Stalking Crimes and Victim Protection: Prevention, Intervention, Threat Assessment, and Case Management

1st Edition

Joseph A. Davis

CRC Press
Published June 26, 2001
Reference - 536 Pages - 20 B/W Illustrations
ISBN 9780849308116 - CAT# 0811

For Instructors Request Inspection Copy

was $170.00

USD$136.00

SAVE ~$34.00

Add to Wish List
FREE Standard Shipping!

Summary

Although stalking is an age-old phenomenon, it is only recently receiving due attention. In a span of just ten years, all fifty states have passed anti-stalking legislation. For the first time, Stalking Crimes and Victim Protection: Prevention, Intervention, Threat Assessment, and Case Management brings together in one source all the research done by professionals in various fields since 1990. It covers all the angles, from the psychological aspects of stalkers to the legal ramifications of stalking.

This comprehensive work emphasizes a multidisciplinary concept and approach. It compiles and assesses studies of law enforcement, legal counsel, medical professionals, forensic mental health professionals, security personnel, and criminologists. These authors combine their academic research and clinical knowledge to provide you with helpful guidelines and suggestions in the areas of victim assistance and predatory stalking including:
  • Intervention
  • Prevention education
  • Risk analysis
  • Threat assessment
  • Case management.

    Editor Joseph A. Davis, Ph.D., a nationally recognized expert in the field of public safety psychology, with a background in both psychology and law, has assembled a team of experienced professionals who have contributed to this comprehensive text, which educates, informs, and raises public awareness of this growing phenomenon. Including several case examples for study and clinical-forensic comparison, Stalking Crimes and Victim Protection will help you provide better services to victims, evaluate the mental state of the stalker, provide assessments of potential threat, and consult on security issues, case management, and safety planning.
  • Instructors

    We provide complimentary e-inspection copies of primary textbooks to instructors considering our books for course adoption.

    Request an
    e-inspection copy

    Share this Title