Using the algebra of aggression in forensic practice

Edwin Megargee (Florida State University, USA)

The British Journal of Forensic Practice

ISSN: 1463-6646

Publication date: 7 February 2011

Abstract

A conceptual framework for the analysis of aggressive behaviour is described that takes into account both psychological and physiological determinants as well as both personal and situational factors. The system should assist forensic practitioners in making diagnostic and predictive assessments of violent offenders and in formulating individual management and treatment plans.

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Citation

Edwin Megargee (2011) "Using the algebra of aggression in forensic practice", The British Journal of Forensic Practice, Vol. 13 No. 1, pp. 4-11

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DOI

: https://doi.org/10.5042/bjfp.2011.0045

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2011, Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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