Binnie, Ian

Ethical and Legal Perspectives in Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)

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Table of contents

Part I. Overview

1. FASD and Justice: An Historical Perspective
Kenneth R. Warren, Linda L. Chezem

2. FASD and the Denial of Equality
Ian Binnie

3. Prenatal Alcohol Exposure and Abnormal Brain Development – Findings from Basic Research
Kathleen K. Sulik

4. Total Cost of FASD Including the Economics of FASD Associated with Crimes
Nguyen Xuan Thanh, Egon Jonsson

Part II. Definition and Identification of FASD

5. Understanding the Methods for Diagnosing FASD
Sterling Clarren

6. Imaging Brain Structure in FASD
Sarah Treit, Christian Beaulieu

7. Screening and Assessment of FASD in a Youth Justice System: Comparing Different Methodologies
Deepa Singal, Teresa Brown, Sally Longstaffe, Mary Kate Harvie, Trevor Markesteyn, Albert E. Chudley

Part III. Characteristics of People with FASD

8. Social Incompetence of FASD Offenders: Risk-Awareness as a Factor in Criminal Culpability
Stephen Greenspan, George Woods

9. Understanding the Neurobehavioral Deficits and Psycholegal Capacities of Individuals with FASD in the Criminal Justice System
Kaitlyn McLachlan, Carmen Rasmussen

10. FASD in Adult Populations: Clinical and Forensic Considerations
Jerrod Brown, Nikki Freeman, Hal Pickett, Erin Watts, Aaron J. Trnka

Part IV. Sentencing and Support of People with FASD

11. Introduction; FASD and the Revolving Door of Criminal Justice
Fia Jampolsky

12. FASD and Competency to Stand Trial (CST): An Exploratory Review
Jerrod Brown, Jeffrey Haun, Patricia A. Zapf, Tricia Aiken

13. Clinical and Ethical Issues When Completing Decision-Making Capacity Evaluations with People Diagnosed with FASD
Arlin Pachet, Avril J. Keller

14. Legislative Impediments to Judicial Consideration of Moral Blameworthiness in Sentencing FASD Affected Offenders – A Canadian Perspective
Jonathan Rudin

15. The Alberta Youth Criminal Defence Office - A Model of Advocacy for Youth with FASD
Cathy Lane Goodfellow

Part V. Societal Issues

16. Risk, Needs, Responsivity: Rethinking FASD in the Criminal Justice System
Jacqueline Pei, Andrew Burke

17. Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and Firesetting: An Exploratory Review
Jerrod Brown, Anthony P. Wartnik, Sarah Herrick, Kathi Osmonson, Margaret R. Wimberley, Patricia Jones

Keywords: Philosophy, Ethics, Criminology and Criminal Justice, general, Criminal Law, Maternal and Child Health

Publication year
International Library of Ethics, Law, and the New Medicine
Page amount
19 pages
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