offender Legislation: A Moral Panic""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Chapter 4: An Interview With Patty Wetterling""; ""Interview With Patty Wetterling�June 27, 2008""; ""Note""; ""References""; ""Part II: Sex Offender Laws""; ""Chapter 5: Internet Sex Offending and the Online Sting""; ""Statement of the Problem""; ""Policy Solution""; ""Strengths and Weaknesses of ISS""; ""References""
""Chapter 6: Sex Offenders, Mandatory HIV Testing, and Intentional Transmission""""Moral Panics and Symbolic Policies""; ""Background and History of Mandatory Testing""; ""Intentional Transmission""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Chapter 7: Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification""; ""Evolution of Sex Offender Reforms""; ""Assumptions and Goals of Registration and Notification Laws""; ""Effectiveness of Registration and Notification Laws""; ""Conclusions and Future Directions""; ""References""
""Chapter 8: You Can Run But You Cannot Hide: GPS and Electronic Surveillance of Sex Offenders""""Background""; ""Types of GPS Surveillance and Costs""; ""Goals and Limitations of GPS Monitoring""; ""Sex Offender Recidivism and Community Supervision""; ""Unintended Consequences of Electronic Surveillance""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Chapter 9: Sex Offender Residence Restrictions: The Law of Unintended Consequences""; ""History and Function of Sex Offender Residence Restrictions""; ""Evolution of Residence Restrictions""; ""Unintended Consequences of Residence Restrictions""
""Implications for Practice and Policy""""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Chapter 10: Chemical and Surgical Castration""; ""A Historical Perspective of Castration""; ""Key Definitions""; ""Castration�s Proposed Mechanisms of Action""; ""Comparison of State Castration Statutes""; ""Legal Challenges to Castration Statutes""; ""Castration Legislation and Public Policy Implications""; ""Future Public Policy Directions""; ""References""; ""Chapter 11: The Civil Commitment of Sexual Predators: A Policy Review""; ""Sociopolitical Context""; ""Legal Context""; ""Operational Context""
""Policy Directions and the Future of Civil Commitment""
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""Cover""; ""Title""; ""Copyright""; ""Contents""; ""Contributors""; ""Foreword""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Share Sex Offender Laws, Second Edition""; ""Part I: Overview""; ""Chapter 1: Introduction""; ""Misguided Policies""; ""The Need for Effective Leadership""; ""Choosing Sensationalism and Sound Bites Over Substance""; ""Narrative and Structure of this Volume""; ""References""; ""Chapter 2: The Problem of Sexual Assault""; ""Sexual Assault Victimization""; ""Sexual Assault Perpetration""; ""Recidivism of Sex Offenders""; ""Is Sex Offender Treatment Effective?""; ""Summary and Conclusion""

""Notes""""References""; ""Chapter 3: A Brief History of Major Sex Offender Laws""; ""History of Sex Offender Laws""; ""Medicalization of the Sex Offender Problem""; ""The 1970s and 1980s""; ""Sex Offender Legislation: A Moral Panic""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Chapter 4: An Interview With Patty Wetterling""; ""Interview With Patty Wetterling�June 27, 2008""; ""Note""; ""References""; ""Part II: Sex Offender Laws""; ""Chapter 5: Internet Sex Offending and the Online Sting""; ""Statement of the Problem""; ""Policy Solution""; ""Strengths and Weaknesses of ISS""; ""References""

""Chapter 6: Sex Offenders, Mandatory HIV Testing, and Intentional Transmission""""Moral Panics and Symbolic Policies""; ""Background and History of Mandatory Testing""; ""Intentional Transmission""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Chapter 7: Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification""; ""Evolution of Sex Offender Reforms""; ""Assumptions and Goals of Registration and Notification Laws""; ""Effectiveness of Registration and Notification Laws""; ""Conclusions and Future Directions""; ""References""

""Chapter 8: You Can Run But You Cannot Hide: GPS and Electronic Surveillance of Sex Offenders""""Background""; ""Types of GPS Surveillance and Costs""; ""Goals and Limitations of GPS Monitoring""; ""Sex Offender Recidivism and Community Supervision""; ""Unintended Consequences of Electronic Surveillance""; ""Conclusion""; ""Notes""; ""References""; ""Chapter 9: Sex Offender Residence Restrictions: The Law of Unintended Consequences""; ""History and Function of Sex Offender Residence Restrictions""; ""Evolution of Residence Restrictions""; ""Unintended Consequences of Residence Restrictions""

""Implications for Practice and Policy""""Conclusion""; ""References""; ""Chapter 10: Chemical and Surgical Castration""; ""A Historical Perspective of Castration""; ""Key Definitions""; ""Castration�s Proposed Mechanisms of Action""; ""Comparison of State Castration Statutes""; ""Legal Challenges to Castration Statutes""; ""Castration Legislation and Public Policy Implications""; ""Future Public Policy Directions""; ""References""; ""Chapter 11: The Civil Commitment of Sexual Predators: A Policy Review""; ""Sociopolitical Context""; ""Legal Context""; ""Operational Context""

""Policy Directions and the Future of Civil Commitment""

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