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NCJ Number: 10710 Find in a Library
Title: DRUNKENNESS OFFENCE
Author(s): T COOK; D GATH
Date Published: 1969
Page Count: 204
Sponsoring Agency: Pergamon Press, Inc
Elmsford, NY 10523
Publication Number: U
Sale Source: Pergamon Press, Inc
Maxwell House
Fairview Park
Elmsford, NY 10523
United States of America
Type: Conference Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: LEGAL, PENAL, SOCIAL, AND MEDICAL ASPECTS OF INTOXICATION AND ALCOHOLISM.
Abstract: THE PROCEEDINGS CONTAIN SELECTED PAPERS DESCRIBING MALE AND FEMALE OFFENDERS IN COURT AND IN PRISON, AND DISCUSS THE LEGAL ASPECTS OF THE DRUNKENNESS OFFENCE IN GREAT BRITAIN AND THE UNITED STATES. ADDITIONAL PAPERS EXAMINE CURRENT METHODS OF HANDLING THE PROBLEM, AND EXPLORE PROSPECTS FOR THE FUTURE IN THE COURTS, TREATMENT CENTERS, AND IN RESEARCH.
Index Term(s): Alcoholics; Alcoholism; Drunkenness; Inmates; Offender classification; Offenders
Note: PROCEEDINGS OF INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM AT INST OF PSYCHIATRY, MAUDSLEY HOSPITAL, LONDON, MAY 15-17, 1968
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