Causes and Management of Criminals: Psychiatric Aspects

  • W. Walter Menninger

Abstract

It is axiomatic that when man encounters a problem he cannot solve, he will repeatedly struggle with it. He will work at it, put it aside, then come at it again from another direction, and try, try again. So it is with the eternal struggle to understand and deal with criminals. Volumes have been written on the subject, some much better than others.* Throughout all the discussions, certain critical themes persist, and this chapter attempts to review some of those themes from a psychiatric perspective.

Keywords

Government Printing Criminal Behavior Correctional Officer Task Force Report Correctional Institution 
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